Amalaya Malbec Blend (375ML half-bottle) 2010
Other Red Blends from Argentina
The wine is deep ruby red with bright, purple tones. It is very fruity, with intense aromas of cherry, raspberry and black berries such as mulberry. It has a soft chocolate touch due to oaking. The taste is fresh with a high fruit expression and spicy notes of white pepper. It is easy to drink due to its soft and round tannins. Enjoy this wine with grilled meats including game, duck, red pasta sauces, hearty... View More
There is an inner tension to this wine manifest in its red fruit and acidity, in
a prickle on the tongue and a crispness to the fruit. On the surface, scents
of ripe fruit and chestnuts speak of the power of the Sun in the heights of
Salta. The texture is unctuous and soft, coating every corner of the palate.
Ripe yet fresh black plums, strawberries, white pepper and spice aromas
carry through a fleshy and well-groomed palate.
Amalaya is an exquisite representation of the unique weather and soil conditions in Argentina's Northern Calchaqui Valley that also honors the heritage of the indigenous Calchaqui people. The name Amalaya is rooted in the beliefs of the Calchaqui to keep the gods of nature happy and to strive for an equilibrium of forces to assure sustainability over time. The most worshiped goddess is “Pachamama,” or "Mother Earth," who presides over planting and harvesting. The Calchaqui... View More