Reserve Malbec 2017

$35.00

Flagship Estate Reserve Malbec 2017. Bottled under premium natural cork, which is our seal of choice for all our reserve red wines. Brilliant with a complex blend of aromas of dark fruits, cherry, plum, tobacco and vanilla notes. It is full, rich and round with ample volume, soft tannins and a long finish. Awarded 94 points at Wineshowcase

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Description

CONTEMPLATION MALBEC
Vintage 2017
Grape variety 100% Malbec from our Single Vineyard
GI – Altitude Pyrenees – 288m A.S.L.
Location Lamplough – Avoca – VICTORIA – Duplex Texture Soils
Harvested March 2017
Vinification 21 days @ 24⁰-27⁰C – Full malo-lactic
Aging 18 month French oak medium plus toast
TASTING NOTES
Colour Intense ruby colour
Nose Dark red fruit, such as cherry and plum, and spicy tobacco notes
Palate Rich and spicy displaying typical varietal with great balance between acidity and intense fruit flavours
TECHNICAL DETAILS
Alcohol 13% Vol
Residual Sugar 0.2 g/L – Fermented to dryness
Total Acidity 6.6 g/L
pH 3.60
Bottling Jan 2019
RECOMMENDATIONS
Cellaring Excellent for long term cellaring
Serving Temperature Room temperature 16⁰ to 18⁰C
Serving Suggestions Lamb, red meat and hard cheeses

 

Kg/btl/pckg & carton size 1-12 btls

Weight 1.327 kg
Dimensions 33 × 22 × 32 cm