News

Dominio del Plata goes for direct-to-consumer sales

April 15, 2014 by Claudia Ortiz

Last Friday, the winery launched its new platform to sell its wines, a sale channel increasingly used by different companies worldwide.



Within the Top 10 of Argentine wines to US, 6 belong to American brands

April 15, 2014 by Laura Saieg

Analyzing the ranking of wine sales in terms of volume, the most important data is the agreement of Argentine wineries with leading US companies. In this respect, wineries penetrate more strongly and manage to play a local role in the world’s main market for Argentine wines. Could this be the next business?

“Faced with the current situation, we should reinvent ourselves as entity”

April 14, 2014 by Laura Saieg

The businesswoman and winemaker, Susana Balbo, talked with WineSur about her recent appointment, the highest position in Wines of Argentina. In this interview, she shares her vision of concentrating on the new generation and focusing on strategies, in response to a complex year.



The organizing committee of “Best of Wine Tourism 2015” was set up in Mendoza

April 10, 2014

On Monday, April 7 the organizing committee was set up in the province for the Best of Wine Tourism 2015, the famous competition of the Great Wine Capitals Network.

Classical music and wine: a perfect pairing to enjoy Mendoza in April

April 8, 2014 by Claudia Ortiz

With a program comprising 55 concerts, a new edition of the international festival “Música Clásica por los Caminos del Vino” (Classical Music through the Wine Routes) will start next Saturday, April 12. The impressive mountain and San Martin-related sites will be the scene chosen to host this music event.



Argentine wines had a great performance at the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition 2014

April 7, 2014 by Claudia Ortiz

Out of 36 awarded Argentine wines, 5 obtained double gold medals at this international wine contest hosted in the United States. This way, Argentina was in 3rd place, after United States and Canada, among the most award-winning countries.


Consumer trends 2014

April 4, 2014

Wine intelligence made a report on how wine consumers will behave this year. See below a summery of what this report is about.


Bottled wine exports grew by 25%

April 1, 2014 by Laura Saieg

In spite of uncertainty, exporting sectors had a good performance in the two first months of the year, except for the United States market, where exports dropped by 9% in value and 8.5% in volume.


Wineries

  • Sin Fin

    Sin Fin

    Bodega SinFin is a family-owned company presided by its owner Carlos Caselles. It has been dedicated to vineyard growing since 1975…

  • Michel Torino Estate

    Michel Torino Estate

    Cafayate Valley is a Premium area, located in the North of Argentina, at 1,700 meters above sea level. This region is considered a…

  • Secreto Patagónico

    Secreto Patagónico

    Bodega Secreto Patagónico is the result of the hard work and devotion of a family company that started in 2000, based on a solid…

  • Altos Las Hormigas

    Altos Las Hormigas

    Altos Las Hormigas envisions a terroir in Argentina. Malbec specialists since 1995, well-known Tuscan winemaker Alberto Antonini, …

  • Mendoza Vineyards

    Mendoza Vineyards

    Mendoza Vineyards is located since 2003 in one of the best wine regions of Mendoza, Argentina. It is part of the international group…

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Opinions

“It is important to be cautious about the time a wine stay in oak in pursuit of its freshness”

These words were pronounced by Andreas Larsson during his visit to Mendoza. According to the world’s best sommelier in 2007, it is difficult to find elegant Argentine wines and he suggests making wines with less oak in pursuit of their fruit profile.

“We expect to grow by 100% in terms of production in 2014”

The winemaker of Estrella del Sur, Lucas Morán, talked to WineSur and explained that this increase will be mainly the result of the development the company has made through different distribution channels and deals with supermarkets. Nonetheless, the quality consistency of wines goes hand in hand with this growth.

Advantages and disadvantages of Argentine wines in China

Demei Li, considered China’s best winemaker, was one of the judges at the Argentina Wine Awards 2014. In this article, he talks about Argentine wines, their performance in the Asian market and the need to promote all the wine regions to raise the influence of the wines from this country.

Business

2014: A good year for buying $15 wines

April 3, 2014

According to the Silicon Valley Bank, this year should be a fruitful year, with more choice and better quality wine

How to Make Your Wine Club Program More Successful

February 3, 2014

Wine club memberships are highly lucrative because they help you increase your volume per customer. This works to drive customer acquisition costs down while maintaining higher profit margins, according to a blog post from Talk Is Sheep Marketing.