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Tierra Prometida Malbec Clasico 2009

GeneralWineryBodegas Enosur
Town of productionLujan de Cuyo
Total production of the wine4000 cases
VineyardAge of vines used to produce wine67 to 77 years old
Yieldabout 2.2 tons per acre
Elevation above sea level3900 feet
Inclination of vineyardsouth
Soil compositionalluvial, clay, sand, and stones
Irrigationslight from Artesian wells
HarvestHarvest methodmanual
Date of harvestfirst week of April
FermentationAlcoholic fermentation, typein stainless steel tanks
Alcoholic fermentation, durationmaceration 5 days, alcoholic 25 days
Alcoholic fermentation, temperaturemaceration at 41 degrees F and alcoholic at 82 degrees F
Malolactic fermentation, typein new French oak barrels
Total Acidity5.17 grams per liter
Residual Sugar2.65 grams per liter
AgingTime in barrel9 months
Barrel type and ageFrench oak barrels, new
Time in bottle before release12 months
BottlingCold stabilizedno