Region: Mendoza, Uco Valley
Grape Variety: 100% Malbec
Aging Potential: Drink now through 2023
Serving Temperature: 16 ~ 18 °C
Alcohol Level: 13.5%
Sourced from Mendoza’s high altitude Uco Valley, this blend is meant to showcase the cool climate style of Malbec. Intense floral aromatics, dark fruit flavors, rich texture and a bright, fresh finish – cool climate Malbec. The wine is aged for 6 months in French oak, 5% new.
TintoNegro, meaning “black wine” in Spanish, is meant to celebrate the essence of Malbec in Mendoza. Known for its dark, blackish color, Malbec is definitely a Tinto Negro.
TintoNegro wines are meant to reflect the heart and soul of Malbec in Mendoza. The portfolio explores the terroirs of Mendoza where Malbec does best, gradually isolating unique vineyard sites and winemaking techniques which can showcase the heights of concentration and complexity to which Malbec can aspire.
TintoNegro was born of the long time friendship and professional collaboration of Alejandro Sejanovich and Jeff Mausbach, colleagues at Bodega Catena Zapata for almost 15 years.
|Serving Temperature||16 ~ 18 °C|
|Grape Variety||100% Malbec|
|Wine Closure||Natural Cork|
|Cellaring||Ready to Drink / Keep|
|Bottle Size||75 cl|
|Food Pairing||Grilled meats, Red meats|
|Robert Parker||89 Points|