Angelica Sur Vineyard

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  • Namesake: Nicolás Catena Zapata's mother.
  • District: El Cepillo, Eugenio Bustos
  • Region: San Carlos
  • Planted in: 2005
  • Altitude: 3576' (1.090m)
  • Soil: Loamy alluvial with dense surface gravel.
  • Top Soil Depth: 2.13' (0.64m)
  • Sub Soil Type: Alluvial and glaciar round rocks.
  • Average Temperature: 60.8°F (13.6°C)
  • Thermal Amplitude: 56.4°F (13.6°C)
  • Planted Varieties: Malbec, Petit Verdot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc
  • Malbec Description: Abundant, soft and sweet tannins. Intense red colour, with violet hues. Red and black fruit flavors.
  • Cabernet Sauvignon Description: Deep, intense colour. Blackberry fruit intermingled with spice and red pepper. Balanced acidity.