News

“2014 will be a really important year for the domestic market”

April 23, 2014 by Claudia Ortiz

The General Manager of Dominio del Plata winery, Edgardo del Pópolo, maintained that this year will be a great harvest and the winery will focus on the domestic market by means of new alliances with distributors of other provinces in Argentina. Moreover, he talked about his projects for 2014.



Map of wine popularity in the United States

April 22, 2014

See in this article, how much wine per person was consumed in 2013, according to a research. Moreover, the states that love wine the most.

How to choose a bottle of wine?

April 21, 2014

With friends, family, workmates, or just alone, the choice of wine turns into a ritual as we have to consider the food, occasion, and place. This test will enable you to choose the suitable wine



Mendoza wines reached eleven medals in Brazil

April 21, 2014

The performance of Argentine wines has been the best in the history of this contest, being very important for the World Ranking Wines and Spirits.

Sparkling wines: what, how, where, and when Argentinians drink them

April 21, 2014

In the last decade, consumption of this kind of wine has doubled. Together with this great growth, there were also changes in habits.



The best wineries of the year according to Wine & Spirits

April 17, 2014

In order to determine the list, the magazine’s critics tasted over 12,000 wines from all over the world. Of the award-winning wineries in 2014, almost 50% are from California, and the rest from different countries. The ranking comprises four wineries from Argentina.


Stephen Tanzer: “Torrontés reaches the next level”

April 17, 2014 by Laura Saieg

The US journalist spotlighted the characteristics achieved by Argentine wineries with this varietal. Besides, he mentioned in his report the best Argentine examples of Torrontés, according to his palate.


How will wineries celebrate the “Malbec World Day”?

April 16, 2014 by Claudia Ortiz

On April 17, the world will celebrate the day of Argentina’s signature grape variety. Mendoza wineries will offer different alternatives to pay tribute to Malbec. Find out in this article all the activities you can enjoy in this special day.


Wineries

  • Familia Schroeder - Patagonia

    Familia Schroeder - Patagonia

    Patagonia: endless horizons, snow melt waters, majestic landscapes, vast lands traversed by the wind. This is the birthplace of Familia…

  • Ruca Malén

    Ruca Malén

    Bodega Ruca Malén was born in 1998 as the result of the dream of two friends who shared the same passion: to make high-quality wines.…

  • Margot

    Margot

    Bodega Margot was born in 2002 as a family’s common project: to make high quality wines from the best grapes in the Uco Valley in…

  • Aleanna

    Aleanna

    Two romantics -a winemaker (Alejandro Vigil) and a historian (Adrianna Catena)- go back in time to capture an era when European immigrants,…

  • Estrella de los Andes

    Estrella de los Andes

    Estrella de los Andes is located in Perdriel (Luján de Cuyo) at 945 meters asl, 32º56’ south latitude and 68º 49’ west longitude.…

Wineries' News

  • Del Fin del Mundo launched its new “Gran Reserva 2012″

    The winery presented the new vintage of its high-end line “Gran Reserva Del Fin del Mundo 2012″. The winemaking manager, Marcelo Miras, highlighted: “this new release boasts unique characteristics, as it is a vintage with an excellent ripeness…

  • “Classical Music”, present at SinFin

    During the International Festival “Música Clásica por los Caminos del Vino” (Classical Music through the Wine Routes), SinFin winery presents prestigious French violinist Julien Szulman, who will play great pieces of famous composer Bach and Paganini.…

  • A Salentein wine, rated 91 pts by Wine Enthusiast

    Salentein Numina Spirit Vineyard Gran Corte was highly recognized by this famous publication. It is a wine expressing the spirit of the top vineyards of Salentein. It is made with the best grapes of Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc,…

  • Luigi Bosca participates in the Malbec Open Day

    The prestigious winery will be part of the Malbec Open Day, which will be held on Saturday, April 12, from 4pm to 9pm in different places in Buenos Aires. The events are organized by Bodegas de Argentina to promote Malbec in the domestic market and distinguish…

  • Del Fin del Mundo, part of the “art, food & wine cruise”

    The Neuquén winery will participate in this event, on board of the MSC cruise, along with its wines and sparklers. Del Fin del Mundo, leading winery located in San Patricio del Chañar, Patagonia, will be on board of MSC cruise celebrating the third…

  • Cavas La Capilla will made a wine blessed by Pope Francisco

    Cavas La Capilla and San Luis Gonzaga School organize the charity initiative “Vendimia Solidaria”, to be held on April 4 and 5. Cavas La Capilla winery will donate the grape to the students of this school. On April 4, 5th-year students of San Luis…

  • Finca La Luz continues receiving awards for its “Callejón del Crimen” line

    Callejón del Crimen is the title of a love and tragic story featuring two lovers in the Uco Valley. It is an unsolved mystery only known by villagers and of which there are different versions. Through this name, Finca La Luz’s wines embody mystery,…

  • Piattelli Vineyards 2013 Premium Reserve Torrontés recognized by Stephen Tanzer

    The wine critic, Stephen Tanzer, distinguished a Piatelli’s wine with 90 scores. The wine is Piatelli Vineyards’ 2013 Premium Reserve Torrontés, from vines grown about 5,500 feet above sea level, which offers precise, very pure aromas of white…

  • Familia Otero Ramos distinguished at Vinalies Internationales 2014”

    Familia Otero Ramos was awarded a Silver Medal for its wine “Cafetín Malbec” at “Vinalies Internationales 2014”, the international wine contest gathering 3503 wines from 41 countries and counting on 150 judges in representation of 43 different…

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.