Bodegas KrontirasDoña Silvina Malbec 2019Product code: 7216
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Bodegas Krontiras Doña Silvina Malbec is a regal Argentinian red wine that effortlessly blends complexity and elegance. Steeped in tradition, this Cuvee is meticulously created in a certified organic and biodynamic vineyard in Mendoza. It boasts luscious layers of ripe blackberry, plum, and cherry, enwrapped in hints of cocoa and vanilla. Earthy undertones add depth, while balanced acidity ensures a smooth finish. Matured in French oak barrels for 12 months, Doña Silvina Malbec delivers a rich, opulent mouthfeel that's delightfully persistent. Captivating on the palate and velvet to the finish, it's an exemplary accompaniment to daring cuisine.
A true expression of the Argentine Malbec, its color is deep purple and its nose gives aromas of mature plum, vanilla and chocolate. Its body is full, its acidity balanced and its finish long and persistent. Its aging potential is 5+ years.
About the Winery
Bodegas Krontiras is one of Argentina's most distinguished wineries nestled in the heart of Mendoza, a region recognised internationally for its outstanding production of wine. The vineyard's noble ancestry traces back to Greek entrepreneur Konstantinos Krontiras and his wife, distinguished Argentinean architect Silvina Krontiras.
The vision behind the creation of Bodegas Krontiras was to cultivate wines that reflect the richness of the Argentinean terroir while embodying a sustainable, biodynamic philosophy. The vineyards stretch across 21 hectares of fertile land, capturing the essence of Mendoza's vibrant sun and pure subterranean waters in every grape. Stepping foot into this winery is a true testament not just to the art of wine-making, but also the harmonious balance between man and nature.
In the pursuit of unrivalalled quality, Bodegas Krontiras follows Demeter certified biodynamic farming principles. This approach relies on natural rhythms and cycles, foregoes the use of synthetic pesticides, and fosters biodiversity in the vineyard; making Bodegas Krontiras an island of life in contrast to mono-culture wine growing.
The winery is also home to an awe-inspiring cellar, a construction of sun-dried brick, estaca wood and natural stone. It is equipped with state-of-the-art technology to ensure the wine-making process adheres to an uncompromising standard of excellence. Here, everything from fermentation to bottling, is done with meticulous attention to detail.
In terms of the wine, Bodegas Krontiras is best known for its resplendent Malbec and vibrant Cabernet Sauvignon, wines which exhibit a complexity flavour profile that truly stands out among their peers. These vintages exemplify the marriage between traditional European method and Argentinean passion, resulting in a wine that is both robust and harmonious in nature.
In conclusion, Bodegas Krontiras is not just a winery, it’s a statement of commitment to the land which gives it life,; it's a destination where you can imbibe the heart of Argentina with each sip.