Bodega Chakana “Estate Selection Malbec” Mendoza 2018

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Malbec | Argentina | New World | Red Wine | Bodega Chakana | 2019 | 0,75 L | 14 %
About
Bodega Chakana "Estate Selection Malbec" Mendoza 2018 is a dry red wine, crafted from 100% Malbec grapes, sourced from the high-altitude vineyards of Mendoza, Argentina. This wine reflects the estate's commitment to organic and biodynamic farming practices, aiming to showcase the pure expression of Malbec from this prestigious wine region. The 2018 vintage is noted for its exceptional quality, combining the region's unique terroir with meticulous winemaking techniques to produce a wine of depth and elegance.
Tasting notes

Bodega Chakana “Estate Selection Malbec” Mendoza 2018 reveal a complex bouquet of blackberries, plums, and dark cherries, intertwined with notes of violet, dark chocolate, and a hint of spice. On the palate, it offers a full-bodied texture with well-integrated tannins and balanced acidity, featuring flavors of ripe black fruits, licorice, and a touch of earthiness, leading to a long, refined finish. This Malbec is celebrated for its depth, richness, and the harmonious integration of fruit and oak.

Pairing

Bodega Chakana “Estate Selection Malbec” pairs beautifully with rich, hearty dishes such as grilled ribeye steak, lamb shanks, or beef tenderloin, where its robust structure and flavors complement the savory meats. It also pairs excellently with aged cheeses and dishes featuring dark, savory sauces, providing a luxurious and satisfying 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.