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

1945

Grape origin

Finca Las Mercedes, Cafayate Valley

Stowage

6 to 8 months

Ageing potential

3 years

Sight

Light yellow, with slightly green and metallic-tinged hues. Subtly opaque as a result of slight and fine suspended lees.

Aroma

Very delicate, mineral and floral. The subtlety and freshness of its citric aromas are striking.

Taste

Fresh, young, mineral, great texture, very easy to drink, with an excellent balance between acidity and sweetness in the mouth.

Awards

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

2019

95

Tim Atkin

2019

94

James Suckling

2019

92

Descorchados

2018

95

Tim Atkin

2019

94

Descorchados

2018

93

James Suckling

2017

95

Tim Atkin

2017

95

IWC TRANCHE 1

2017

94

James Suckling

2017

94

Descorchados

2017

93

Robert Parker - Wine Advocate

2016

95

Tim Atkin

2016

94

James Suckling

2016

93

Descorchados

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