Juan Benegas Malbec 2017 Argentina- 750 ml
Named after Federico’s son, Juan. The wine belongs to the ‘family’ line of wines that are all named after Federico’s children and offer fruity, gentle wines at an excellent value.
Winery: Bodega Benegas.
Varietal: 100% Malbec.
Location of vineyards: Uco Valley, Mendoza.
Vinification: Vinification is in concrete vats. Only 50% of the wine is aged in French oak fro 6 months, while the rest remains in concrete until bottling.
Alcohol Content: 14.5%.
Tasting contents: This friendly Malbec delivers big taste for the bucks. Deep purple color with aromas of plums, violets as well as spiced and mineral notes that are typical of wines from the Uco Valley.The partial oak ageing grants it mild vanilla and caramel notes. Gentle in the mouth with well rounded and ripe tannins, balanced acidity and medium-long finish. Malbec is best enjoyed with all sorts of red meat dishes, asado, grilled steaks or lamb, beef or cheese empanadas.