Archive for the ‘News’ Category

5 Argentine wines among the “Top 100 Best Buys”

December 17, 2014 by Laura Saieg

Wine Enthusiast published the Top 100 Best Buys of 2014, chosen by its select tasting panelists. Beyond Malbec, in this opportunity, Torrontés and Syrah were the surprising varieties of the list. See in this article the 2014’s best wines under USD 15.

WineSur’s wines with the best score in Wine Spectator

December 10, 2014

In its next release, on December 31, the US magazine will publish the list of the 390 wines tasted throughout the year. See below those labels receiving 90 points or more.

Red vs. White: which is best for health?

December 10, 2014

This infographics shows the amount of carbs, calcium, iron, among others, granted by these wines. See below the results and get surprised.

Japan steps up domestic wine output

December 10, 2014

Chateau Mercian, one of Japan’s largest wine producers has announced plans to almost double its vineyard area to meet growing domestic demand for this small scale industry.

Do you know which the best terroir to produce Malbec wines is?

December 10, 2014

Three surveys conducted by international experts chose this area as the best “terroir” for the production of Malbec wines due to the quality of the wines made with grapes produced there.

New wines for young consumers

December 10, 2014

Angel A. Mendoza, winemaking graduate, considers that it is necessary to develop wines made of native “Creole” grapes for a new generation. Besides, he highlights their cost/benefit relationship.

What is going on with Wine Consumption in Argentina?

December 9, 2014 by Laura Saieg

According to the analysis conducted by Kantar Worldpanel, wine sales remain stable in spite of the drop in mass consumption. The study shows that around 8 million households bought wine between January and September, spending AR$ 45 in average in each purchase. The conclusions of the report are mentioned below.

“At SinFin, we are going strongly for wine tourism”

December 3, 2014 by Laura Saieg

Carlos Caselles, owner of the winery talked to WineSur and made an assessment of this year. Likewise, he stressed that in 2015, the industry will experience a process full of uncertainty and adjustments, propelled by inflation and exchange rate lag.

Tourism and good wines merge for exquisite palates

December 3, 2014

Guided tours, cuisine classes, photography courses, horseback riding, and tastings aren´t but some of the options offered by the most exclusive wineries. Their prices are around AR$ 900.