CA DE CALLE 2015 GRAN RESERVA RED BLEND
ABOUT THE WINE
Vintage: 2015 | Wine Type: Red Wine
Varietal: Blend (65% Malbec, 12% Petit Verdot, 10% Bonarda, 8% Cab Sauv, 5% Syrah)
Origin: Argentina | Appellation: Perdriel, La Consulta, and Altamira, Mendoza
Elaboration: Hand harvested from top parcels of organically farmed grapes. Carefully sorted. Cellar work using gravity flow. All lots kept separate until final blend is determined. Aged 12 months in French oak barrels.
Winemaker: Kirk Ermisch and Sergio Montiel
Dark purple color. Forward nose of toasty plums, black cherry, and lilac flowers. On the palate the wine is rich and full, with layers of berry flavors and a hint of bittersweet chocolate. Finishes soft with balancing acidity.
Production: 600 cases | Alcohol: 14.5% | TA: 5.2 g/l | Residual Sugar: 1.2 g/l | pH: 3.65
PRESS & POINTS
2015 - 90 Points, Wine Advocate
2013 - Decanter, "Highly Recommended"
2013 - 90 Points, Wine Advocate
2013 - Gold Medal, Malbec al Mundo, 2015
2012 - 91 Points, Tim Atkin
2011 - 90 Points, Wine Enthusiast
2011 - Grand Gold Medal (Double Gold) 96 Points, World Malbec Competition
2011 - 92 Points, "Exceptional," Beverage Tasting Institute
2010 - 90 Points, Robert Parker's Wine Advocate