Torrontés

  • Grape
  • torr-ron-tez

Argentina's very own white is actually a group of 3 varieties that are offspring of Muscat of Alexandria. Of the 3 varieties Torrontés Riojano is considered the best.

Primary Flavors

  • Meyer Lemon

  • Peach

  • Rose Petal

  • Geranium

  • Citrus Zest

Taste Profile

  • Dry
  • Medium-Light Body
  • Low/None Tannin
  • Medium Acidity
  • 11.5–13.5% ABV

Handling

  • Serving Temp Ice-Cold
    38–45°F / 3–7°C
  • Glass TypeWhite
  • Decant No
  • Ageability3-5 years
  • Avg Price $15.00

Food Pairing

Even though Torrontés smells sweetly, it's usually quite dry, making it a great match with savory dishes that feature exotic spices, fruit, and aromatic herbs.

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