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The Pere Verge family, more than just being owners of Monteviejo, Chateau Le Gay and Chateau La Violette, are a family devoted to making exceptional wines of terroir, power and elegance. Following the hemispheric seasons, winemaker Marcelo Pelleritti and his team are producing world class wines both in Mendoza and Bordeaux.
Location: Cafayate, Salta
Pressing of the entire grape bunches which are then fermented at 16º C with daily-moving contact with the lees so that the wine achieves its optimum expression in the mid palate.
10 months in French oak barrels, 6-month bottle storage.
Petite Fleur displays the full and true varietal potential of Torrontes from Cafayate,Salta. Explosive floral and tropical fruit aromas are bound by a fine balanced acidity. On the palate it is lush and full with exotic flavors imparted from lees contact. It is long and persistent in its finish. This fine Torrontes will continue to develop with a few years of cellaring.