Posts Tagged ‘Tourism’

Río Negro: mountains, ocean and wines

May 23, 2008

This Patagonian province whose landscapes combine beauty and diversity produces red and white varieties of high winemaking quality.

Bodega Tapiz, focusing on wine tourism

May 20, 2008

Winery tours are carried out Monday thru Friday at 10 am, 12 pm, 2 pm and 4 pm and Saturday at 10 am and 12 pm. All tours require prior booking as groups have a limited size.One of the new attractions the winery has incorporated are carriage rides across the vineyards. In this tour, the [...]

Belasco de Baquedano launches Llama Roble 2004

May 14, 2008

Belasco de Baquedano launches Llama Roble 2004, the first wine produced in the winery built by the Belasco family in Luján de Cuyo (Mendoza, Argentina). Llama Roble is made with 100% Malbec grapes and aged 6 months in French oak barrels.    Llama Roble 2004 is made with Malbec grapes from the family’s vineyards, planted in [...]

The winery inaugurated its gastronomical offer

May 14, 2008

In January, Bodega Belasco de Baquedano inaugurated its wine tourism offer and a new restaurant, which seeks to reflect the winery’s philosophy -a blend of the lands of Spain and Mendoza.
The chef Lucas Bustos has developed a five-step menu, meant to be paired with the four wines produced by the winery: Swinto    Malbec, Ar Guentota [...]

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 [...]