70% Malbec, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Cabernet Franc. 2 days maceration on skins in temperature controlled steel vats; 12 days fermentation with selected yeasts allowed to rise to a maximum of 28°C. The Malbec part of the blend is placed in 3,000 & 5,000-liter foudres and concrete vats, then this same wine is aged in old French oak barrels for 9 months ; While the Cabernet Sauvignon part of the blend is all aged in new wood.
Chakana Estate Red Blend 2017 Valle de Uco, Argentina
Wine: EstateRed Blend
Region: Valle de Uco
Vint. Age: 2017
Color: Deep red color with violet hints.
Nose: Dark fruits and exotic spices with tobacco and mocha hints.
Palate: Elegant, well balanced, harmonious, long persistence with chocolate flavors.