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Catena Malbec 2017

75cl

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Catena Malbec 2017

£15.78
£15.78
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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2017 Other vintages
2018 and 2016
Appellation:Mendoza (Cuyo, Argentina)
Winery: Bodega Catena Zapata
Volume: 75cl
Grapes: Malbec
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14,1%
Bodega Catena Zapata produces this Catena Malbec 2017 (£94.66), a red wine from the region of Mendoza that contains malbec of 2017 and has an alcoholic content of 14,1%. The Catena Malbec 2017 is the ideal red to combine with grilled meats and salmon. Drinks&Co users reviewed this red wine with 4 of 5 points while renowned wine guides give the following ratings: robert parker: 91.

Description of Catena Malbec 2017

Catena Malbec 2017 (Malbec)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: Intense purple, with violet reflections.
  • Nose: Concentrated aromas of ripe red and black fruits, enriched with delicate floral notes (violet and lavender), vanilla and mocha.
  • Mouth: Soft and concentrated taste; notes of blueberries, blackberries, leather and cinnamon; well integrated tannins; good acidity and minerality; very long finish.

NAME OF ORIGIN: Mendoza

VINEYARD: Bodega Catena Zapata

GRAPES: 100% Malbec.

PREPARATION: Fermentation in barriques for 32 days at a temperature of 24º-26ºC; délestage, fulling and pumping over; malolactic fermentation carried out.

AGING: In American and French wooden barrels for 14 months.

PAIRING: Roast turkey, grilled meats, salmon, pasta with tomato sauce.

SERVING TEMPERATURE: 16º-18ºC

ALCOHOL: 13.5%

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How to serve

Consumption temp.

16-18ºC

The Winery

Bodega Catena Zapata

Bodega Catena Zapata

In 1994, Nicolas and his team were confident they had identified the best lots for growing Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon and Malbec. First, Jose Galante, winemaker since 1975, bottling a small cut grapes from the oldest and most uniform batches of Uxmal vineyard (which later was called because of its location Agrelo vineyard in the district of Agrelo). 300 cases were divided wine Catena Alta Cabernet Sauvignon.

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Reviews of Catena Malbec 2017

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4 /5

TASTING NOTES:View: Intense purple, with violet reflections.Nose: Concentrated aromas of ripe red and black fruits, enriched with delicate floral notes (violet and lavender), vanilla and mocha.Mouth: Soft and concentrated taste; notes of blueberries, blackberries, leather and cinnamon; well integrated tannins; good acidity and minerality; very long finish.NAME OF ORIGIN: MendozaVINEYARD: Bodega Catena ZapataGRAPES: 100% Malbec.PREPARATION: Fermentation in barriques for 32 days at a temperature of 24º-26ºC; délestage, fulling and pumping over; malolactic fermentation carried out.AGING: In American and French wooden barrels for 14 months.PAIRING: Roast turkey, grilled meats, salmon, pasta with tomato sauce.SERVING TEMPERATURE: 16º-18ºCALCOHOL: 13.5%
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Reviews of other vintages of Catena Malbec 201720182016

4/5

This red tastes smoky. Very soft.
The most acidic of Bodega Catena Zapata.
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4/5

At a friend's wedding.
Red ruby colour with reddish brown tinges. Main smell of caramel. It has a slight smoky flavour and it is very light, as well.
Highly recommend to drink it with friends at a barbecue.
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