LOCALISM Torrontes 2017
California 2017

LOCALISM Torrontes 2017

California 2017
Localism Torrontes
Retail Price: $26
DDWA Score: 87
Value Rating: 3.3
Very Good Value
Wine Factor: 1
Date Posted: June 8, 2018
Cases Produced: 85

Napa winery Localism ventures out to Lodi (“Silvaspoons Vineyard,” although this is not stated on the label) for their Torrontes, a wine grape most associated with Argentina. The Localism Torrontes sports awesome aromas of citrus blossoms, grated fresh ginger, lemon cucumbers and honeysuckle. Light and easy-going in the mouth. Bright acidity, very light bodied (I’d like a little more body) and very refreshing. Delicious with sashimi, green salads and spa treatments.

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This is Mom & Pop Winery through and through. Ryan and Nicole Knoth do it all. Ryan is the winemaker (his moonlighting job and he makes high-end Napa wines for others) and Nicole runs the sales and business. Their wines are consistently tasty and interesting. Seek them out! 

For all the Localism Wines I’ve reviewed, GO HERE.


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