Melipal Rose Malbec
Appellation: Agrelo, Lujan de Cuyo, Mendoza
Main varieties: Malbec early harvest.
Original vineyards: Melipal estate vineyards planted in 2003
Altitude a.s.l.: 980 mts.
Soil type: Slimy sand
Plantation density: 7,900 plants/hect.
Production (k/plant): 1 k/plant
Harvest: Manual, in 18 kg boxes.
Early harvest is carried out a month earlier than the harvest of other grape varieties.
Fermentation temperature: Between 12-13°C.
Maceration time (days): 1 days
Fermentation time (days): 20 days