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Gualtallary

SOIL PROFILE OF Gualtallary

  • Is one of the coolest climates GI´s within the Uco Valley
  • It could be compared with Burgundy but regularly can be situated in the same pattern than higher Bordeaux or Napa (as far as heat summation is concerned).
  • Soils of North West Gualtallary are typically alluvial.
  • Wind erosion has placed 4 inches of natural vegetation on this soil, forming the 1st layer.
  • Down to a depth of 7 feet, the soil is rocky and gravelly and has medium size alluvial stones coated with calcareous and mixed with calcium carbonate crusts (caliche).
  • The deepest layer sits over a big river bed of alluvial stones and gravels.
  • The soil is extremely poor in organic material and has a very good drainage leading the plant to go deeper underground.

 

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BenMarco Expresivo is a wine with aromas of blackberry, peppercorn tree, violet, mineral notes, balanced natural acidity and firm fine-grained tannins. 

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