Portillo Pinot Noir 750ml
$55.99 price per bottle
Situated on a high plateau in the Uco Valley of Argentina’s Mendoza region, the Portillo (meaning “path” or “gateway”) winery and vineyards are dedicated to making superb quality wines for everyday enjoyment. Harmony with nature is readily apparent in every aspect of this property, which is designed to deliver wines that capture and respect the pristine beauty of their birthplace. Wine maker notes The grapes are hand-harvested to preserve the optimum freshness of the fruit. After destemming, the grapes are transferred to stainless steel tanks, where cold maceration takes place at a temperature of 45 -50°F. Fermentation lasts for 7 to 10 days. After fermentation, the wine is racked by gravity, with no pumping, and is aged in stainless steel tanks.
Technical notes 13. 5% abv
Food pairing Enjoy with grilled meats, roasted turkey, stuffed chicken, seared tuna steaks and grilled salmon.
Producer Bodegas Salentein Is A Wine Destination Like No Other. Established In The Late 1990s Salentein Is A Privately owned Estate Of Almost 5000 Acres Of Which 1124 Acres Are Planted To Vine. The Property Includes A Worldclass Winery And Cellars A 125acre Nature Preserve The Showpiece Killka Center For Culture And The Arts A Nearby Lodge (the Posada Salentein Offering An Elegant And Relaxed Retreat Into Nature) And The Landmark Chapel Of Gratitude Built Using Ancient Local Stonework Techniques. Reserve