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
Adrianna Vineyard is completely covered with oval white stones and was the site of an ancient riverbed. The abundant stones provide optimal drainage, and help to moderate the vine temperatures. Stony soil Malbecs tend to be extremely aromatic, rich and luxurious.
Wine was fermented in 225 liter oak barrels and 500 liter French oak roll-fermenters for 17 days. 10-15 day maceration. Aged 24 months in French oak.