FA by Familia Arzuaga Malbec Intense Reserve
Elegant and balanced, this typical Malbec from the Uco Valley reflects the new tendency in winemaking to enhance the characteristics of the region where the grapes come from, allowing you to discover the taste of the fruit and varietal typicity.
This wine has a deep purple color with aromas of cherry, plum, and notes of black pepper. Its flavor is elegant on the palate with silky, sweet, and incense tannins. It also offers subtle notes of vanilla and chocolate, a product of its contact with oak. This malbec pairs wonderfully with BBQ beef, and grilled seasoned vegetables, but it's also great for just sipping on its own.
ABOUT THE REGION: This wine comes from the Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina, a unique land at the foothills of the Andes mountains.The grapes of our Malbec come from vineyards at altitudes between 3000 and 4000 feet where the intense sunlight, coupled with cool night temperatures and mineral-rich irrigation from the mountain's snowmelt, translating to dazzlingly bright, aromatic, and rich flavors. This land is considered the best area in the world for the production of Malbec.
Varietal content: 100% Malbec Alcohol: 13.8% by vol.
Winery: S.C.S./TANANDES Winemaker: Jose Hinojosa