Felipe Staiti Luz de Noche Malbec Pre-Sale
Regular price €25,00
Luz de Noche translates to english as “Light of the Night”, hence the name of the wine. In fact, harvest takes place during the night in the month of March.
Luz de Noche is a song of "Enanitos Verdes" an Argentinian rock band with it's main guitar, Felipe Staiti, involved in the world of fine wines with his own branded wines made by Marcelo Pelleriti, one of the top winemakers of the Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina.
This wine is kept in stainless steel tanks and is the only wine of Felipe Staiti Wines portfolio that hasn’t any oak ageing at all.
Winemaker: Marcelo Pelleriti
Winery: Bodega Monteviejo, Clos de los 7, Uco Valley.
Soil: Alluvial, loam soil with calcareous deposits.
Vineyard Altitude: 1000 m.s.n.m.
Harvest: Manual, using small 12 kg cases.
Winemaking Method: Double sorting of bunches and berries. Brief, four-day cold soaking at 5°C. Alcoholic fermentation at controlled temperatures, between 25°C and 28 °C. Kept in stainless steel tanks with lees stirring to provide a rounded mouthfeel. Filtered before bottling.
Ageing: No aging in barrels. 100% Stainless Steel.
Tasting Notes: Bright red with purple glints. Notes of red fruit on the nose, such as cherries and raspberries. On the palate it is fresh and has medium length. A balanced wine, fresh and fruity, with excellent varietal typicity.
Suggested Food Pairings: Ideal for pasta with tomato or Bolognese sauce, pizza and meats.
Serving temperature: 14° - 16° C