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Criolla Barreal Finca Maggio Uva Criolla Chica

9.06 ratings
9.02 pro ratings
Calingasta, San Juan, Cuyo, Argentina
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A Criolla Chica planted in Barreal, Calingasta, at 1,550 meters above sea level, up to 10% fermented in whole bunches. Terracotta in hue, it presents notes of strawberry, damp earth, herbs and traces of menthol as well as faint aromas of almond cookie and rum cake. Offers a complex mix of simple flavors; on the palate, the tannins are active with heightened freshness and a ruggedness that sticks to the gums, while the innate fruitiness comes out at the back of the throat. A great wine with a profile one rarely sees in reds on the local scene. (Joaquín Hidalgo, Vinous, October 2020)

A Criolla Chica planted in Barreal, Calingasta, at 1,550 meters above sea level, up to 10% fermented in whole bunches. Terracotta in hue, it presents notes of strawberry, damp earth, herbs and traces of menthol as well as faint aromas of almond cookie and rum cake. Offers a complex mix of simple flavors; on the palate, the tannins are active with heightened freshness and a ruggedness that sticks to the gums, while the innate fruitiness comes out at the back of the throat. A great wine with a profile one rarely sees in reds on the local scene. (Joaquín Hidalgo, Vinous, October 2020)

Oct 14th, 2020
Stanislav Lobanov

16/20 (88/100) Криолла, она же паис, она же миссион. Старые лозы - средний возраст 80 лет. Ферментация в бетонных «яйцах», ручной розлив, малый тираж. Результат весьма достойный. Характерный бледно-рубиновый цвет. Аромат малины и брусники с нотой пломбира. Легкое со свежей кислотностью. Танины чуть вяжут. Приятное вино, держать долго смысла нет, выпивать в течении года или двух.

16/20 (88/100) Криолла, она же паис, она же миссион. Старые лозы - средний возраст 80 лет. Ферментация в бетонных «яйцах», ручной розлив, малый тираж. Результат весьма достойный. Характерный бледно-рубиновый цвет. Аромат малины и брусники с нотой пломбира. Легкое со свежей кислотностью. Танины чуть вяжут. Приятное вино, держать долго смысла нет, выпивать в течении года или двух.

Mar 24th, 2019
Michael Mugmon

At Borago in Santiago, Chile.

At Borago in Santiago, Chile.

Sep 11th, 2018
Kai Wright

Kai had this 4 months ago

Kai had this 4 months ago

Oct 5th, 2020
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Adam had this 6 months ago

Jul 24th, 2020
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Allison had this a year ago

Dec 19th, 2019