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Susana Balbo Signature Torrontés 2016

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There are 3 user submitted reviews for this wine.

Andrea Shapiro rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Wow what a great! Finely fermented for 4 months in French oak. A very pretty glistening water white colour with a silvery rim showing a gorgeously evolving bouquet of pink pears cantaloupe, mandarin oranges dragon fruit, fresh coconut and an abundant floral foray featuring, honeysuckle, white peonies and orchid blossoms. Flavours are bright and lively with pink grapefruit citrus, green apples skins, delicate sandy minerals, and notes of fresh parsley. High, well balanced brisk acidity. Pair with chicken and veggie kebabs. 91 points
Stephen Andrews reviewed this wine as follows:

Tasted March 24th, 2018. Colour clear brilliant water white. Legs medium minus. Aromas and flavours of exotic fruit, flowers, fresh green melon. Taste dry, aromatic, mouthwatering, exotic fruit and a nice medium plus finish. Just a delicious wine. I drank with the following rice bowl mixture. Italian chicken breast strips, jasmine rice, fresh boiled green beans, chopped fresh green onions and soya sauce and Nuoc Cham sauce. The wine pairing was wonderful. Highly recommend if you enjoy adventure and exotic taste.
Melanie Lloyd rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Honeydew aromas with hints of pine, mint, lime and honey. On the palate, we have citrus flavours, predominantly lime, and herbal notes. It is wonderfully crisp and tart.

Tasted February 2018




Natalie's Review

Susana Balbo Signature Torrontés 2016, Finca La Delfina, Altamira, Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina: This Torrontes is an exemplar of its kind: it gets better every year. Argentine winemaker Susana Balbo seems to have the golden touch when it comes to a wide range of styles and wines, from this delightful floral white wine to her more robust Malbecs. Gorgeous notes of white flowers, light spice and spring rain. Pair with salads and mild curries or spices. Drink: 2018-2021. 384339 13% XD 750 mL  $19.95 Score: 93/100. March 3, 2018 Best Value White Wine. Splendid Salad Wine  Full Review

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