Amancaya, like its older brother, presents a harmonious balance between the Argentine and Bordeaux styles. The wine is more fruity due to the higher percentage of Malbec and shorter ageing. The word AMANCAYA is the native Indian name of a flower found at high altitudes in the Andes in the Mendoza area.
ARUMA is a pure Malbec made from a blend of grapes from the best terroirs in the Mendoza region.
“ARUMA” means “night” in the language of the Quechua, the native Indian population of the Mendoza region. The name suggests the deep darkness of the nights in the Andes and the very pure mountain air: the wines have the same rich, authentic character as their terroir.
Situated in the village of Sainte Eulalie, at the gateway to Bordeaux, Château Malbec is a charming property
dating back to 1860, which was acquired by the Castel family in 1991. The estate boasts an extensive
vineyard, whose wealth lies in its diversity. Large sums have been invested both in the winery and the
vineyard, so that today Château Malbec can congratulate itself on producing a wine worthy of competing with
other appellations generally considered to be more prestigious. The Château is also the site of the Châteaux
Castel Centre for Education, an institution dedicated to promoting the appreciation of wine, and to teaching
This French Malbec is a grape variety with character. It is a powerful, fiery red wine of strong character.The maturity of the grapes, as well as the vinification and blending processes, are key to bringing out the best of this variety and achieving perfect balance.
Santa Ana Malbec has a lively red colour with violet hues. Intense aromas of fruits such as plums and cherries, well balanced in the mouth, soft and nice finish. The ideal wine for grilled meat. Combines also very well with pasta, mild to spicy cuisine and semi-hard cheeses.