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FLECHAS de los ANDES – Gran Malbec

 

 

Designation GRAN MALBEC
Vineyard Size -
Soil type Loam from alluvial origin, increasing the proportion of stones in the subsoil.
Vine varieties 100 % Malbec
Planting density 5500 vines per hectare
Average vine age
Vine growing conditions
Pruning method
Grape harvesting Handpicking during April
Vinification Grape reception: Manual selection before and after destemming, then to stainless steel tanks by simple gravity. Cold Maceration pre-fermentation: 7 days. 10° Celsius. Maceration/Fermentation: 10-15 days 24-28° Celsius. Post-Fermentative Maceration: 10-15 days 24-28° Celsius. Duration of maceration: 30 days. Malolatic Fermentation: Spontaneous Fermentation during 20 days- 18° Celsius.
Maturing Aging: In new oak French barrels (33%), in second filling French barrels (33%), in stainless steel tanks (33%). During 12 months. Barrels: oak french barrels, fine grain, mid toast. 225 lts.