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Cuarenta Malbec, Bodega 40/40 – Argentina

£20.00

Information

Organic, Bold Classic bMalbec from Mendoza, subtle hints of oak with touches of vanilla, spice and dark currants.

What’s in a name? 40/40 – the family estate is in Ugarteche, south of Mendoza city, which you find at ‘km 40’ on Route 40, the main highway running through Mendoza – it spans the entire length of Argentina from Bolivia to Tierra del Fuego.

vigneron: Lucas Pfister
country: Ugarteche, Mendoza - Argentina
type: Red
grape: 100% Malbec
bottle size: 75cl

Manual harvested 20 kg boxes / Destemmed with (7-10%) whole bunch / Stainless vat fermentation / Maceration around 20 days / Indigenous yeast and an ambient ferment / Nature of maturation – barrel. 225l for 12 months on lees (6 - 8 yr. old barrels) / malolactic is done in barrel with indigenous bacteria / Very light filtration before bottling to avoid Mendoza man eating spiders getting into the bottle / No Fining / Moderate use of sulphur

packaging & delivery

Deliveries are made once a week on Fridays. You must have made your purchase by 10pm on Sunday and all deliveries will be made on the following Friday.

click and collect info

The Click and collect point is situated at hicce mkt, the downstairs courtyard entrance to wolf and badger in the Coal Drops Yard.
 Please email orders@hicce.co.uk for any customer enquiries.

Collection times:
Friday between 2-7pm
Saturday between 10-6pm
Sunday between 11-3pm