Winery Tinto Negro (TintoNegro) - Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec

Winery Tinto Negro (TintoNegro) Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec

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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters consider this wine to be one of the best in the region.
The Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec of Winery Tinto Negro (TintoNegro) is a red wine from the region of Mendoza.
In the mouth this red wine is a powerful with a nice freshness.
This wine generally goes well with poultry, beef or lamb.

Taste structure of the Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec from the Winery Tinto Negro (TintoNegro)

Light
Bold
Smooth
Tannic
Dry
Sweet
Soft
Acidic

In the mouth the Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec of Winery Tinto Negro (TintoNegro) in the region of Mendoza is a powerful with a nice freshness.

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

On the nose the Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec of Winery Tinto Negro (TintoNegro) in the region of Mendoza often reveals types of flavors of non oak, earth or microbio and sometimes also flavors of vegetal, oak or spices.

Food and wine pairings with Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec

Pairings that work perfectly with Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec

Original food and wine pairings with Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec

The Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec of Winery Tinto Negro (TintoNegro) matches generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or poultry such as recipes of daube niçoise, steamed lamb shoulder with cumin and coriander or coconut chicken.

Details and technical informations about Winery Tinto Negro (TintoNegro)'s Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Country
Style of wine
Alcohol
14°
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Malbec

Malbec, a high-yielding red grape variety, produces tannic and colourful wines. It is produced in different wine-growing regions and changes its name according to the grape variety. Called Auxerrois in Cahors, Malbec in Bordeaux, it is also known as Côt. 6,000 hectares of the Malbec grape are grown in France (in decline since the 1950s). Malbec is also very successful in Argentina. The country has become the world's leading producer of Malbec and offers wines with great potential.

Last vintages of this wine

Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec - 2017
In the top 100 of of Mendoza wines
Average rating: 4.2 1 1 1 1 0
Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec - 2016
In the top 100 of of Mendoza wines
Average rating: 4 1 1 1 1 0
Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec - 2015
In the top 100 of of Mendoza wines
Average rating: 3.9 1 1 1 1 0
Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec - 2014
In the top 100 of of Mendoza wines
Average rating: 3.9 1 1 1 1 0
Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec - 2013
In the top 100 of of Mendoza wines
Average rating: 3.9 1 1 1 1 0
Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec - 2012
In the top 100 of of Mendoza wines
Average rating: 4.1 1 1 1 1 0
Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec - 2011
In the top 100 of of Mendoza wines
Average rating: 4.5 1 1 1 1 0.5

The best vintages of Finca La Escuela Paraje Altamira Malbec from Winery Tinto Negro (TintoNegro) are 2011, 2010, 2017, 2012 and 2016.

Informations about the Winery Tinto Negro (TintoNegro)

The winery offers 23 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.7.
It is in the top 3 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Mendoza

The Winery Tinto Negro (TintoNegro) is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 20 wines for sale in the of Mendoza to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Mendoza
In the top 950 of of Argentina wines
In the top 900 of of Mendoza wines
In the top 20000 of red wines
In the top 30000 wines of the world

The wine region of Mendoza

Mendoza is by far the largest wine region in Argentina. Located on a high-altitude plateau at the edge of the Andes Mountains, the province is responsible for roughly 70 percent of the country's annual wine production. The French Grape variety Malbec has its New World home in the vineyards of Mendoza, producing red wines of great concentration and intensity. The province Lies on the western edge of Argentina, across the Andes Mountains from Chile.

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The word of the wine: Leaflet

Small barrel with a capacity of 112 to 136 litres depending on the region.

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