Posts Tagged ‘Tourism’

Holy Week at Belasco de Baquedano

May 14, 2008

Many tourists decided to visit the wineries during the Holy Week long weekend. On this occasion, Belasco de Baquedano received a higher amount of visitors than last year.
Between Wednesday and Monday, the winery had 150 visitors. “This amount of tourists is quite high, for we are talking about a winery that opened its doors for [...]

Catena Zapata is a benchmark of Top brands in Argentina

May 14, 2008

MK Strategic Communications and IFOT Latin America carried out a research project on the “Premium Argentinian Market”, with the aim of providing a thorough report regarding TOP segment behavior and AB segment consumption drivers. The report -which produced general results and included several segments- determined that in the “Wines and Sparkling wines” category this market [...]

Catena, truly balanced

May 14, 2008

Pascal Leonetti, France’s best sommelier 2006, conducted a night tasting at Hannong Bar, where he selected mostly foreign wines.    Among those wines, Catena Zapata Malbec 2004 (Mendoza Argentina) stood out. Produced with grapes from vineyards at 1,000 meters above sea level, this wine was described by Leonetti as follows: “right after being opened, it has [...]

Catena was recognized for its Tourism activity

May 14, 2008

The Mendoza Committee of the Great Wine Capitals global network granted gold, silver and bronze medals to 21 local companies in different categories, aiming at recognizing the best of Wine Tourism in the province. On this occasion, Bodega Catena Zapata was awarded a silver medal in the Architecture, Parks and Gardens category.    The “The Best [...]

Finca Flichman in Masters of Food & Wine

May 14, 2008

Finca Flichman participated as founding winery in the 2008 edition of Masters of Food & Wine South America, which was carried out from February 14 to 17 at Park Hyatt Mendoza. The event included an exclusive lunch, with a step-by-step menu in the winery’s gardens, organized by Fernando Trocca,    outstanding Argentinian chef and gastronomy reference [...]

Flichman and culture

May 14, 2008

Wineries are currently displaying art pieces all around. This is the case at Finca Flichman, which after several years of working in silence decided to unveil the enigma and launch the new Misterio line.    The labels of these four varietal wines represent masks that pay homage to First Nations by using symbols that convey the [...]

Finca Flichman incorporated the wine brand of Oporto Ferreira

May 14, 2008

Last year, Finca Flichman introduced the wines of Oporto Ferreira -LBV (Late Bottled Vintage), Ruby and White- in the Argentinian market. This is a wine of Portuguese origin with a particularly sweet taste, as well as a complex blend. It can be white or red and it is produced with several varieties, with the essential [...]

Bodega Norton inaugurated “Norton Space”

May 14, 2008

Norton Space is a place to share, enjoy and be surprised through unique wine-related experiences.
A qualified group of Bodega Norton Sommeliers will be in charge of customer service and activities supervision. Surprise-oriented wine tasting, courses and practical work-shops for different knowledge levels, informal conversations with the creators of wines,    corporative lunches and suppers, product launching [...]

The 8th edition of Classical Music through the Wine Route at Norton’s gardens

May 14, 2008

For the second consecutive year, Bodega Norton played host to the 8th edition of Classical Music through the Wine Route. The winery’s gardens were the setting for the Chamber Concert by Orfeus String Quartet (violins, viola and cello). There, over 150 audience members were delighted by the music.    Most of them were tourists that arrived [...]

Quorum, the new creation of Norton

May 14, 2008

Bodega Norton launched Quorum, a unique and innovating premium concept, during the opening of “Norton Space”.
Jorge Recitelli, winemaker at Bodega Norton, created this blend from a careful selection of three different harvests and varietals. Each one of the harvests has distinguishing features, and the combination of style and varieties generate a full, harmonic and unique [...]