Malbec with fruity and fresh aromas in which black cherries and plum stand out, followed by white pepper, vanilla and tabacco notes given by its aging in oak. In mouth, this is a wine with a soft texture and balanced acidity.
El Alto Vineyard is located in Ugarteche, in the southern part of Luján de Cuyo, at 1,050 meters (3,445 feet) above sea level. The soils range from sandy loam to clay loam, with variable content of stone. The climate typically presents warm days and cool nights, with an average temperature variation of 14 °C (57.2 °F) and an average annual rainfall of 250 mm (9.8 in). The vines yield 12 tons per hectare, and they are grown in espaliers, using drip irrigation. At Doña Paula, our vineyards have always been managed using sustainable agricultural practices.
Fermentation in concrete tanks with 14 days of maceration. Aging in contact with medium toasted French oak for 6 months.