Mundus Vini is one of the most prestigious competition in Europe. Since its first edition in the year 2002, this competition continues to grow registering over 6000 entries from 44 countries around the world. In this year’s edition Michel Torino was recognized with 5 gold and 2 silver medals being one of Argentina’s most awarded [...]
International Wine Challenge (IWC), one of the most prestigious competitions in the UK and the world, awarded Don David Torrontes 2012 with the “Argentinean White Trophy, Torrontes Trophy”
Michel Torino winery is located in the heart of Calchaqui Valleys, hometown of Torrontes, Argentina’s only indigenous grape.
Don David Torrontes 2012 is one of the most emblematic wines [...]
Sight: Vivacious red with profound violet sparkles. Its tears are a sign of good structure.
Nose: Sweet aromas of raisins and plum jam stand out. Elegant touch of smoke, pipe tobacco and vanilla notes dominate the nose.
Shiraz 8% - Bonarda 6% - Malbec 52% - Cabernet Sauvignon 34%
Sight: Dark purplish-red color. Great intensity, deep, and dark. The legs that form and drop back into the wine show the excellent ripeness of the grapes when harvested and its alcoholic content.
Nose: Stunning, intense, and complex. Aromas of plum jam, dried fig and walnuts. Notes of vanilla and chocolate are present due to the aging in French oak barrels.
Mouth: Intense flavors of ripe plums and raisins from the Malbec. The Cabernet Sauvignon contributes spices, coffee and tobacco, while the Bonarda adds blackberry jam. The Tannat contributes to the color and body and adds a hint of chocolate. Exceptional soft, sweet tannins and a long, lingering finish.
Sight: Soft, brilliant yellow color with greenish notes.
Nose: Delicate. Floral aromas of roses and orange tree. Subtle aromas of vanilla and toasted bread due to the oak.
Mouth: Typical flavors of the Torrontés grape. It is citric with green apple. Very fresh. Balanced acidity and sweet in the heart of the mouth.