Familia Bonfanti is a boutique micro-winery located in the Perdriel sub-region of the Lujan de Cuyo in Mendoza, Argentina. The estate dates back to 1915 when the grandfather planted the first vineyard to Malbec. In 2005 the family completed it’s state of the art micro winery located on the property. The winery owns two small vineyards; one in Perdriel, Lujan de Cuyo, planted to Malbec, and the other in Barrancas, Maipu planted to Cabernet Sauvignon. A small, family run business; Roberto, the father, manages the vineyard; Sebastian, one of the sons is the winemaker; and Alejandro, the other son, runs the business side. Situated on a beautiful property with olive trees intermingled in the vineyards and views of the Andes to one side. Everything is done by hand, from harvest to bottling, on the estate.
This 100% Cabernet Sauvignon is from a 50 year old single vineyard in the Barrancas sub-region of Mendoza. The wine shows notes of dark chocolate, plum, and cassis, that leads to a smooth and balanced finish.
This 100% Malbec is from an 85 year old single vineyard in Pedriel in the Lujan de Cuyo sub-region of Mendoza. This terroir driven wine shows notes of strawberry, leather, and tobacco that are underscored by elements of earth and mineral components
This 100% hand selected Malbec comes from the 85 year old estate vineyard of Perdriel in the sub-region of Mendoza. Lush, rich, ripe fruit of crushed strawberries and blackberries evolve into a smooth and balanced finish.