Bodega Chakana “Atorrante” Malbec Mendoza 2022

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Malbec | Argentina | New World | Red Wine | Bodega Chakana | 2022 | 0,75 L | 14 %
About
Bodega Chakana "Atorrante" Malbec Mendoza is a dry red wine, made from 100% Malbec grapes, sourced from the Mendoza region in Argentina, a renowned area for producing high-quality Malbec. This wine reflects Bodega Chakana's commitment to sustainable viticulture, emphasizing the vibrant and approachable character of Malbec. "Atorrante" is known for its youthful and expressive profile, making it an enjoyable and accessible representation of Mendoza's signature grape.
Tasting notes

Bodega Chakana “Atorrante” Malbec Mendoza reveal an inviting bouquet of blackberries, blueberries, and plums, with subtle hints of violet and spice. On the palate, it offers a medium-bodied texture with smooth tannins and bright acidity, featuring flavors of ripe red and black fruits, a touch of pepper, and a hint of cocoa, leading to a refreshing, balanced finish. This Malbec is celebrated for its fruit-forward character, balance, and easy-drinking nature.

Pairing

Bodega Chakana “Atorrante” Malbec pairs beautifully with grilled meats, such as burgers or barbecue ribs, where its fruitiness and acidity enhance the smoky flavors. It also complements pasta dishes with tomato-based sauces or semi-hard cheeses, providing a harmonious and enjoyable dining experience.

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Bodega Chakana is a renowned winery located in the Mendoza region of Argentina, known for its commitment to organic and biodynamic farming practices, aiming to produce high-quality wines that reflect the true essence of their terroir. Established in 2002, Chakana has quickly gained a reputation for its innovative approach to winemaking, focusing on sustainability and the expression of native grape varieties, particularly Malbec. The winery's dedication to preserving the natural environment and traditional viticulture techniques has resulted in a portfolio of wines celebrated for their purity, complexity, and authenticity.
The inky black-blue grape variety of Malbec is native to Cahors in South West France. Through its success in the vineyards of Mendoza in particular, in a few short decades Malbec has shot from relative obscurity to international fame and is now better known as the iconic red wine grape of Argentina.