COUNTRY/REGION: Argentina/Uco Valley.
GRAPE VARIETIES: 100% Tempranillo.
This is a wine of great structure with notes of tobacco, lether and chocolate. It can be enjoyed now but will also age beautifully over several years.
VINEYARDS: Zuccardi Q Tempranillo is sourced from selected old vines from Santa Rosa vineyards in Mendoza.
VINTAGE: A cool summer and Autumn rains led to an early harvest with lower than normal alcohol levels.
WINEMAKING: Selected bunches. Tanks are filled by gravity. Fermented in concrete vats with native yeast with a soft extraction by delestage and pigeage. Skin maceration after fermentation for 20-25 days. Full malolactic fermentation and oak ageing.