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VINOS

Amalaya Malbec

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For centuries, farmers made offerings in hope for a miracle – as Amalaya translates in the local language – for a bountiful harvest. It is located at 1,800 meters above sea level, in the CALCHAQUÍ VALLEY, northwest of Argentina.
The region stands out as one of THE HIGHEST VINEYARDS IN THE WORLD, characterized by its dry climate with no more than 150 mm annual rainfall, with significant thermal amplitude; rocky and sandy soil.

Varietal Composition

MALBEC0%
TANNAT0%
PETIT VERDOT0%

Vineyards Location: Valle Calchaquí, Salta

Ageing: 8 months in French Oak barrels, only 25% of the wine.

TASTING NOTES

Brilliant ruby color with violet edges. Strawberries, raspberries and ripe fruit with touch of pepper and spices aromas. In mouth, flavors of red fruit, spice and hints of vanilla from aging in French oak. Round, soft tannins lead to a delicate, lingering finish.

FOOD PAIRING

Mozzarella pie, potato omelette, meat baked with roasted vegetables, dried pasta with ragu, potato and meat pie, pizza, dark chocolate.