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

1958

Grape origin

Finca Las Mercedes, Cafayate Valley

Stowage

6 to 8 months

Aging potential

7 years

Sight

Intense pink with purple hues, slightly ruby rims, and subtle lees in suspension. Similar to a Pinot Noir.

Aroma

Fruity at the beginning, with a vinous quality typical of the varietal.

Taste

Fruity and refreshing beginning, followed by a mineral texture or chalky sensation.

Awards

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

2019

93

James Suckling

2019

92

Tim Atkin

2019

92

Descorchados

2018

93

Tim Atkin

2018

93

Descorchados

2017

93

Tim Atkin

2017

92

James Suckling

2016

92

Descorchados

2016

91

James Suckling

2016

91

Tim Atkin

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