Colome Torrontes 2015, Salta, Argentina

Country: Argentina

Colour / Style: White

Advent Calendar Day: December 16th

Located in the far north of Argentina, Salta is home to some of the world’s most extreme vineyards, taht sit at both lower and higher altitudes than anywhere else in the world.

Torrontes is the signature white wine of Argentina. Torrontes grapes typically produce a light, refreshing white wine with jasmine and orange blossom tones.

Colome Torrontes is a very pale bright yellow. It’s pure and delicate with hints of rose petal and dusty brown spices. This is a great example of a serious yet seductive Torronte!

Food matching ideas for Colome Torrontes include:

· Delicate and gently spiced shellfish
· Crab and chilli pasta sauce
· Thai fish soup