The Bacan Malbec 2007
was made by Giuseppe Franceschini, a young Italian winemaker, fell in love with Mendoza (and a Mendocina) and decided to start making his own Malbec from Argentina; BACAN.
Check out his interview with The Vines of Mendoza sommelier Mariana Onofri here
Region: Las Compuertas, Lujánde Cuyo.
Varietal Composition: 100% Malbec
Winemaking: Bacán is a word used in the tango language (lunfardo), to define a man that loves good life elegant and refined, gallant with the women, lover of the parties and good wine. Grapes come froman 80-year-old vineyard. Maceration was carried out in15 days in stainless steel tanks at controlled temperature.