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Zuccardi, Aluvional, Vista Flores,
 Uco Valley 2012

Behind a curtain of ripeness, there is a firm streak of acidity moderating all the sweet flavours and, more importantly, enhancing the freshness in this dense yet radiant Malbec from vines planted at 1,200 metres above sea level in El Manzano, one of the highest areas in Vista Flores.
Price: N/A UK www.familiazuccardi.com
Drink 2015-2020