Zuccardi Finca Piedra Infinita Paraje Altamira Malbec 2014


—VINTAGES#: 433862
Zuccardi Finca Piedra Infinita Paraje Altamira Malbec 2014
They decided not to bottle Los Membrillos or Canal Uco in 2014, and the top of the range in that vintage remains only with the third edition of this Malbec from very stony soils in Altamira, the 2014 Finca Piedra Infinita. Within the Piedra Infinita vineyard they look for the soils that have some 30 to 50 centimeters of soil before getting to the limestone, so the ripening is more harmonious and the palate gains in volume and shows some meat before getting to the chalky, limestone tannins. It really improves with time in the glass and in this vintage it seems to combine elegance with length; there is more texture and, in fact, it feels built around texture and acidity. I think this is a real triumph over the natural conditions of the year. This is what the people who ask what comes after Malbec should get: expression of a place through the grape. Don't look for any smoky or toasty notes here. The effect of the oak is really imperceptible in the aromas. Bravo! Drink Date: 2017-2022. Score - 97. (Luis Gutiérrez, robertparker.com, Dec. 30, 2016)

Product Details

Release Date:
November 27, 2018
750 mL bottle
Made in:
Mendoza, Argentina
La Agricola
Sugar Content:
3 g/L
Sweetness Descriptor:
XD - Extra Dry

Product Availability

Available in Selected Store
 Units available
See Store Availability Please contact the store to confirm quantity.
Select Store
Need it by Christmas Eve?

• For In-Store Pick Up, order by Dec. 15.
• For Home Delivery, order by Dec. 17.
• For Next Day Delivery, order by Dec. 18.

*Order by 1:00 pm for next business day delivery. Available for most products in selected areas of the province.

NOTE: Prices subject to change without notice. Prices include container deposit fees where applicable. All products may not be available in all stores. Select products may be available to customers in limited quantity. Value Added Products are subject to limited availability and may not be included with online purchases. Earn 1 AIR MILES® reward mile for every $30* spent each month. *Excluding HST, container deposit, and charity donations. Air Miles for online purchases will be awarded on the date of shipment and not the date of order. The above-noted alcohol content may differ from the alcohol content displayed on the bottle label due to the timing of changes in vintage dates or production lot codes. Customers are advised to read the bottle labels to confirm the actual alcohol content of their purchases. The vintage year displayed on the product image may differ from the stock available in stores and online.