2019 Luigi Bosca Signature Range Pinot Noir

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2019 Luigi Bosca Signature Range Pinot Noir
2019 Luigi Bosca Signature Range Pinot Noir
2019 Luigi Bosca Signature Range Pinot Noir
2019 Luigi Bosca Signature Range Pinot Noir
2019 Luigi Bosca Signature Range Pinot Noir
2019 Luigi Bosca Signature Range Pinot Noir

A genuine terroir wine.

Tasting Notes

Colour

A bright and not so deep ruby red wine

Nose

Delicate aromas, red fruit and spice notes.

Palate

Lively and balanced in the mouth, fine-textured, straightforward and fresh in the palate. Complex character and long finish during which the perfectly integrated toasts resulting from the ageing in French oak barrels can be perceived. It is a varietal exponent of great personality and ageing potential.

Winemaking

The grapes are hand-picked in boxes from 18 to 20 kilograms, clusters are selected, then they are destemmed, and after that the best grains are chosen. The must is macerated in cold for 3 to 5 days at a temperature of 15°C. Afterwards, 50% of must is fermented with selected yeasts in stainless steel tanks, with continuous pillage for a smooth removal. The remaining must is fermented in 600 and 900 liter-French oak barrels that are placed on a roller system in order to achieve a manual remounting effect. Once fermentation is finished, part of the wine is aged in second use oak barrels (previously used for Chardonnay) in which malolactic conversion takes place. Once the ageing process is finished, it is blended with the part that has been kept in stainless steel tanks. Then it is stabilized, filtered and the final blend is bottled. It is stored in the winery for at least a year before market release.

Climate

Continental climate, with a wide range of temperature between day and night, and well-defined seasons which contribute to a good growth of the vines. The altitude and its microclimate are ideal for the grapes since they provide a unique character. Many hours of good sunlight.

Comments by the winemaker

This wine expresses all the features of the Pinot Noir variety when harvested in a cold area. The weather conditions of the 2017 harvest reinforced the grape variety’s fruity character, smooth texture and vibrant acidity.

    Specifications

    Year 2019
    Bottle Size 750ml
    Cultivar 100% Pinot Noir
    Country Argentina
    Alcohol content
    14.2% alc vol 
    Units of Alcohol per Bottle 10.6 units
    Type Red Wine
    Cellaring Potential up to 5 years
    Suggested Serving Temp Between 14°C and 16°C. We suggest decanting the wine at least one hour before drinking.
    Food Matches Perfect to pair with special dishes such as grilled prawns, magret de canard with pepper, or pasta ai funghi
    Dietary Information Vegetarian & Vegan approved
    Allergen Information Contains sulphites
    Appellation
    Mendoza