SOL NEGRU Malbec

95 MDL

Our Malbec wine is dry, full-bodied, and exhibits rich dark fruits, and flavors of blackberry and red plum are very present in the bouquet. It is juicy and jammy, with notes of vanilla, tobacco, dark chocolate, and oak.

Grape/Blend

100 % Malbec

Type

dry, red

Vintage

2016

Soil

chernozem

Wine region

Codru, PGI

Aroma

blueberries, plums, wild cherries

Tasting notes

cherry jam, vanilla, chocolate, oak

Volume

0.75 l

Alcohol

14.0 %

Sugar

2.6 g/l

Fermentation

13 – 15 days in fermenters at 26 °C; Délestage twice

Aging

12 months in Hungarian highly-toasted oak

pH

3.5

TA

5.5 g/l

Serving temperature

16 – 18 °C

Aeration

60 – 90 min

Potential

5 – 12 years

Food pairing

grilled beef with vegetables; homemade sausages