Cristobal Barrel Selection

  • High-end wines made with grapes specially selected and aged for 12 months in French oak barrels.

 

An elegant Malbec with outstanding red purple tones. Intense scents, blueberries and plums taste combined with notable vanilla and tobacco notes. Excellent in mouth, reminds us of chocolate combined with a soft smoke that makes it irresistible. Sweet and complex, outstanding exponent of the great Argentinean Malbec.

Origin: Ugarteche, Luján de Cuyo, Mendoza.

Production Per Hectare: 55hl/ha.

Malbec

Grape Varieties: 100% Malbec.

Vineyard: Finca La Santa María.

Aging in Oak Barrels: 12 months in new French oak barrels.

Altitude: 935 meters above sea level.

Awards

Malbec 2015, Silver Medal, 90 Points, Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2018
Malbec 2013, Bronze Medal, Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2017
Malbec 2013, Commended, Decanter World Wine Awards 2017
Malbec 2013, Silver Medal, Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2016
Malbec 2012, Bronze Medal, Decanter World Wine Awards 2016
Malbec 2011, Commended, Decanter World Wine Awards 2013
Malbec 2008, Silver Medal, 15th Berlin Wine Trophy 2011
Malbec 2005, Gold Medal, 13th Berlin Wine Trophy 2009
Malbec 2006, Bronze Medal, Decanter World Wine Awards 2009
Malbec 2006, Recommended, Wine Style Asia Award 2008
Malbec 2001, Gold Medal, Malbec to the World Contest 2004

Grape Varieties: 100% Merlot.

Vineyard: Finca La Niña.

Aging in Oak Barrels: 12 months in new French oak barrels.

Altitude: 630 meters above sea level.

The deep red tones prevail in this elegant aged wine. Complete and intense aromas, with vanilla and tobacco notes, are inherent from the aging in oak barrels. On the palate, it remind us of ripe red fruits, accompanied by a complex and velvety end. Pairs well with seasoned grilled meats.

Origin: Rodríguez Peña, Junín, Mendoza.

Production Per Hectare: 55hl/ha.

Merlot

Elegance, complexity and harmony prevail in this authentic Shiraz. Great aromatic intensity, with red and black fruits. The twelve months aging in new French oak barrels extol the richness of its ripe tannins. Excellent structure and aging potential.

Origin: Ugarteche, Luján de Cuyo, Mendoza.

Production Per Hectare: 55hl/ha.

SHIRAZ

Aging in Oak Barrels: 12 months in new French oak barrels.

Grape Varieties: 100% Shiraz.

Vineyard: Finca La Santa María.

Altitude: 935 meters above sea level.

Awards

Shiraz 2013, Bronze Medal, Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2017
Shiraz 2013, 89 Points, Vinous Media, Stephen Tanzer Comprehensive Tasting Argentina 2017
Shiraz 2013, Bronze Medal, Decanter World Wine Awards 2017
Shiraz 2012, Bronze Medal, Decanter World Wine Awards 2016
Shiraz 2011, Gold Medal, Decanter World Wine Awards 2014
Shiraz 2008, Gold Medal, 15th Berlin Wine Trophy 2011
Shiraz 2008, 90 Points, Robert Parker Rating, October 2010
Shiraz 2007, Silver Medal, Cathay Pacific Hong Kong 2009 International Wine and Spirit Competition
Shiraz 2005, Bronze Medal, Decanter World Wine Awards 2007
Shiraz 2003, Silver Medal, Indy Internatioanal Wine Competition 2005
Shiraz 2003, 91 Points, Argentine Wines Evaluation “Women Choose 2003"

Deep bright ruby color and aromas of spices and green pepper make this Cabernet a faithful exponent of the variety. Its sweet tannins give an attractive structure in the mouth and the twelve months aging in French oak barrels provides notes of vanilla flavor and smoke, resulting in an exceptional complex and elegant wine.

Origin: Ugarteche, Luján de Cuyo, Mendoza.

Production Per Hectare: 55hl/ha.

CABERNET SAUVIGNON

Aging in Oak Barrels: 12 months in new French oak barrels.

Vineyard: Finca La Santa María.

Altitude: 935 meters above sea level.