Idiom Malbec 2019
A small production, occasional, limited release of malbec. A rich, medium-bodied wine with purple plum and blackcurrant aromas. Evolving flavours of tobacco and juicy brambleberries are supported by velvety tannins and a long lingering finish. A bright, fruity and fresh malbec. Decanting recommended. Try with steak, pork or lamb – topped with a pepper, sage, chimichurri or creamy mushroom sauce.
|Wine of Origin||
Vineyard – Da Capo, Sir Lowry’s Pass, Helderberg
|Date of Bottling||
22nd December 2022
The grapes were cold-soaked for 4 days prior to fermentation. During fermentation, the temperatures were kept between 22-28°C. Malo-lactic took place in barrel before being matured in 60/40% French and American 225l oak barrels for 12-14 months.