Refucilo comes from the heart of Mendoza, Argentina: The Uco Valley Region. The Andes mountain range, the climate, the soil, and the artful hands of Casa de Uco created a unique Malbec, a genuine expression of this terroir.
Variety 100% Malbec
Region IG Los Chacayes, Tunuyán, Valle de Uco, Mendoza, Argentina.
Altitude 1,280 m.a.s.l.
Soil Sandy loamy on the surface, deeper it's stony with calcareous lines.
Yield 10,000 kgs/ha.
Harvest April 19th- Hand harvest in 18kg crates.
Elaboration Fermented in concrete vats
Aging 30% in second used French oak barrels during 12 months. Remaining wine placed in concrete vats.
Bottling date September 2015
Alcohol 13.9% vol.
Total acidity 5.10 g/l.
Residual sugar Less than 2 g/lt.