2012 Cuvelier de Los Andes Grand Vin Mendoza

Share on Facebook

2012 Cuvelier de Los Andes Grand Vin Mendoza image

Country: Argentina

Province: Mendoza

Region: Valle de Uco, Vista Flores, Tunuyán

Vineyards 

Total area: 65 hectare

Area in production: 55 hectare

Altitude: 1,000 meters above sea level

Plantation density: 5,500 plants per hectare

Performance: 5,000 to 6,000 kg. per hectare

Harvest: Manual in 12 kg boxes

Varietal Composition:

70% Malbec; 10% Merlot; 10% Cabernet Sauvignon; 5% Syrah; 5% Petit Verdot 

Vintage: 2012

Alcohol: 15.5%

Acidity: 5.7 g/l

Residual Sugar: 1.8 g/l

PH: 3.92

Dry Extract: 3.4 g/l

Production: 27,400 bottles

Wine Making: After hand selected grapes are filtered twice, vats are filled by gravity and the maceration process begins. This process consists of three stages: cold maceration (7 days at 8ºC); ferment maceration (7 to 10 days at 28ºC); and post ferment maceration until reaching the 30 or 40 days that is required to complete the total process.

Malolactic Fermentation: 100% in oak barrels

Ageing: 100% in french oak barrels during 18 months

...


  • List Price: $37.50

Quantity in Stock: 23

add to cart

Share on Facebook

continue shopping

Customers who bought this also bought:

  1. 2013 San Salvatore Trentenare Fiano Paestum - Hand-harvested, organically-grown Fiano grapes from the smaller Stio Cilento vineyard are employed in this exuberant wine. Here...
  2. 2015 Vietti Barbera d’Asti Tre Vigne - Ruby purple color with ripe red cherry aromas with hints of mineral and vanilla. A dry, medium bodied red wine with refreshing ...
  3. 2010 Chateau Duluc 2nd Branaire Ducru St Julien - A bit of roasted coffee, fine herbs, plum and currant berry fruit, strong herbal notes here coming out also. Nice plum and cher...
  4. 2016 Domaine Seguinot Bordet Fourchaume 1er Cru - This wine has a lovely richness to the bouquet, lemon/lime citrus, green apple fruit and that sea shell like mineral character....
  5. 2011 Craggy Range Le Sol Hawks Bay - The soils are the important thing here and this old vine Syrah is incredibly rich with an array of dark plum, black cherry liqu...

Cart Summary

Your shopping cart is empty!

Wine Watch Events

Vine Cliff Winery Wine Tasting with Mike Heliotes at WWWB

Wed, Jan 17, 2018

  My name is August West and I love my Pearly Baker best more than my wine ...more than My wine more th...

Chateau Angelus Collectors Wine Tasting at WWWB with Special Guest Hubert de Bouard

Thu, Jan 18, 2018

  "It wasn't always like this. Before Paris, people didn't drink our wine. I mean, my friends did. But you could ...

The Biggest Wine Tasting of the Year Wine Watch's Best of 2017 tasting at the new WWWB

Fri, Jan 19, 2018

You don't want to miss the 35 year party that is "Best of 2017" - Trust me don't ask the price, just make your reservatio...

Vintage Madeira Part II almost 200 years of the magical elixir at WWWB

Sat, Jan 20, 2018

"I find friendship to be like wine, raw when new, ripened with age, the true old man's milk and restorative cordial....

Palazzo Winery Wine Tasting at WWWB with special guest Scott Palazzo

Wed, Jan 24, 2018

"To make a great wine one needs a madman to grow the vine, a wise man to watch over it, a lucid poet to make the win...

Bruno Giacosa Wine Tasting at WWWB

Thu, Jan 25, 2018

“Bruno Giacosa…is a quiet and dignified winemaking genius in Neive … the least promotion-conscious winemaker in Ital...

Bordeaux Legends - Vintage Bordeaux Tasting going back to 1919 at WWWB

Fri, Jan 26, 2018

The Wines of Bordeaux give tone to the stomach, while leaving the mouth fresh and the head clear.  More than one inv...

Sine Qua Non Tasting at WWWB

Sat, Jan 27, 2018

There are only 16 spaces available for this event.  We also have another party of 20 this evening so there are no tables ...

Giorgio Pelissero at WWWB

Mon, Jan 29, 2018

1999 Pelissero Barbaresco Annata Price: $87.50    Your Price: $77.00 Quantity in Stock: 6 (93 Points) A dark, powe...

Louis Jadot Seminar

Tue, Jan 30, 2018

DF Clos des Prouges Chablis Fourchaume Chablis Blanchots Beaune Greves Le Clos Bland Puligny Montrachet La Ga...