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2017 Mounts Estate Malbec

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Tasting Notes

This wine combines power with richness. Aromas of black plum, pencil lead shavings, and floral incense meld beautifully with the flavors of fresh blackberry, garrigue, and black fruit compote. Boldly structured with gripping tannins, this wine will benefit from cellaring.

Vineyard Designation

Estate Grown

Production Notes

Whole berry destemming, 4 - 5 day cold soak, punchdowns 3 times per day. Native yeast fermentation in small open top, one ton fermenters. Total skin contact 24 days. Barrel aged 20 months in 60% new French oak.
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Vintage 2017
Wine Style Red Wine
Appellation Dry Creek Valley
Harvest Date September 22, 2017
Sugar 26.4 Brix
Acid 5.0 g/l
PH 3.95
Barrel Aging Barrel aged 20 months in 60% new French oak.
Ageability 4 to 10 years
Fermentation Native yeast fermentation in one ton, open top fermenters.
Alcohol % 15.8%
Size 750 ml