Chakana Malbec Paraje Altamira 2017
Ayni is the Quechua term for the principle of reciprocity, practiced for centuries by the Andean people - "in order to receive, you first have to give." Chakana's renowned Paraje Altamira vineyard, which sits 3,300 feet above sea level, bears the name Ayni & is the source of the Ayni wines.
Deep ruby-red in color with violet hints. Complex and intense bouquet, featuring blackberries, cherries and plums, with delicate floral notes and spices. Balanced and fresh; full-bodied with good length of spices.
Medium-bodied, with red currant and plum flavors that feature notes of licorice snap. Accents of allspice show on the crisp finish. Drink now through 2023. 1,500 cases made, 90 cases imported.