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Wine review: Crios de Susana Balbo Torrontes 2013, Argentina

Rating
89.00
Year
2013
Varietal
Torrontes
Food Pairing
Light curries, grilled shellfish, salads
Price
$13.95

Torrontes is a white grape with a happy face and lighthearted attitude. Lean, almost always bone dry, it smiles with sunny floral-fruity intensity. This one's delectably silky and round, with white table grape in the foreground and a crisp finish. Pair it with light curries, grilled shellfish or salads; $14.99 in B.C., various prices in Alberta, $18.27 in Newfoundland.

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Beppi Crosariol writes about wine and spirits in the Globe Life and Style sections.He has been The Globe's wine and spirits columnist for more than 10 years. In the late 1990s, he also wrote a food trends column called The Biting Edge.Beppi used to cover business law for ROB and previously edited the paper's weekly technology section. More

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