WINERIES' NEWS

  • 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.

  • Great recognitions for Familia Altieri

    The wines of Vinorum-Familia Altieri have recently reached important awards:
    Victorio Altieri Gran Reserva 2010: VINUS 2014, double gold medal.
    Calle Brandsen Malbec 2012: VINUS 2014, gold medal.
    Vinorum Premium Malbec 2012: VINUS 2014, gold medal.
    Victorio Altieri Grand Reserva Malbec 2011: Vinalies 2014 (France), gold medal.

  • 93 points for Terrazas de los Andes

    Terrazas de Los Andes 2008 Single Parcel Los Castaños Malbec obtained 93 points from The Wine Enthusiast magazine, in its 2014 October issue.
    Michael Schachner, journalist of this publication, spotlighted its body and flavors of dark fruit and chocolate, accompanying a delicious and dense finish.

  • 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 [...]

A review of Norton Malbec Varietal

Bradley, one of the writers of The Anuva Wine Tasting Blog, recently wrote about his experience with Norton Malbec Varietal at a neighborhood parilla in Cañitas, Buenos Aires:
“I was recently at my favorite neighborhood parilla in Buenos Aires with some friends. After going to it regularly for about a year I’m still not exactly [...]

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Alfa Crux Malbec in Jancis Robinson’s Top 60+ Reds List

The prestigious specialist in wine, Jancis Robinson, included for the fourth time in three years, an O.Fournier wine in her list of the Top 60 red wines. This year, Alfa Crux Malbec 2006 was selected, being the only Latin-American wine. The grapes of this wine come from two vineyards located in Uco Valley, of [...]

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New wine ambassador was presented at Domino del Plata

In the garden of Dominio del Plata Winery, Wines of Argentina declared renowned lyrical singer from Mendoza, Verónica Cangemi new ambassador of the Argentine wine. The event took place on December 12 with the presence of important figures of the wine industry, such as Mario Giordano, Manager and Susana Balbo, vicepresident of Wines of Argentina [...]

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New wineries worth visiting

In this last year, hundreds of new wineries have emerged in the domestic market. They are, in general, small projects that aim to high and medium-end wines. Each has its own history and dreams to fulfill.
Montechez
Launched in August of this year, Montechez’s name means Moon Hill (“chez” meaning “moon” in Huarpe, an indigenous language). Its [...]

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Trapiche in the Wine Enthusiast’s 2011 Top 100

This year, Wine Enthusiast’s tasting panel reviewed more than 16,000 wines. It has previously published the lists of Top 100 Best Buys (wines for USD 15 or less, November) and Top 100 Cellar Selections (cellar-worthy and highly rated collectibles, December). And now, as American Magazine’s editors say, “here comes the Big Kahuna.”
“The Enthusiast 100 wines [...]

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Christmas Concert at Piattelli Vineyards

On December 22 at 8pm, Piattelli Vineyards invites you to enjoy good music and the best wines.
Piattelli will celebrate the beginning of its Argentine Music Season with two awarded local artists: Patricia Cangemi and Ini Ceverino. The event is carried out in aid of “General Espejo” kindergarten located in Agrelo, Luján de Cuyo.
To make [...]

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New apps on the Trivento Fan Page

Trivento has added new designs and apps on their Facebook fan page, currently with over 5,500 fans.
In an attempt to increase and improve interactivity, the platform will provide visitors with detailed information about the winery. News and updates relating to wine, cuisine, art and activities complete the revamped page. Included are recommendations so fans can [...]

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Doña Paula, an established player in the Asian market

Doña Paula’s wines have been sold in the Asian market since 2002, which means that the winery has many years of experience and is well established as one of the main Argentinean wineries that export premium wines to this region. Since that year, Doña Paula’s exports to Asia have increased significantly at a compound annual [...]

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Colomé, Best Wine Producer of 2011

In a very special year, being its 180th anniversary, Colomé winery won in the 2011 Agricultural Excellence Awards the award for ‘Best Wine Producer’.
The winery was founded in 1831 and since 2001 Donald and Ursula Hess are in charge of it. Colomé’s grapes come from four different vineyards located along the Calchaquíes Valleys at 3,111 [...]

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Three Malbecs off the beaten track

Vinos & Bodegas, of vinos.iprofesional.com, selected some ‘not massive’ labels (wines that are not commonly found in every supermarket) ranging from ARS25 to ARS90. Some of them are author wines, some others have the renowned ‘flying winemakers’ stamp, there are also young wines as well as reserve wines. However, what all these wines have in [...]

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  • Carelli

    Carelli

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

  • Luigi Bosca

    Luigi Bosca

    Established in 1901 by Leoncio Arizu, Bodega Luigi Bosca has more than a hundred years’ experience in the local winemaking…

  • El Esteco

    El Esteco

    The Calchaqui Valley is a hidden gem located in the Northwest of Argentina, at 1000 kilometers North from Mendoza,…

  • Altos Las Hormigas

    Altos Las Hormigas

    Altos Las Hormigas envisions a terroir in Argentina. Malbec specialists since 1995, well-known Tuscan winemaker Alberto…

  • Viñas de Luján

    Viñas de Luján

    Viñas de Luján project was born in 1998, selecting the zone most suitable for Malbec and Cabernet Sauvignon cultivation,…