Deep purple in color, with a spicy aroma, plum, raisins, and dark cherry-like flavors. Tannins are soft, velvety, and sweet. Very elegant, full-bodied, and a long finish which shows off its splendor and richness.
The 2010 Paso de Piedra Malbec (100%) spent 12 months in a 50-50 mix of new and used French oak. It offers up an exceptionally fragrant perfume of cedar, Asian spices, a hint of balsamic, black cherry, and blueberry. This is followed by a concentrated, ripe, savory wine that over-delivers in a big way. It is an outstanding value.
Alicia Arizu established Viña Alicia in 1996. With 25 years of research in both viticulture and wine making, she dedicated herself to creating Mendoza's most elegant wines from vineyards that have been in her family for three generations in Mendoza's Lujan de Cuyo. Viña Alicia has two vineyards: San Alberto and Viña Alicia in Lujan de Cuyo. The geographical location, the type of soil, and the regional climate place these vineyards among the most wanted... View More