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Argentina, Uco Valley - Mendoza region

Antucura

Antucura Calcura 2012

90 pts Tanzer/Vinous - Delivers excellent intensity and a seductively creamy texture to its dark fruit flavors.

Tasting Notes



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In view denotes intense and brilliant ruby, red color. The nose is perceived highly expressive ripe plums, cherries, strawberries with hints of spices and nuts. The palate entry is sweet, good concentration and volume, firm tannins that will give longevity.

Awards, Reviews and other Notes

90 pts Tanzer/Vinous
(aged in new French oak): Dark ruby-red. Blackberry, cassis, licorice and spicy oak on the nose, along with a touch of violet; much darker in fruit character than the Tani Vineyard Cabernet Franc. Delivers excellent intensity and a seductively creamy texture to its dark fruit flavors. Finishes bright and long, with the firm tannic spine to support a graceful evolution in bottle.

Winemaker Notes

Varietal Composition of wine:Cabernet Sauvignon 34%, Merlot 33%, Malbec 33%. Wood aging parameters (type of wood, age of barrels, time in barrels): Twelve months in French oak barrels. Then in bottle for six months in controlled settings until obtains a bouquet typical of the terrain in Vista Flores. Soils and elevation: Height of the vineyard: 1.000 mts. above sea level. Soil: Limestone, alluvial origin with gravel in the subsoil, originating from a very rocky soil.


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858441006347

Alcohol: 14.8%
Total Acidity: 5.93 g/l
pH: 3.9
Residual Sugar: 2.40 g/l
Free/Total Sulfur: 85 mg/l

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