Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Urraca wines, the result of tradition and innovation

July 23, 2014 by Claudia Ortiz

After touring the major wine landscapes around the world, the Langley family found in Agrelo the perfect place to give birth to “Urraca”. Get to know in this article the projects for this year.

“A turning point for the Argentine viticulture”

July 23, 2014

This will be the theme for the first event of the current situation analysis organized by the Argentine Wine Society, which will be held on July 29. This event will count on the participation of Gustavo Reyes and Javier Merino.

Wine in Moderation is celebrating its 1st anniversary

July 21, 2014

After a year from its birth, Wine in Moderation, Bodegas de Argentina’s program fostering responsible wine consumption, has already gathered 24 participating wineries and closed different deals with companies and associations of all kind.

Marketing: how do wineries compete at sales outlets?

July 21, 2014 by Laura Saieg

Around 75% of purchasing decisions are taken at the point of sale. This way, those actions from wineries to encourage consumers to buy their products are crucial, as many of these decisions are the result of what brands make on shelves.

Mendoza will host again the international awards ceremony of the Great Wine Capitals

July 19, 2014

The event will be held from November 2 to 7. Registrations for the contest of local wine tourism have already been open; it is the prelude to the world competition.

Trends: “Flavored wine”, the boom among young consumers

July 18, 2014

According to a research conducted by Wine Intelligence, these wines, classed as aperitif, are a resounding success in the international market. Chocolate, grapefruit, cola, chestnut, coffee, are some of the new flavors.

“In the first months of 2014, Norton’s exports have grown by 10%”

July 16, 2014 by Claudia Ortiz

Luis Steindl, Operations manager at Norton, anticipates the winery’s new releases for this year and the expectations for both domestic and foreign market.

Sparkling wines went up 116%

July 16, 2014

Traditionally endowed with glamour, special occasions and toasts, in recent years, changes have been registered in both the productive sector and consumption trends.

The best Bonarda in Argentina

July 15, 2014

For first time, Mendoza hosted a wine contest of this variety, aimed at paving the way for both the international and national market. It gathered wines from ARS 35 to ARS 390. See in this article all the gold winners.

Sau Paulo-Mendoza flight, twice a week from August on

July 15, 2014

The aim is to keep the benefits for Brazilian tourists in accommodation and commercial sector.