Vaglio 2019 'Aggie' Malbec, Uco Valley
Item Number: 15568
Sub Region: Uco Valley
Appellation/AVA: Uco Valley
Estate Grown Wine: No
Vineyard Designation: Espíritu Vineyard
Grape(s): 100% Malbec
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Soil Type: Sandy loam with stones
Elevation: 3,838 feet
#35 on James Suckling Top 100 Argentina of 2020
Vineyard Notes: Vaglio Aggie Malbec is sourced from the Espíritu Vineyard in Gualtallary, Uco Valley. The vineyard is located at 3,838 feet above sea level. It was planted in 2008 and is comprised of sandy loam with a stony profile.
Winemaking Notes : Aggie matures for 11 months in 2nd and 3rd use oak barrels. The wine is aged in bottle a minimum of 6 months before release.
Tasting Notes: The wine shows notes of butterscotch, chocolate, and baked blueberry pie sprinkled with powdered sugar. A creamy midpalate laced with hazelnuts rounds out this mineral-driven Malbec.