Wine Malbec Verdot "Finca Los Nobles", 2010
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Reviews of purchase Malbec Verdot "Finca Los Nobles", 2010
The wine is a deep dark cherry color.
In saturation, volume taste with a wonderfully balanced acidity and ripe tannins dominate velvety tones of black fruit and spices. Long refreshing aftertaste noted delicate nuances of vanilla.
Elegant, pretty intense bouquet of wine in the process of aeration reveals fascinating flavors of blackberry, black currant and ripe plums, combined with delicate notes of violets and toast.
The wine is perfect to accompany venison, lamb meat, stews and other dishes of red and white meat, it also serves pasta with cheese sauce and hard cheeses.
Vineyard "Los Nobles", which is grown in the dominant grape variety Malbec blend and Verde, located at an altitude of 1,050 meters above sea level. The soil here is sandy limestone and clay permeable soil of alluvial origin supported by gravel and pebbles. The average age of the vines is 90 years. After hand-picking the grapes and fermentation takes place desteblyatsiyu in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature of 28 ° C. Then the wine is placed in new French oak barrels for malolactic fermentation and aging for 18 months. The wine is bottled unfiltered. Wine storage capacity - 20 years.
Luigi Bosca winery is one of the oldest in the region of Mendoza with more than hundred years of history, rich tradition, experience and deep knowledge of the values of the region. Leoncio Aris arrived in Mendoza in 1890, where he began working in the company of his uncle, who was involved in the sale of wines. In 1901 there was the first vineyard of the family. Since 1908 Leoncio began managing the family farm. Very interesting is the fact that the winery got its name in honor of a family friend and winemaker - Luigi Bosca, not in honor of Leoncio Aris. The thing is that my brother Leoncio while already started another business, who gave his name, and the name of his mother - Ferrari did not fit because there were already known worldwide Ferrari cars, as well as Italian winery with exactly the same name. But despite this, the son Leoncio - Saturnino Aris later came up with a slogan that read: "our wine is as unique as Ferrari". But this philosophy has not been fully implemented, as Aris never added to the value of their fine wines as impressive margin for the brand. As well as the Italian engineers and designers improve their machines, the current director of Luigi Bosca - Alberto Ariza, believes that only forward movement makes a truly great winery. One of the main advantages of the company is the ability to combine tradition and innovation.
With vineyards economy Luigi Bosca offers wonderful views of the Andes, the neighborhood that creates an excellent climate for growing grapes. Experts believe that many millions of years ago, this land was the bottom of the ocean, so prevalent in the soils of clay, pebbles and tektites. Grow grapes here perfectly reflects the terroir, in the process of maturation which conducts research and tests to determine the optimal maturity. Grape harvest is carried out manually. During aging of wine in oak barrels Checking and topping up twice a week, and to release the carbon dioxide that enters the wine, before closing drums rattle them gently with a wooden hammer. In short, everything is done at the winery in order to protect, preserve and express the character of delicious grapes.