Susana BalboSignature Barrel Fermented Torrontés 2022Product code: 17148
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Susana Balbo Signature Barrel Fermented Torrontés is an elegant Argentinian wine, distinguished by its tantalising floral aromatics and intricate flavour profile. Expressive notes of peach, pear and jasmine dance harmoniously with subtle undertones of spices and herbs, enlivening your palate. A distinct minerality is balanced with a perfect level of acidity, ensuring a crisp finish. The wine is skilfully fermented in oak barrels, presenting a unique richness and complexity. Crafted by the celebrated winemaker Susana Balbo, this torrontés exudes sophistication and is certainly compelling for those yearning for a distinctive wine indulgence.
Golden color with bright reflections. The nose is fragrant and complex, with hints of tropical fruits, especially lychee, and citrus notes, such as lemon peel, with delicate floral aromas. The mouth is harmonious with balanced acidity, combined with intense fruit flavors. This wine has good, round body, with a silky texture.
About the Winery
Situated in the heart of Argentina's famed wine region, Mendoza, Susana Balbo Winery beautifully showcases the very best of Argentinian winemaking. This distinctive winery is not just a beacon of world-class winemaking but it also stands as a testament to the indomitable spirit of its founder, the renown Susana Balbo.
Susana was the first female winemaker in Argentina, breaking into a traditionally male-dominated industry back in the 1980s. Today, her eponymous winery continues her legacy of innovation and excellence. From her eponymous line of signature wines to cutting-edge craftmanship, Susana Balbo Winery offers an exemplary experience for every wine lover.
The vineyard spreads over 20 hectares of bountiful Mendoza soil. Here, the combination of warm days, chilly nights and nutrient-rich soil yields crisp, flavourful grapes. Susana Balbo Winery specialises in Malbec wines, a heady, full-bodied varietal that has become synonymous with Argentinian wine. Each bottle produced at the winery is rich, millions complex and brimming with a unique blend of fruit-forward flavours, backed by balanced acidity and elegant tannins.
In addition to the top-tier wines, visitors to the winery can also indulge in gastronomical delights at the onsite restaurant, where local ingredients are paired with the winery's vintages to create unmatched culinary experiences. Patrons can enjoy these handcrafted meals on the centred terrace, overlooking the serene beauty of the Mendoza vineyards.
The Susana Balbo Winery is not just a destination for wine lovers; it's a pilgrimage for those who cherish the essence of Argentinian winemaking. As you walk through the vine-laden lanes, you don't just experience a winery, you experience the vibrant tapestry of Argentinian culture, one that’s steeped in tradition, bold innovation and the passionate pursuit of perfection.
For any wine saviour, a visit to the Susana Balbo Winery isn’t just enjoyable – it’s downright essential.