Don David (Argentina) 2018 Reserve Tannat
Native to the small Madiran appellation in south west France, the Tannat grape makes full-blooded, age-worthy red wines. It also does very well in the high altitude vineyards of Argentina. Don David Reserve Tannat is made from hand-picked grapes, and is aged in French and American oak barrels for 12 months.
The Don David Reserve Tannat has firm tannins and great full of character. This wine is a fantastic representation of the terroir to be found in Cafayete, Calchaqui valley. The palate shows lots of dark chocolate and smooth flavours with a firm, pleasant finish. This variety is very much sought after for it's high level of resveratrol and associated possible health benefits.