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Susana Balbo

Argentina, Torrontés, Susana Balbo, Zohar, Mendoza, 2010

N/ Spring water steeped with hay and honeysuckle.  Sandalwood. Grapefruit. Peaches. Crisp, but just a tad soft. T/ Medium mouthfeel. Softer, more coating, mouthfeel than her nose would suggest. Wonderful grapefruit flavors dominate. Touches of white flowers, chamomile, lime zest, and Meyer lemon. Gooseberry on the close. Touch of minerality. Winemaker = Susana Balbo Price = […]

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Argentina, Malbec (Rose of), Crios, Domino del Plata, Susana Balbo, Mendoza, 2010

C/ Alive – Hawaiian punch red. N/ Strawberries, hay, and river rocks. Stewed rhubarb. T/ Light mouthfeel but weight nicely higher than you’d expect. Red berries and strawberry. Light raspberry. Bright, acidic ending. http://www.dominiodelplata.com.ar/ Winemaker = Gustavo Bertagna Price = $15 This is very nice wine for the price point, but seems a tad too […]

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