SalenteinBarrel Selection Malbec 2020Product code: 15743
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Salentein Barrel Selection Malbec delivers an opulent experience for sophisticated palates. Made from grapes cultivated in Argentina's Uco Valley, this wine offers an intoxicating blend of rich flavours and aromas. Its expressive bouquet stems from a year-long maturation in French oak barrels, highlighting sumptuous notes of ripe red fruits, complemented by hints of vanilla and sweet spices. The wine's intense ruby-red hue hints at its full-bodied flavour profile; robust tannins and an enduring finish lend it a remarkable complexity. Salentein Barrel Selection Malbec is truly an ode to the mastery of old-world winemaking, perfect for every special occasion.
Deep red-purple coloured wine, very intense nose with notes of ripe blackberry, blueberry and redcurrant, with subtle hints of violet. The silky palate has a crisp, balancing acidity which shows the fruit and floral notes backed by vanilla on the lingering finish.
About the Winery
Salentein winery, nestled in the breathtaking landscapes of Argentina's Uco Valley, is renowned for fine winemaking and an exquisite wine tasting experience. Known for its exceptional quality, the winery produces an array of wines, capturing the quintessence of Argentina's spirit and vineyard bounty. With a fascinating blend of tradition and innovation, Salentein winery proudly stands at the forefront of Argentine viticulture.
The vineyard spreads across an expansive land, splayed out in the shadow of the towering Andes. This unique geographical setting provides the ideal conditions for cultivating the finest grapes, imparting the wines with striking complexity and character. The winery boasts a collection of both red and white wines, including the internationally revered Malbec and a delicate, nuanced Chardonnay. Salentein's wines deliver a symphony of flavours, ready to be explored by any discerning wine enthusiast.
But the wine isn’t the only draw at Salentein. The winery itself, with its avant-garde architecture, is a visual feast. In addition, it is home to the ‘Killka’, a cultural epicentre that houses art exhibitions, a sophisticated restaurant, and a spot for wine lovers to engage in various learning experiences. Visitors to the winery often savour a guided tour followed by a delightful gastronomic experience paired with Salentein's exceptional wines.
Like a gem shining at the heart of Argentina's wine country, Salentein leaves its visitors astounded with its fusion of art, culture, and winemaking expertise. It offers not just wine, but a comprehensive sensory journey. A visit to Salentein is, indeed an invitation to indulge in the soul-stirring alchemy of nature and humanity's skill. Whether you are a wine aficionado, or just a casual enthusiast, Salentein winery promises to leave a unforgettable mark with it's mesmerising presence.