Angélica Vineyard

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  • Namesake: Nicolás Catena Zapata's mother
  • District: Lunlunta
  • Region: Maipú
  • Planted in: Circa 1930
  • Altitude: 3018' (920 m)
  • Soil: Adjacent to dry river bed. Light gravel, loam and clay.
  • Top Soil Depth: 2.62' (0.80m)
  • Subsoil Type: Alluvial round rocks
  • Average Temperature: 60.8°F (16°C)
  • Thermal Amplitude: 56.3°F (13,5°C)
  • Planted Varieties: Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon.
  • Malbec Description: Plum and red fruit flavors and aromas. Full yet soft mouthfeel. Soft silky tannins.
  • Cabernet Sauvignon Description: Black fruit and mint. Fine, grainy tannins.