A pretty, medium bodied wine with beautiful aromatics.
Floral, fruity with hints of under lying earthiness.

 

Drink right now and cellar for up to 6 years

Mars Needs Malbec

SKU: MNMalbec
AU$20.00Price
  • Style:

    BBQ on Mars, Melbourne, Malibu or Mauritius.....wherever you BBQ

     

    Grapes:

    95% Malbec

    5% Merlot

     

    Vineyards:

    Virgo Super Cluster, Milky Way, Orion-Cygnus Arm, System Sol,

    Planet Earth, 35.2176◦ S — 138.5411◦ E , to be exact.

    More commonly, the beautiful Clare Valley, South Australia.

    Polish Hill River sub-region - blue/grey slate under clay and loam.

    Altitude, 460 metres above sea level.

    Sustainably farmed vineyard.

     

    Winemaking:

    8 days open fermentation, racked into barrels.

    12 months in mainly old French oak with a small portion in 1 year of old French Oak.

     

    Alc/Vol 13.5%

    pH 0.55 g/l

    TA 6.38 g/l

     

    The Wine

    A pretty, medium bodied wine with beautiful aromatics.

    Floral, fruity with hints of under lying earthiness.

     

    Drink right now and cellar for up to 6 years