Mauricio Lorca Opalo Syrah 2007 (6 x 750mL), Mendoza, Argentina

Mauricio Lorca Opalo Syrah 2007 (6 x 750mL), Mendoza, Argentina

Showcasing the bery best of the fruit of the region Mauricio Lorca does not use oak, even in his premium collection Opalo. This wine therefore remains a very loyal expression of terroir and is highly limited production, only one bottle per plant. Perfect varietal typicity. Deep garnet-red colour. Very expressive, spicy aromas of mint, strawberry and subtle smoke. Good depth on the palate. Very good structure, smoothness, elegance and infinitely long finish. Very versatile.

Food Matching: Good partner for seasoned white and red meat, rice, stews, and pastry. Ideal with chocolate, dairy desserts, and dried fruits.

Grape Variety: 100% Syrah (Shiraz)

Region: Mendoza, Argentina

Vineyard: Vista Flores, Uco Valley

Time of Harvest: Second week of April

Altitude: 1050m

Harvest Method: Hand picked

Viticulture & Winemaking: Fruit was hand picked in 18kg boxes. Alcoholic and malolactic fermentation occurs in concrete vats. This wine has not been aged in oak barrels in order to achieve maximum expression of terroir. This is an unfiltered wine. Highly limited production, one bottle per plant.

Oak Ageing: No oak.

Winemaker: Mauricio Lorca

Alcohol: 14% vol.

Volume: 750ml

Residual Sugar: 1.8 gr/ litre

Standard Drinks: 8.3

Best Served: 16°-18°

Cellaring: Ready to drink now. (260514-46)

Overview

Mauricio Lorca Opalo Syrah 2007 (6 x 750mL), Mendoza, Argentina

Showcasing the bery best of the fruit of the region Mauricio Lorca does not use oak, even in his premium collection Opalo. This wine therefore remains a very loyal expression of terroir and is highly limited production, only one bottle per plant. Perfect varietal typicity. Deep garnet-red colour. Very expressive, spicy aromas of mint, strawberry and subtle smoke. Good depth on the palate. Very good structure, smoothness, elegance and infinitely long finish. Very versatile.

Food Matching: Good partner for seasoned white and red meat, rice, stews, and pastry. Ideal with chocolate, dairy desserts, and dried fruits.

Grape Variety: 100% Syrah (Shiraz)

Region: Mendoza, Argentina

Vineyard: Vista Flores, Uco Valley

Time of Harvest: Second week of April

Altitude: 1050m

Harvest Method: Hand picked

Viticulture & Winemaking: Fruit was hand picked in 18kg boxes. Alcoholic and malolactic fermentation occurs in concrete vats. This wine has not been aged in oak barrels in order to achieve maximum expression of terroir. This is an unfiltered wine. Highly limited production, one bottle per plant.

Oak Ageing: No oak.

Winemaker: Mauricio Lorca

Alcohol: 14% vol.

Volume: 750ml

Residual Sugar: 1.8 gr/ litre

Standard Drinks: 8.3

Best Served: 16°-18°

Cellaring: Ready to drink now. (260514-46)

Region:
IMPORTED - Argentina
State:
Imported
Country:
Argentina