Trivento, Amado Sur Torrontés 2013, Mendoza, Argentina
Tasting Note: Aromas of rosé bouquet, apple blossom, honey suckle and star-fruit fill your glass and characterize the nose of this uniquely Argentinean grape varietal.
Lemon-colored with medium acidity the wine is round and soft on the palate.
Bottle Note: 80% Torrontés, 10% Viognier, 10% Chardonnay. Exclusive to Argentina, at the foot of the Andes Mountains, Torrontés delivers fresh, perfumed wines. A touch of Viognier confers this blend’s citrus notes and sweet finish while a dash of Chardonnay emphasizes its elegance and structure.
Importer: Excelsior Wine & Spirits, Old Brookville, New York
Tasted: ABCs of South America Dinner with Master Sommelier Evan Goldstein, City Winery Event NYC
Tasting Date: October 20, 2015