Sol de Mayo Malbec, Mendoza, Argentina 2017
Fruity notes of morello cherries and raspberries, combined with hints of vanilla. A balanced ,persistent, fruit driven, complex harmonious finish. Now we know why Malbec is all the rage.
20% off for any mixed 12
Sol de Mayo translates as the "Sun of God" and is a reprersentation of the Inca sun god "Inti", one of the national emblems of Argentina. The symbol can be traced back to the Argentine Revolution of May 1810 when, as the Spanish were overthrown the sun broke through the clouds.
The Malbec grapes are sourced from Mendoza, the winery has over 200 hectares of vines, some dating back more than 60 years. Due to the high altitude and low humidity in this region these vineyeards require the use of little or no pesticides.
The wines are designed to be easy drinking, yet still retain their true varietal typicity