WINERIES' NEWS

  • Terrazas de los Andes’s novelty

    Terrazas de los Andes winery presented its new Barrel Select Petit Verdot 2011.
    According to the winery, “Petit Verdot is not an easy grape to find in the market as a pure varietal, since it is known in Argentina as a variety for blending. In this opportunity, we have launched a limited edition, which is a [...]

  • Finca Flichman, exponent of the Argentine winemaking in China

    Finca Flichman announced that its winemaker, Germán Berra, was selected as figure of the Argentine winemaking to represent the country at the Annual Wine Festival in Ningxia, China’s major wine region. During the event, Berra will give several talks about the quality of Argentine wines, apart from running a tasting of Finca Flichman’s wines.

  • Doña Paula’s Malbec recognized by Wine Enthusiast

    Selección de Bodega Malbec 2009, of Doña Paula winery scored 90 points in the Wine Enthusiast magazine
    According to Michael Schachner, wine journalist and expert of the publication, this example “offers intense and dark aromas of blueberry and notes of exotic spice. On the palate, it is perceived round and bold, with well-balanced flavors of blue [...]

  • Finca la Celia with a great score

    The well-known Wine Enthusiast magazine granted 89 points to Pioneer Reserva Malbec 2012 of Finca la Celia winery.
    The wine was described as an exponent displaying ripe blackberry aromas and berry, plum and spice flavors, combined with a toast and dark finish.

  • 90 points to Rutini

    Encuentro Barrel Blend Red 2010, of Rutini winery, received 90 points from Wine Enthusiast magazine, in its 2014 October issue.
    The publication spotlighted its plum aromas with toasted oak notes, combined with its berry flavors with mint.

  • Ruca Malén’s wine, with 91 points

    Wine Enthusiast, the prestigious magazine, granted 91 points to Kinien Malbec 2010 of Ruca Malén winery.
    In this publication, wine journalist and expert Michael Schachner highlighted its aromas of berry, intense fruit flavors, and aftertaste of cocoa and coffee combined with an amazing acidity

  • Cheval des Andes highly recognized by Wine Enthusiast

    Cheval des Andes 2009 Red obtained 93 points from Wine Enthusiast.
    The publication highlighted its flavors of herbs, chocolate, and coffee, and an intense finish.

  • Excellent score for Finca el Origen

    The prestigious magazine, Wine Enthusiast, granted 91 points to Finca el Origen Gran Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon.
    This exponent was described as a Cabernet displaying aromas of vanilla and tobacco, with the typical flavors of berries, herbs, and spices. Drink in 2018.

  • Trivento’s wine distinguished as Best Buy

    Amado Sur Malbec-Bonarda-Syrah Red 2011, of Trivento winery, received 91 points from Wine Enthusiast magazine.
    Apart from this excellent score, this product was also selected as one of the Best Buy wines in the prestigious publication.

Excellent recognitions for Caligiore winery

Its Reserva Bonarda 2013 awarded a gold medal at the World Wine Championship Award, with an outstanding scoring of 91 pts. Besides, it was distinguished as “Best Buy” by Tastings.com.
On the other hand, its Malbec Mendoza Caligiore 2012 received 89 pts from Wine Spectator, standing out for its fine and well-balanced flavors.

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“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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  • Domaine Bousquet

    Domaine Bousquet

    Domaine Bousquet, 4th generation of French wine producers, decided to settle in Tupungato, Mendoza because of the unique…

  • Doña Paula

    Doña Paula

    Doña Paula's history begins in 1990, when continuous research on the different Argentine terroirs was carried out,…

  • Trivento

    Trivento

    Trivento means three winds: The Polar, Zonda and Sudestada winds that blow across the sunny and arid land of Mendoza. The…

  • Estrella de los Andes

    Estrella de los Andes

    Estrella de los Andes is located in Perdriel (Luján de Cuyo) at 945 meters asl, 32º56’ south latitude and 68º…

  • Alpasión

    Alpasión

    The people behind this project are all wine lovers that decided one day (over a few bottles of wine) to make a dream…