La Marchigiana Criolla Chica 2020

CATENA

La Marchigiana Criolla Chica
2020

  • Nature
Product code
877457
Format
6 x 750ml
Listing type
Allocated
Status
Available
Product type
Still wine
Country
Argentina
Regulated designation
Geographical Indication (GI)
Region
Mendoza
Subregion
El Mirador
Varietal(s)
Criolla Chica 100 %
Color
Rose
Sugar
Dry
Closure type
Cork
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About this winery

At heart, Catena is a story about family. Family who poured their lives, passion and spirit into transforming scrub-laden desert into some of the most beautiful and unique vineyards in the world. Family that passed their knowledge from generation to generation, blending collective memory with state-of-the-art science from the new world of viticulture. Family who, through risk-taking, faith and a little luck, transformed their treasured Mendoza terroir into the fountainhead of the award-winning...

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Notes about product

"La Marchingiana" honours the natural and sulfate-free homemade wine legacy with this very limited production. "Naked wines in which only grapes and terroir speak."

Press reviews

James Suckling

- 90 points -

March 2021

“Pale salmon-colored rosé with aromas of cherry, peach, lemon zest and hints of spice. Bubble gum, too. It’s medium-bodied with crisp acidity. Dry, fresh and focused. No sulfur added.”

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Wine Advocate

- 90 points -

March 2021

“The 2020 La Marchigiana Criolla Chica is a rosé produced with Criolla grapes, and it has a nose and palate that make me think more of a white wine than a pale red. The grape is mentioned as a traditional pink grape on the label, and the wine is subtle and elegant with floral notes, perfumed and fresh, without the rusticity and tannins often associated with Criolla grapes.”

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