Bodegas El Porvenir Laborum Torrontes
Argentine Wine Awards 2016 - Gold 95 Points
Bodegas El Porvenir de Los Andes Laborum Torrontes is a top quality Torrontes produced in tiny quantities by this boutique producer. 'Laborum' meaning 'from work' is the name allotted to their top wines, all hand made with a firm focus on producing the very best wine possible.
100% Torrontes from a single vineyard - Finca El Retiro located at 1.650 mts (5,413 ft) above sea level in Cafayate Valley, Salta, with 55 year old vines. The grapes were harvested by hand in the last week of February into bins of 20 kg.
Selected yeast. Pre- fermentative maceration in press with carbonic for 4 hours. Alcoholic fermentation for 25 days at a controlled temperature between 13oC and 15oC. No malolactic fermentation.
Eyes: yellow with bright greenish tonalities.
Nose: good character, fruity and fresh. Intense and elegant with aroma of flowers like roses along with nice citric notes.
Mouth: fresh, young, fruity. With good structure, balanced and with a very nice acidity.
Please note this is an old photo and presentation has changed.
|Winery||El Porvenir de los Andes|
|Winery status||Small family owned|
|Winemaker||Luis Ismet, Maria Pelayo|
|Annual production||20,000 bottles|
|Product awards||Argentine Wine Awards 2016 - Gold 95 Points|
|Style||Elegant, floral & dry|
|Sulphite level||Medium Low|