Posts Tagged ‘Argentina’

99 points and more in Jay Miller’s goodbye

December 28, 2011 by Laura Saieg

The Wine Advocate’s former taster of Argentine wines published his last scores, as well as the best producers and wines in Argentina. The highlight: wines almost perfect, reaching 99 and 98 points.

What happened in Argentina during 2011

December 28, 2011 by Laura Saieg

In this article, WineSur picks the wine news that had the greatest impact on Argentine industry throughout the whole year and shaped the course of business.

The figures of the year

December 27, 2011 by Redacción

Thanks to the protagonist role they played in this year, because they were subjects of news or just because the wine industry picked them, in this article we distinguish them as the “figures” of 2011.

The major wine investments

December 26, 2011 by Ma. Soledad González

With greater caution than previous years, the wine industry continues going for the business. The capacity expansion was one of the highest investments made by wineries.

Excellent scores for Argentine wines

December 23, 2011 by Laura Saieg

Wine Enthusiast, Wine Spectator, Decanter and Wine Access awarded 23 wines from Argentina. The top publications in United Kingdom, United States and Canada, and the leading markets for Argentina’s exports, distinguished the quality of these products.

Sparkling wines on the up and up

December 21, 2011 by Redacción

These are the only bottled wines that showed a steady positive evolution during 2011. Exports have grown by 43% in terms of turnover and 32% in volume. This entails great investments.

“We would be surprised if Neal gave very high scores”

December 21, 2011 by Redacción

UK’s critics Tim Atkin and Oz Clarke referred to Neal Martin, the person in charge of rating Argentine wines replacing Jay Miller, for The Wine Advocate. Martin is European and his palate is used to wines whose style is “heavy” or more “elegant”. This way, these renowned critics gave their opinion in an interview with WineSur.

The young judges picked the best Argentine wines

December 20, 2011 by Laura Saieg

The 8th edition of “VinoSub30” has ended, one of the contests in which only young people award the best Argentine products. In this opportunity, 4 wines earned double gold medal.

Three Argentine wines in the Wine Enthusiast’s 2011 Top 100

December 14, 2011 by Redacción

According to the publication, this list includes those “wines we would like to drink on a daily basis”. The Argentine exponents included in the list are all Malbec 2008, a difficult vintage in the country and yet, it emerges triumphant.

The best wines for Canadians’ pocket

December 6, 2011 by Laura Saieg

Every year, Wine Access, Canadian magazine, compiles a list of the best value wines. Argentina manages to be included in the “Wine Access 2011 International Value Wine Awards” among the best options.