About this winery
El Enemigo, “the enemy”. The struggle that most defines us in our lives is the one that we wage with our selves. We are all our own worst enemies. This is the credo behind the name on the label. The wines of El Enemigo are enigmatic, charismatic, and verging on iconoclastic. In that way the wines reflect their maker, Alejandro Vigil, an almost Picasso-like personality. “Ale”, as he is known, is the head winemaker at the iconic Bodega Catena Zapata, but he has many loves. He consults,...
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Notes about product
100% Chardonnay grapes from Gualtallary, Tupungato; vineyard altitude at 4593ft – 4921ft / 1400m – 1500m. Calcareous, Deep- Calcareous. Rocky soil.
Fermented in French oak barrels of 500 lt. 35% new. Wild yeast, max. temp. 64°F/18º C for 40 days. Aged for 9 months in French oak with veil. 500 lt barrels.