Luigi Bosca · Syrah
Luigi Bosca · Syrah is a deep burgundy red wine with ruby hues. It has intense and expressive aromas, with spicy, leather and smoked notes, provided by its ageing in oak barrels. It is gentle and strong in the mouth, with firm tannins that add structure. It is fresh and clean in the palate, with a ripe and fleshy character, typicity and long finish with roasting touches. It is an emblem wine due to its history and style.
|Vineyards||Produced with grapes grown in estate vineyards, located in Maipú and Valle de Uco, Mendoza.|
|Altitude||780 meters average.|
|Age of the vineyards||40 years average.|
|Agronomists||Engineer Alberto Arizu Sr. / Engineer Juan Sola.|
|Ageing potential||5 years.|
|Recommended wine serving temperature||Between 15°C and 18°C.|
Ideal to enjoy with rib cap, Creole sauce and potato mille-feuille, or pork breast with grilled vegetables.
Handpicking. Selection of clusters and destemming. Fermentation is conducted in stainless-steel tanks at a controlled temperature of 28°C with selected yeasts. After the alcoholic fermentation is completed, the wine is transferred to French oak barrels where it rests for 12 months. Lightly filtered while bottled.
Ageing in barrels
The wine is aged in French oak barrels during 12 months.
Comments by the winemaker
With Bodega Luigi Boscas Insignia collection, we seek to communicate each vines varietal identity by means of expressive, elegant, complex and top quality wines. Grapes are grown in vineyards located in the best areas of Mendoza, harvested at the optimum moment to achieve precision and clarity in each varietys fruity expression. The winemaking and ageing processes are carefully conducted to obtain the grapes full potential. These wines are conceived to enjoy meals and accompany the best moments.
Alcohol: 13.60° PH: 3.44 Total acidity: 5.40 g/l Residual sugar: 2.20 g/l