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Pascual Toso Barrancas 2020

Overview

This complex, yet well-balanced wine presents an elegant style with hints of ripe plums and raspberry fruit. Gentle tannins and slightly toasted spice and chocolate on the palate move to a long and focused finish.

Wine Facts

Winemaker Notes
100% Estate Grown Fruit
Grapes are hand-harvested from the Barrancas Vineyard in the Maipú region of Mendoza – with frank and stony soil. Maceration is conducted over two days at 46° F. The wine is seeded with selected yeasts and ferments at 77-82° F for 10 days. To finish this process, after malolactic fermentation, 100% of the wine is aged in American oak for eight months. It remains in the bottle for four months prior to the release date.


Serving Hints
Pascual Toso Brrancas should be served between 57 and 60.8 F. It is an ideal match for red meats, lamb, pasta and fine cheeses.


Producer: Pascual Toso
Region: Barrancas, Maipu District, Mendoza
Country: Argentina
Wine Composition: 60% Malbec, 40% Cabernet Sauvignon
Alcohol: 14%
Total Acidity: 5.6 G/L
Residual Sugar: 3.0 G/L
pH: 3.67
Case Production: 8,000 twelve-bottle cases


Press Highlights

2020: 91 Pts - James Suckling , Feb 2022
2018: 90 Pts - Decanter, World Wine Awards Silver Medal, Sept 2020
2018: 90 Pts - Vinous, Oct 2020
2015: 92 Pts - James Suckling, June 2017
2014:  IWSC Silver Medal, Argentine Wine Producer of the Year 2016 - Int'l Wine & Spirits Competition 2016
2014: 91 Pts - James Suckling, May 2016
2014: 91 Pts - Wine & Spirits, Feb 2017
2013: 90 Pts - James Suckling, May 2015


 
 
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