Malbec DOC 'Guarda'
Seductive, elegant wines with a wonderful balance between structure and complexity.
James Suckling 92 Points
Descorchados 93 Points
Deep red with burgundy reflections.
Aromas of ripe red fruits and jams predominate, combined with the soft aromatic contribution of the oak portraying chocolate and vanilla.
Good concentration and smoothness, with silky tannins. Complex and elegant with dark red fruits, spice and a little smokiness. Long finish.
Ideal to accompany roasted red meats or pasta with red sauces.
Luján de Cuyo - Mendoza. Planted in Planted in 1906.
Manual harvest. In stainless steel tanks, a cold pre-fermentation maceration for 3 days. Fermentation with indigenous yeasts. During this stage daily pump-overs and delestages are carried out.
100% of the wine was aged for 12 months in French oak barrels.
Bodegas Lagarde Malbec DOC 'Guarda'