ALEXANDER (THE GREAT)

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Alexander vs The Ham Factory was born from the best vineyards in Aranda de Duero. The vineyards contain Tinto Fino, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec and Merlot. The vineyards were selected in 2016 and located 900 meters above sea level. It is a reflection of the viticulture and style of Ribera del Duero.

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Alexander is located in the most oriental zone of the Wine Region Ribera del Duero, 900 meters high of altitude and hit by extreme weather. The winery has vineyards mostly planted of Tempranillo grapes in vases but also vineyards of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Malbec planted in espalier. The composition of the soil is essentially calcareous clay.

2016 vintage is exceptional and elegant. It has a dark ruby​color and intense aromas of red fruit, with very subtle spaced touches, coming from the barrel aging. Tasty and fruity entrance on the palate with very well integrated tannins and long and complex finish.

Harvest: First week of October.

Manual harvest for optimal maturation stages.

Aging: 12 months in French oak barrels of 225 l.

VOLUME

75 cl, 150 cl

VARIETALS

Tinta Fina, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec y Merlot

ALCOHOL BY VOLUME

14,5%

ACIDITY

4,65 g/L

pH

3,8

RESIDUAL SUGAR

2,3 g/L