Bodega Cuarto Dominio Chento Malbec

Bodega Cuarto Dominio Chento Malbec 2014

Cultivated in the historic San Carlos Vineyard, Chento Vineyard Selection Malbec is a deep violet wine named after Chento, the guardian of the family vineyards for over 40 years. This Malbec offers a deep, earthy aroma and dark fruit flavors.

 
Style:
Balanced, Earthy, Medium-bodied
Flavor:
Black Fruit, Chocolate, Mineral, Plum, Spices, Violets
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Mendoza
Grapes
Malbec,
Cabernet Franc
Alcohol Percentage
14.00%
Fermentation
The wine goes through a cold, pre-fermentary maceration to preserve primary aromas, then a series of delestages and pumpovers during fermentation for a more balanced extraction. The juice is fermented for about 14 days at low temperatures and is followed by a post-fermentation maceration.
Aging
The wine spends about 10-12 months in 100% French Oak.