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El Philosopho Malbec 2016

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VARIETIES

Malbec (90%), Ancellotta (5%), Cabernet Franc (5%)

ALCOHOL CONTENT

15.00 % Abv

VINTAGE 

2016

ORIGINS

Las Pintadas, Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina 

TASTING NOTES 

From Anima Mundi this is our third collaboration coming from and very small area called ‘Las Pintadas’ in Tunuyan. The label says ‘Ma?bec’ for a reason. It is predominantly Malbec blended with Ancellota – a little known Italian variety that is gaining traction in Argentina and a touch of Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc. Rich and dark, black cherry and cassis, with a little prune and raisin giving some ripeness. Floral and dark at the same time, complex and juicy on the palate.