Huarpe Wines Taymente Malbec 2009
Huarpe's 50-year old vineyards located in Barrancas, Maipo, Mendoza. Altitude 780 meters above sea level. Yield of 7 tons per hectare. Manual selection in March. Double selection performed both in vineyard and at the winery.
100% Malbec. In the 19th Century, the Toso family was among the Italian pioneers that established viticulture in Mendoza, Argentina. Today, the family's winemaking tradition continues with Huarpe Wines, named after the first inhabitants of Mendoza. Taymente, which means "roots of eternal life" in the Huarpe language, is sourced from the family's high-altitude vineyards located in Argentina's premier wine region.