Bonarda 2018

TILIA

Bonarda
2018

Country
Argentina
Regulated designation
Geographical Indication (GI)
Region
Mendoza
Varietal(s)
Bonarda 100 %
Color
Red
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About this winery

Tilia is the Latin name for the Linden tree found throughout Mendoza. In Argentina’s wine country, the tree’s leaves are commonly used by vineyard workers to brew a popular, calming tea. Translated into Spanish, locals refer to Lindens as the “tree of life”. For them, these trees represent a slower, more spiritual side of life. Wines by Tilia are dedicated to maintaining the best traditions of the rural, Mendoza way of life while also being respectful of the environment through careful...

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Notes about product

Grapes sourced from vineyards in Mendoza's Eastern Valley.

Winemaking notes

Fermented at 25-28ºC for 10 days, followed by a 15 day maceration in stainless steel tanks. Aged 6 months in French and American oak barrels.

Tasting notes

Aromas of dark, stewed fruit and spice. A sweet palate on the front, followed by soft, round tannins with notes of blueberry and basil.