2018 Argento 'Finca Altamira' Organic Malbec Mendoza

$24.95
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The Finca Altamira vineyard sits at above 3500 feet, organic from birth and Fairtrade certified. This award-winning beauty is a wine you can feel good about buying by the caseload - Look at you, saving the planet one delicious glass at a time! The unique terroir and minimal intervention brings about a wine with incredible fruit purity, intensity and freshness. Long and juicy, with a complex finish and great mineral character, if you love Argentine Malbec, this wine in a clear winner.

Bodega Argento is located at Cruz de Piedra in the Central Region of Mendoza, surrounded by vineyards and olive trees at the foot of the Andes mountain range. Producing many different grape varieties including Tempranillo, Malbec, Cabernet Franc, Riesling, Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay and sparkling wines, Bodega Argento is dedicated to crafting wines that emphasize the hallmarks of the Argento style – fruit purity, vibrancy and elegance.

Varietal:
Malbec
Vintage:
2018
Appellation:
Mendoza
Sub-Appellation:
Lujan de Cuyo
Vineyard:
Finca Altmira
Total Varietal Composition %:
100% Malbec
Alcohol %:
14.8%
SKU #:
1045507
Size:
750 ml Bottle
JS92

James Suckling

Plenty of blueberry, blackberry and dark-chocolate aromas and flavors. Full-bodied and chewy, yet polished and enticing. Give it a year or two to soften even more.