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Sherry-Lehmann USD 13.95 750ml

Terrazas Torrontes Reserva Mendoza 2016

Winemaker's Notes:

"Oily aromas of peanut and burnt match ride high on the nose of this plump and pulpy tropical-leaning white. Typical lychee and honeydew flavors are slightly bitter in front of a fleshy palate with moderate acidity." - Wine Enthusiast

Region: Argentina » Mendoza

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Color: White
Varietal: Torrontes
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Terrazas de los Andes:
In the late 1950s, Moët & Chandon, a subsidiary of LVMH, sent Renaud Poirier, its Oenology Director, to Latin America to research the region’s potential for world-class wine production. After traveling around the region, Poirier visited Luján de Cuyo, in Mendoza. Highly impressed by the local conditions for winemaking and the presence of excellent high elevation vineyards, Poirier and Moët & Ch... Read more
In the late 1950s, Moët & Chandon, a subsidiary of LVMH, sent Renaud Poirier, its Oenology Director, to Latin America to research the region’s potential for world-class wine production. After traveling around the region, Poirier visited Luján de Cuyo, in Mendoza. Highly impressed by the local conditions for winemaking and the presence of excellent high elevation vineyards, Poirier and Moët & Chandon decided to set up its first ever vineyards outside France. After decades of experiencing with sparkling wines production, in 1999, Moët Hennessy Wine Estates and Bodegas Chandon Argentina opened Terrazas de los Andes Winery - a varietal still-wines initiative based on its emblematic high-elevation vineyards, fed by the Andes meltwater. Read less

Editorial Reviews for Terrazas Torrontes Reserva Mendoza

Snooth User: Snooth Editorial
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0.00 5
12/22/2017

Floral and honeyed pear and green apple aromas with perfumed rose petal. Still quite floral in the mouth, with green apple fruit taking a supporting role before they both yield to a dried hay flavor and tingling heat on the finish.



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"Oily aromas of peanut and burnt match ride high on the nose of this plump and pulpy tropical-leaning white. Typical lychee and honeydew flavors are slightly bitter in front of a fleshy palate with moderate acidity." - Wine Enthusiast

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Alcohol: 14%

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