WINERIES' NEWS

  • Ojo de Vino, present at “Feria de Vinos Orgánicos”

    Ojo de Vino winery will participate in the first wine organic fair “Primera Feria de Vinos Orgánicos”, which will gather wineries, organic oil producers and stands to raise environmental awareness, among others.
    The fair is an initiative aimed at promoting the Argentine wineries that have adopted this winemaking system respecting the environment. The event will be [...]

  • Trapiche’s Concept Store celebrates its 1st anniversary

    In order to celebrate its 1st anniversary, Trapiche’s Concept Store, located at Palmares Open Mall in Mendoza, is offering a cycle of wine tastings free of charge, run by Mantegini Sommeliers.
    The initiative is being carried out on all weekends throughout this month starting October 4, from 7 pm to 9 pm.

  • Spring at Piattelli Vineyards

    Piattelli Vineyards, from Cafayate (Salta), invites to enjoy the regional cuisine and the landscape in the cradle of Torrontés.
    The winery presents its spring-summer menu of its restaurant and offers a complete program of outdoor activities, celebrations and a special tribute to the music from the north of Argentina.
    Finally, on November 22, the musical festival, “Sonidos [...]

  • Finca el Origen in Wine Enthusiast

    Finca el Origen 2012 Reserva Malbec was included in the Wine Enthusiast’s Top 100 Best Buys for 2014. The wine was in 58th place, receiving 89 points.
    The product was defined as a wine displaying aromas of dark fruits, well-balanced with an intense finish.

  • Trivento’s Syrah, highly recognized by James Suckling

    Trivento Syrah Golden Reserve 2012 scored 92 points from James Suckling, renowned wine critic worldwide.
    The wine was described by the expert as: “well-structured Syrah with intense fruit aromas, which offers velvety tannins, spicy, meat, and blackberry notes. This is a real Syrah”

  • El Esteco, present at the “Semana del Torrontés” event

    From October 8 to 13, Cafayate hosted the event called “Semana del Torrontés de Altura” (Week of High-altitude Torrontés). The event included different activities featuring Torrontés, Salta’s signature grape variety. El Esteco winery was one of the outstanding participating wineries of the province.
    The event included blind tastings, wine tourism forums, diverse conferences, and special guided [...]

  • Casa Bianchi celebrated with the Italy’s Embassy the Trophée at Vinalies Internationales 2014

    The Italy’s ambassador in Argentina, Teresa Castaldo, was hostess of the Tribute held on September 25, in Buenos Aires.
    The winery was recognized for having obtained the Trophée as the world’s best red wine with its Familia Bianchi Reserva Malbec, at the Vinalies Internationales 2014 contest (in France). It is the first time this distinction is [...]

  • NQN, awarded for its sparkling wine

    Malma Cuvee Reserve Extra Brut of NQN winery scored 91 points in the ranking of the “Best Sparklers” by the wine guide “Descorchados 2015”.
    It is a deep golden-colored sparkler, displaying aromas of red and citrus fruits. On the palate, it is perceived fresh with a soft finish.

  • Dominio del Plata’s Osadia de Crear, awarded at the “Best of Wine Tourism”

    At Espacio Cultural Julio Le Parc, Dominio del Plata’s restaurant, “Osadia de Crear”, was recognized at the “Best of Wine Tourism”. This international competition distinguished the best wine tourism experiences.
    This project, created by Ana Lovaglio Balbo and her mother and winemaker of the winery Susana Balbo, received a Silver Medal in the category called “Wine [...]

“Alma de Luna”, Montechez’s first blend on the market

This icon of the winery is the result of the thoroughly selection of grape varieties from vineyards located in La Consulta and Uco Valley. It is made of 60% of Malbec, 30% of Cabernet Franc, and 10% of Syrah.
This year, the 2011 vintage of “Alma de Luna” awarded a gold medal at the Argentina Wine [...]

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Silver Medal for El Portillo Malbec 2013

In the 6th edition of the China Wine & Spirits Awards Best Value 2014, where different wineries from Mendoza and all over the world took part, Salentein winery awarded a silver medal with its El Portillo Malbec 2013.
The 2012 vintage of this wine received numerous recognitions, among them the International Trophy as “Best varietal wine [...]

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Great medals for El Esteco winery

China Wine & Spirits Awards, the major wine contest in China gathering wines and spirits from over 35 countries, granted numerous awards to several wines of El Esteco. The awarded wines were:
Don David Cabernet Sauvignon 2012, double gold medal.
Ciclos Malbec 2012, double gold medal.
Altimus 2010, gold medal
Ciclos Icono Paez Vilaro 2011, gold medal
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Bianchi, present at “Feria de Vinos de San Rafael”, in Buenos Aires

On September 22, the San Rafael wine fair “Feria de Vinos de San Rafael” will be held in the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires. For second year in a row, the leading wineries of San Rafael, Mendoza, will be gathered in this event to present their wines and new products.
The fair will take place at [...]

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Gauchezco’s wines distinguished for their value for money

In the new edition of China Wine & Spirits Awards Best Value 2014, this winery from Maipú received 2 double gold medals and 1 silver. This contest counted on the participation of many wineries from different countries, among them Australia, Spain, Italy, Chile, France, Germany, and United States.
Its awarded wines were: Gauchezco Reserva Malbec 2011 [...]

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Altos Las Hormigas launched its Bonarda rose sparkler

Colonia Las Liebres Bonarda Rosé Brut Nature is the new sparkler released by Altos Las Hormigas winery in Argentina. This product joins the existing Bonarda family made up of Bonarda Clásico and Bonarda Reserva.
According to the winery, this sparkler will be firstly available for the domestic market and then it will be exported to other [...]

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Budeguer’s new products

In September, Budeguer will present Plan B Rosado Malbec- Petit Verdot and Cuatro Mil sparkler, made of Chardonnay- Pinot Noir under the Champenoise method. Both lines are different, one is young (Plan B) and the other is Reserve (Cuatro Mil).

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New recognitions for Aleanna

The winery belonging to Alejandro Vigil and Adrianna Catena obtained high scores in the US publication Wine Spectator. The distinguished wines were: Gran Enemigo 2010, with 94 pts, and El Enemigo Cabernet Franc, with 91 pts.
In the case of Gran Enemigo, it was described as “elegantly styled with powerful dark and red fruit flavors, including [...]

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Norton Reserva with excellent scores in international publications

This is Norton’s best selling high-end wine in the United States. Its last 5 vintages have received excellent scores from the most prestigious specialized publications. Its winemaker has been distinguished as “Winemaker of the Year”.

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In 2014, Finca El Origen has achieved outstanding results

During this year, the winery has had an excellent performance in the most famous publications worldwide. Among the most important recognitions, well-known wine critic, Tim Atkins, included the winery in his section “Top 25 producers to watch”, enhancing the potential of the winery and its wines, and considering it one of the best wineries in [...]

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  • Familia Schroeder - Patagonia

    Familia Schroeder - Patagonia

    Patagonia: endless horizons, snow melt waters, majestic landscapes, vast lands traversed by the wind. This is the birthplace…

  • Finca Flichman

    Finca Flichman

    In 1873 Sami Flichman, a polish immigrant, established himself in Barrancas, Maipú. As a visionary pioneer, he developed…

  • Del Fin del Mundo

    Del Fin del Mundo

    The mystic that surrounds these wines emanates from the location of this winery: the vast Patagonia. Bodega Del Fin…

  • Finca Decero

    Finca Decero

    As Decero means "from scratch", this way Finca Decero was born, from a land that once was a bare patch of soil in the…

  • Trapiche

    Trapiche

    Trapiche is located in Mendoza, at the foot of The Andes Mountains, and it is one of the largest Argentine export brand.…