1615 Pisco Mosto Verde Torontel
1615 Pisco Mosto Verde Torontel is a premium Peruvian pisco from Bodega San Nicolas' 1615 Pisco brand, distilled from partially-fermented Torontel grape must for an aromatic style.
Bodega San Nicolas S.A.C are located 243 km south of Lima, in the region of Ica in the Province of Pisco. The vineyard was originally part of the old Hacienda of Santa Cruz de Lanchas from the 16th century, run by Jesuit monks who tended the vineyards and made and sold Pisco in colonial times.
The ruins still remain today and are depicted on the label of the bottle. The current vineyards are around 20 years old, and comprise of 20 hectares: 15 hectares of Quebranta, 3 hectares of Italia and 2 hectares of Albilla. Master Distiller and Oenologist Edwin Landeu is an ex Citevid employee.
The vineyards are only 10km from the ocean and enjoy their own micro-climate with influences from the Paracas winds in August and September.
Tasting Notes: Unpolluted, bright and colorless. Raisin, geranium, floral and citrus aromas are present on the nose. A warm opening and green apple taste with a bitter pecans finish on the palate. Recommended enjoying it as a neat.
|Country of Origin||Peru|