Falernia Malbec Reserva
100% Malbec. Deep purple-red in color. Aromas of rose petals, violets and white pepper on the nose. Bright on the palate with succulent blackberries and spiced game finish. Lush and very pure.
Falernia: Altitude with Attitude
Grapes: 100% Malbec
Region: Elqui Valley
Altitude: 1,950 feet above sea level
Soil: Alluvial soil, sandy.
Vine Age: 7 years
Vine Density: 2,000 vines per acre
Time of Harvest: Late March
Vinification Process: The grapes are de-stemmed, crushed and fermented in stainless steel tanks equipped with pistons in order to simulate the traditional method of hand-punching down the skins as they are driven to the surface.
Aging Process: After malolactic fermentation 30% of the wine is aged in French oak barrels for 8 months before blending, finishing and bottling.
Alcohol Content: 14.50%
Winemaker: Giorgio Flessati
Cellaring: Up to 5 years
|Dimensions||12.6 × 9.4 × 12.0 in|
|Bottles per Case||
750 ml: 12 bottles per case