Portillo No. 9 - Estate Bottled Pinot Noir
Origin: Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina
Varietal: pinot noir
Producer's Notes: The Bodega is located in Mendoza, an Argentinian province that has become synonymous with wine. The jewel of the region is The Uco Valley – its high elevations and different stony alluvial soils create the perfect growing conditions for world-class wines. Portillo brings a remarkable collection of wines grown at some of the highest elevations on the planet.
NOSE: A refined nose of fresh, ripe cherries, strawberries and blackberries.
PALATE: Red cherry and strawberry shine through on this youthful palate with soft tannins and a round finish of nutmeg and cloves.
SERVING SUGGESTIONS: Enjoy with grilled meats, roasted turkey, stuffed chicken, seared tuna steaks and grilled salmon.