Terroir Selection Malbec

Alta Vista

Terroir Selection Malbec

Region: Argentina / Mendoza

Terroir Selection Malbec is made from a blend of five vineyards in Lujan de Cujo and Valle de Uco, each bringing different characteristics to the wine. Lujan de Cujo contributes elements of ripe, mouth filling fruit that is very long on the palate, while Valle de Uco supplies strength and young, primary fruit aromas and roundness in the mouth. Terroir Selection Malbec is aged in French oak barrels (new, one- and two-year old) for 12 months and in bottle for 6 months.

92 Points

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2012 vintage
91 Points


2013 vintage
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tasting note

Spicy, fresh, ripe fruit aromas, with lively acidity, great volume, soft tannins and a long finish.

food pairing

This wine is a great match with grilled ribeye or NY strip steak, roast fowl, and pork with herbs or Latin spices.

points of distinction

  • Blend of best terroirs: Luján de Cuyo adds a ripe, mouth-filling fruit character that's very long on the palate; Valle de Uco gives bold, young primary fruit aromas and roundness in the mouth
  • Low yields of only 1 bottle per vine
  • Average rating 90/91 from major publications since vintage 2002
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Alta Vista's Terroir Expression Winemakers® became the first in Argentina to produce single vineyard Malbec wines, each representing the unique characteristics of their high elevation, estate vineyards.

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