Santa Julia 2015 Reserve Mountain Blend, Uco Valley
Julia is the only daughter of José Zuccardi, current director of Familia Zuccardi winery. Created in her honor, Santa Julia represents the Zuccardi Family’s commitment to achieve the highest quality levels through sustainable practices and certified organic vineyard management. This wine is from their Reserve line, an blend of 70% Malbec and 30% Cabernet Franc sourced from their vineyards in Mendoza's Uco Valley. Grapes were fermented separately with selected yeasts at 77°F. Maceration lasted 15 days and the wine aged in French oak for 10 months. This value red 2015 scored an astounding 95 points in Decanter's World Wine Awards. They said "A seductive clean and fresh dark cherry nose. Magnificent aromas of boysenberries and raspberries complemented by notes of black pepper and sweet spices. Freshness, intensity, fruit concentration and precision are great characteristics of this wine.To enjoy with a delicious piece of red meat!" Don't miss it!