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Bodega El Porvenir 'Laborum' Torrontes, Finca el Retiro, Cafayate, Salta, Argentina
92 Points

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Region: Argentina Salta
Vintage: 2018
Price:
BC Private Wine Stores: $23.0 +price will vary

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -173526
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WineScores' Review

Nervy, racy, precise.
The vineyards of El Porvenir are located at 1750m or 5,740 feet above sea level. This single vineyard white shows outstanding precision and form. Expect lime leaf, crunchy white fruits, honey and peach blossoms on the nose. Pristine with racy fruit and citrus in the mouth, it is taut and vibrant and more elegant than most Torrontes' I've come across.
Bravo.


Pairs Great with Gone Crackers Roasted Shallot & Herb
 
 
Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Barbeque, Good First Impressions, Cellar Keepers, First Date, GONE CRACKERS


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Wine Scores reviewed - 2019-04-15 17:34:32.0

 

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