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Vina Alicia Tiara

Vina Alicia Tiara 2021

About this Wine

Introducing the Vina Alicia Tiara 2021, a wine that embodies the grandeur and richness of Argentina’s winemaking tradition. This exquisite blend, from the lush vineyards of Argentina, is a testament to the 2021 vintage – a year that has been celebrated for producing wines of exceptional quality and character. Tiara, a flagship offering from Vina Alicia, captures the essence of this vintage, showcasing the perfect amalgamation of Argentina’s unique terroir and skilled viticulture.

At Vina Alicia, the art of winemaking is a revered tradition. The Tiara 2021 is a product of this legacy, a blend crafted with the utmost care and precision. It represents the winery’s commitment to excellence, delivering a wine that is not just enjoyed but experienced.

Technical Notes

  • Grape Varieties: A blend of carefully selected grape varieties, each contributing to the complexity and balance of the wine. The exact composition can include Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, and other indigenous or well-adapted varietals to the region.
  • Vineyard Location: Sourced from select vineyards in Argentina, renowned for their optimal grape-growing conditions, including high altitude and favorable soil types.
  • Soil Type: The vineyards are planted in diverse soil types, ranging from alluvial to more mineral-rich compositions, contributing to the distinct flavor profiles of each grape variety.
  • Climate: The 2021 vintage was characterized by a balanced climate with adequate rainfall and warm temperatures, conducive to the development of rich flavors and aromas in the grapes.
  • Harvesting: Grapes are handpicked at the peak of ripeness, focusing on achieving the perfect balance between natural sugars, acidity, and flavor intensity.
  • Fermentation: Fermented using traditional methods, with a focus on preserving the unique characteristics of each varietal. Temperature-controlled fermentation ensures a balanced extraction of color, tannins, and flavors.
  • Aging: Aged in oak barrels, which adds complexity, depth, and a subtle oak undertone without overpowering the wine’s natural fruit flavors. The aging process is carefully monitored to achieve the perfect harmony between fruit and oak.
  • Alcohol Content: Typically around 13.5-14.5%, perfectly poised to complement the wine’s flavor profile and structure.
  • Tasting Profile: The wine showcases a vibrant, deep color. Aromatically, it offers ripe red and black fruits, vanilla, chocolate, and a hint of spice. On the palate, it presents a rich blend of berries, cocoa, toasted oak, and savory spices. The texture is luxurious and smooth, with well-integrated tannins leading to a long, elegant finish.
  • Bottling: Bottled with minimal intervention to maintain the integrity and character of the blend.

Scores & Reviews

92 points Descorchados

Tasting Notes

The moment you pour the Vina Alicia Tiara 2021, you are greeted with a vibrant, deep hue that is a prelude to its complexity. The aroma is a delightful interplay of scents: ripe red and black fruits like cherries and blackberries, entwined with subtle notes of vanilla, chocolate, and a whisper of spice – a nod to its careful aging process.

On the palate, Tiara 2021 reveals its true splendor. A harmonious blend of flavors greets you – rich, juicy berries are perfectly balanced with undertones of cocoa, toasty oak, and a hint of savory spice. The texture is luxurious and smooth, with tannins that are well-integrated and provide a structure that is both robust and elegant. The finish is long and memorable, leaving behind a taste that is as regal and refined as the name Tiara suggests.