WINERIES' NEWS

  • Tango through the Wine Routes at Trivento

    As a commemoration of 100 years of the birth of Aníbal Troilo, Trivento winery decided to pay a tribute to this musician. The celebration, to be held on September 19, at 7 pm, at the winery, during the 7th edition of the festival “Tango por los Caminos del Vino” (Tango through the Wine Routes), will [...]

  • Photography workshop and wine tasting at Trivento

    This enjoyable alternative combines both the passion for photography and the pleasure of tasting wines, in the middle of the amazing landscape of mountains, vineyards, and barrels. Photographer Gustavo Sabez will be in charge of giving the lesson.
    The midday activity will include the lesson, a tour around the winery and vineyards, and a tasting of [...]

  • Familia Blanco Wines recognized for its Malbec

    2014 has been a great year for Mairena Malbec of Familia Blanco Wines, as it has received important awards.
    It was described as “a wine of an intense purplish red color. On the nose, the ripe fruit stands out, combined with aromas of flowers and spices. On the palate, this Malbec is perceived smooth but intense, [...]

  • Trapiche launches its new wine: Fond de Cave Rosado

    Spring is coming, and fresher wines are ideal for the new temperatures. For that reason, Trapiche presents its new rose wine: Fond de Cave. Its exhibits an intense maroon cherry color, while on the nose, it boasts fresh aromas of blackberry and cherry. On the palate, this rose is perceived with a thrilling and fresh [...]

  • Furlotti awarded a Gold Medal in China

    The CWSA 2014(China Wine & Spirits Awards), the leading wine competition in China, granted Gold Medal to Soluna Malbec Premium 2011, of Furlotti winery. As this wine was described in this event, it is an example displaying plum and blackberry aromas, perfectly combined with its subtle oak notes. It is perceived mild and dry on [...]

  • Finca el Origen recognized in San Francisco

    Finca el Origen Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 obtained a gold medal and 91 points at the San Francisco International Wine Competition 2014.
    This event is one of the most important contests in the United States. This 34th edition gathered around 4,500 products from over 30 countries, including Argentina, France, Italy, and Spain, among others.

  • 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.

  • “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 [...]

  • 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 [...]

Trapiche in Wine Enthusiast’s “Top 100 Cellar Selections”

The last month, the US magazine published the Top 100 Best Buys, and this month, it released the “Top 100 Cellar Selections” in which two Argentine wines were selected, and, one of them was a Trapiche.
#98 – 2008 Trapiche Viña Cristina y Bibiana Coletto Single Vineyard Malbec (Mendoza)
USD 55 – 92 points
This exponent, tasted [...]

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International Gold for Atamisque

As every year, all the gold-winning companies from the wine provinces that are members of the Global Network “Great Wine Capitals” participated in the annual gathering held in Germany from 23rd to 27th October. There, Mendoza’s companies competed with other 56 golds achieved by firms from other countries.
In this opportunity, the international Gold was granted [...]

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La Rural in Wine Enthusiast’s Top 100 Best Buys

In this year’s Buying Guide, Wine Enthusiast, released a special “Best Buy” edition, the 100 Top Best Buy. “This list is our antidote to rising wine prices, the remedy For what ails us. All of these wines carry suggested retail prices of $15 or less, which makes it a list of brands, regions and varieties [...]

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Finca El Origen in Wine Enthusiast’s Top 100 Best Buys

In this year’s Buying Guide, Wine Enthusiast, released a special “Best Buy” edition, the 100 Top Best Buy. “This list is our antidote to rising wine prices, the remedy For what ails us. All of these wines carry suggested retail prices of $15 or less, which makes it a list of brands, regions and varieties [...]

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Angels and Demons, Renacer’s theme party

Renacer winery invites you to enter a unknown and mysterious world of winged beings and macabre shadows.
Next Saturday, November 27th at 10pm, Renacer will carry out its theme party “Angels and Demons” where guest can wear white or red outfits depending on whether they feel angels or demons.
The party will have a live band, creative [...]

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Novecento Capriccio, Dante Robino’s novelty

Dante Robino winery introduces its Novecento Capriccio: a natural sweet sparkling wine made from 100% Torrontés Riojano grapes. Novecento Capriccio has a soft yellow color with delicate greenish hues and subtle bubbles. Intense floral notes of delicate texture and natural sweetness prevail in the nose. It is fresh, attractive, versatile, and easy to drink. Produced [...]

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Doña Paula, among the 10 wineries that export the most

Doña Paula is the result of the efforts, vision and passion of Claro Group, which since 1990 has been performing research in different Argentinian terroirs with the dream of producing high quality wines with an outstanding tipicity and unique style.
In 1997, Claro Group acquired the first vineyard located in Ugarteche in the heart of Luján [...]

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Reds and chopsticks

The rule of traditional pairing indicates that sushi is the finest partner to white wine, sparkling wine and beer. However, reds do not fall behind. The Pinot Noir, soft and fruity, is the perfect varietal to match with rolls, nigirizushi, makizushi and temakizushi.
Planeta Joy, the gourmet Argentine magazine, published a list of recommended wines that [...]

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Art and wine with Piattelli Vineyards

After the success of the exhibit of the 26 hand-painted barrels in Buenos Aires, Sheraton Mendoza Hotel displayed the Art and Wine Collection by Ignacio Gutiérrez Zaldivar in Mendoza, the cradle of wine.
The exhibit took place on October 27th at the lobby of the hotel with a presentation cocktail where Piattelli winery was present with [...]

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Norton, among the “Best Employers” of Argentina

Norton obtained the highest rating, among other wineries of Mendoza, in the “Best Employers” ranking that Apertura magazine conducts every year in October. Within the category of companies that have 200 – 1000 employees, Norton ranked #27, climbing seven levels up the position it held last year. Nowadays, the company has 400 employees and [...]

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  • Finca Sophenia

    Finca Sophenia

    Finca SOPHENIA is an Argentine winery recognized as one of the top quality wine producers from Argentina. Roberto Luka,…

  • Carelli

    Carelli

    Bodega Carelli has been owned by the Carelli family since 1943, when Santos Carelli planted the first vineyards with…

  • Trapiche

    Trapiche

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

  • Tamarí

    Tamarí

    Bodega Tamarí was founded to make a line of exceptional wines targeted at the most demanding markets, which have increasingly…

  • Budeguer

    Budeguer

    The seed of a noble plant return as a fruit for its next generations. That is how Mr. Juan Jose Budeguer, together…