from distinct estate single vineyards in Mendoza. Deep violet in color with
aromas of spice, ripe fruit and animal notes. Rich and full-bodied on the
palate with an elegant presence, soft tannins and a long finish. This wine will
age beautifully for 5–8 years. Best
Served at 65° F.
14% Alc. by Vol.
Alon Kura wines come from Mendoza, Argentina. The Mendoza Province is one of Argentina's most important wine regions, accounting for nearly two-thirds of the country's entire wine production. Located in the eastern foothills of the Andes, in the shadow of Mount Aconcagua, vineyards are planted at the some of the highest altitudes in the world with the average site located 1,970–3,610 feet (600–1,100 meters) above sea level. Malbec is the region's most important planting followed closely by Cabernet Sauvignon, Tempranillo and Chardonnay. Mendoza is considered the heart of the winemaking industry in Argentina with the vast majority of large wineries located in the provincial capital of Mendoza.