El Esteco Old Vines is an homage to the life and trajectory of some of our estates with more than 50 years of existence, is the adventure to discover the respect for the history of the most ancient vineyards in the region, carefully preserved in every bottle.

Vineyards that live in harmony with the terroir and require minimal human intervention to give us intriguing and very rare vines. Wines that achieve a perfect balance over the years, silent witnesses of a wise and natural development.

Year of vineyard planting

1947

Grape origin

Finca Las Mercedes, Cafayate Valley

Stowage

6 to 8 months

Ageing potential

7 years

Sight

Young. It has a ruby hue and slight hints of terracotta typical of Cabernet Sauvignon wines. Very attractive.

Aroma

A traditional Cafayate aroma, spiced. Subtle paprika and mild notes of red berries.

Taste

It has a sweet attack and tannins that are perceived in the center of the mouth. A long and mineral taste. Rich.

Awards

  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • Vintage
  • Score
  • Critic reviews / Competitions

2019

93

Descorchados

2019

92

James Suckling

2019

91

Tim Atkin

2018

94

James Suckling

2018

93

Tim Atkin

2018

93

Descorchados

2017

94

Tim Atkin

2017

93

James Suckling

2017

92

Descorchados

2016

92

James Suckling

2016

90

Tim Atkin

2016

90

Descorchados

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