AYNI

MALBEC – GRAVAS

Varietal Composition: 100% Malbec.

Origin: Finca Ayni, Altamira, Valle de Uco, Mendoza.

Altitude: 1100 meters.

Vituculture: Organic, certified in transition.

Soil: Sandy loam over calcium carbonate coated gravels, 0 to 50 cm deep

Climate: Cool average temperatures and nights with wide thermal amplitude, relatively more humid than other areas of Mendoza.

Ageing: Oak barrels of 3000 liters and 5000 liters foudres, 12 months.

Parcel wine, from parts of the vineyards where gravels covered by a thick layer of calcium carbonate emerge up to the surface. Extremely poor soil. Only 2000 bottles produced.

VintageScores and Awards (*)
201594 TA, 17+ JH

(*) WA: Wine Advocate (Robert Parker); WS: Wine Spectator; W&S: Wine and Spirits; ST: International Wine Cellars (Stephen Tanzer); WE: Wine Enthusiast; DS: Descorchados (Patricio Tapia); JS: James Suckling; TA: Tim Atkin; DWA: Decanter Wine Awards; IWC: International Wine Challenge. MV: Mundus Vini; GLD: Gold, TR: Trophy