Price:  £11.50 | Case Rate: £10.92
Ex Tax: £9.58

Trapiche - Melodias Winemaker's Selection Malbec 2019

Information

  • Country: Argentina
  • Wine Region: Mendoza
  • Wine Maker: Daniel Pi
  • Grape: Malbec
  • Grape Percentage: 100%
  • Alcohol Percentage: 13.5%
  • Unit Quantity (ml): 750
Food Matching

Food Matching

Match it with beetroot and fennel risotto with goat cheese.

Duty/Vat Paid

Wine tasting notes

A juicy, medium bodied wine with notes of ripe plums, black cherries and a touch of sweet spice.

Winery Information

Trapiche

Trapiche was founded in 1883, making it one of Argentina’s oldest wine producers and they are now the country’s largest exported premium wine brand. Their exceptional grapes are sourced from a variety of extraordinary vineyards throughout Mendoza, which enables a richness of diversity to be displayed in their extensive portfolio of unique and premium wines. Trapiche are bio-dynamic producers, with vineyards encompassing more than 2,470 acres, and they also obtain grapes from over 200.. read more

Vinification Notes

The grapes are hand harvested by bunch selection to ensure that the best fruit is chosen. The bunches are destemmed followed by fermentation and maceration for over 25 days. The wine undergoes gentle pneumatic pressing followed by natural malolactic fermentation. The wine is aged for 9 months in a mix of French and American oak barrels before being filtered and bottled.