Familia Mayol, Bonarda 750ml
Composition: Single Vineyard 100% Bonarda.
Source: Pircas Vineyard. Vista Flores, Uco Valley, Mendoza. Old vine Bonarda planted in 1973 at an altitude of 1,020 meters / 3,346 feet. Average annual rainfall is 250 mm / 9.8 in. The soil at Pircas Vineyard is alluvial with a composition of loam and loam mixed with lime at a depth of 1 to 1,5 meters.
Winemaking: Hand harvested in plastic boxes. Destemmed but not crushed (whole berries). Fermented in stainless steel tanks with temperature control. Cold maceration during pre-fermentation. Malolactic was spontaneously produced in stainless steel.
Style: Intense color. Blue and violet hues. Medium-bodied Bonarda. Spices, black fruits, blueberries and blackberries, and subtle acidity on the palate. Typical varietal character with a hint of minty eucalyptus.