Archive for the ‘News’ Category

The future of retailers for 2015

January 14, 2015

Physical retail spaces are becoming less exciting, transparent and with less variety of options. And wine, like many other products sold in retail stores, are not exempt.

“ViñaVida is Focused on Consolidating with Premium Wines”

January 14, 2015 by Laura Saieg

Oscar Marcovecchio, Director of ViñaVida, spoke with WineSur about the path to be followed by the winery which, upon focusing on premium wines, was awarded many prizes during 2014. That brought about its consolidation both in the domestic and foreign markets.

Five Wines to get acquainted with Salta

January 13, 2015

Are you thinking of travelling to the north of Argentina by dint of drinks of good wines? These five wines are the synthesis of the land of vineyards that smells of jasmines and red wines as dark as night. Take note and dive into the wine aisle.

10 Gadgets Your Bar Cannot Miss

January 12, 2015

If you love wines and in a corner of your house you keep your prized wine cellar, you must read this article where we show you the accessories perfect to enjoy a cup of wine.

Are blends the next Argentine revolution?

January 9, 2015

The classic formula of Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot is giving way to new proposals at the hand of atypical varieties and wine blends which are gaining expression. Which combinations shall we consider?

Terroir of contrasts: Uco Valley and Pedernal vs. East of Mendoza and Tulum Valley

January 8, 2015

In the wineries, in the press, at wine tastings, one question reverberates around the glass: what is the difference between the terroirs of Argentina and the rest of the world? The question is as wide as it is elusive, because in every region, every micro-terroir, Argentina has an answer to give.

“Decanter’s Recognition of Trivento Reserve Malbec Increased Sales by 382%”

January 6, 2015 by Laura Saieg

Germán Di Cesare, winemaker of Trivento, spoke with WineSur about the winemaking year at the winery, the recognitions obtained, and consequently, the growth achieved. He also mentions some of the launchings they are preparing for this year.

The New Lionel Messi of Argentinean Wines

January 5, 2015

Wines produced with Cabernet Franc grapes are driving the main world experts crazy.

James Suckling: “Chinese wines do not impress me”

January 5, 2015

The renowned wine critic and former WineSpectator taster talked to The Straits Times about the way in which he has led his team from Hong Kong during the last four years and, based on this, about the characteristics featured by the market, national wines, and the wines exported to that country.

Consumers to dine out more, spend less

January 5, 2015

The improving macroeconomic climate is giving consumers confidence to dine out more frequently, but they don’t plan to increase their spending, according to a survey published by foodservice consulting group AlixPartners.