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Finca El Portillo Bodegas Salentein Merlot 2009

Member Review by anstett:

just eh, I bought on sale in the grocery store to try out. We like a lot of Mendoza region wines, this one is just ok, nothing to go repurchase

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Bodega Salentein:
The magnificent bodega, designed for both form and function in the shape of a cross, allows for customized gentle handling of the grapes, reducing the distance wine needs to be moved between winemaking steps. Each of the wings is a small winery with two levels-a ground level that houses stainless steel tanks and French wooden vats for fermentation and storage, and an underground level for aging... Read more
The magnificent bodega, designed for both form and function in the shape of a cross, allows for customized gentle handling of the grapes, reducing the distance wine needs to be moved between winemaking steps. Each of the wings is a small winery with two levels-a ground level that houses stainless steel tanks and French wooden vats for fermentation and storage, and an underground level for aging wine in oak casks. The two levels allow wine to flow from the tanks to the barrels by a traditional gravity transfer system. The four wines converge in a circular central chamber.which resembles an amphitheater and was inspired by ancient classical temples. Read less

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Snooth User: anstett
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2.00 5
03/04/2012

just eh, I bought on sale in the grocery store to try out. We like a lot of Mendoza region wines, this one is just ok, nothing to go repurchase




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