Ultimate Beverage Challenge 90 points - Lush, dark, and brambly nose with hints of cocoa and iron. Rich, sweet, and decadent marionberry on the palate with suggestions of pepper and marjoram that lead into an equally sumptuous and dark finish. (Jun 2016)
This Malbec has an intense aroma of red fruit, especially plums, with hints of vanilla and a subtle hint of coffee. In the mouth is young, brash and lively. The fruit and the wood is percievedthrough its sweet and round tannins.
|Alta Vista is a French family-owned winery that focuses on the production of high altitude, site-specific wines. The family’s winemaking knowledge and passion, together with its former ownership of the famous champagne house Piper-Heidsieck, provided the impetus to create a harmonious French-Argentine fusion. Years of research brought them to the top growing regions of Mendoza, an area best suited for the creation of terroir-expression wines.