Belo Horizonte (Brazil) received the visit of Finca El Origen’s winemaker Gonzalo Bertelsen and export manager Ignacio Ciancio. The duo presented to the specialized press the wines that make up the Premium, Reserva and Grand Reserva ranges exclusively imported by Rio Verde.
Finca El Origen is an example of a great producer; it produces 1.7 million [...]
Domaine Bousquet presented its 2010 Grande Reserve Malbec, made with organic grapes from own vineyards located in the upper part of Gualtallary, Tupungato at 1200masl, one of the highest vineyards in Mendoza.
2010 Domaine Bousquet Grande Reserve Malbec is a 100% Malbec that was aged for 12 months in new French oak barrels and rested in [...]
Pascual Toso Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon Barrancas Vineyard, Mendoza Argentina, 2009
This Cabernet smells like dessert in a glass – generous sweet cherries, cassis and vanilla are layered with chocolate and baking spices. The palate is smooth and plush with similar cherry, cassis, mocha and sweet spice flavours. It is a mouth-filling wine with good balance and [...]
4 years after its presentation, the third vintage of Norton’s Malbec Premium Grappa is launched into the market. It is a special edition of 2,000 bottles that were aged in crystal bottles for 5 years.
The new vintage was made with 100% Malbec grapes pomace from Finca La Colonia, in Alto Agrelo. These grapes also give [...]
Since 2006, Trivento has worked with the cooperative Viña de la Solidaridad (Viñasol). The goal of the group of small producers and employers is to continue to develop fair trade practices.
“Our collaboration with the project involves weekly monitoring and providing a consulting service to producers in the cooperative for vineyard management and procedural guidelines, says [...]
Sometimes, supermarket shelves are flooded with labels and most of the consumers can go adrift and loose direction. However, with some basic pieces of advice, a pleasant and inexpensive bottle can be purchased.
The considerable national wine production (1,547,263,500 liters in 2011) placed Argentina in the fifth position of global producers. Within this huge volume of [...]
The Patagonia winery has opened the second cycle of Art & Wine, a combination of artistic expressions and good wines.
Neuquén’s State Department for Education, Culture and Sport together with Familia Schroeder winery opened the second cycle of Art & Wine. Their goal is to bring local art closer to the community and provide Neuquén’s artists [...]
2008 Norton Roble Merlot was recognized as “the New World’s top Red ‘Best Value’ wine” in the 2012 China Wine Challenge.
With a prestigious jury made of Masters of Wine from around the world, the China Wine Challenge is one of the most influential contests in the Asian country. Only Norton and three more wineries, Rothschild [...]
The construction of the winery in Cafayate, Salta will demand a total investment of USD 12 million, considering the estates as well. Its facilities will boast a production capacity of 910,000 liters. Moreover, it plans to build a tourism area. Once the project is completed, 40 people will be employed.
“From its foundation, Piattelli Vineyards is [...]
Trapiche winery presents the new Iscay wines: 2010 Iscay Syrah-Viognier and 2008 Iscay Malbec-Cabernet Franc, a range that represents the two icon wines of the winery, made from the union of two grapes, two cultures, two techniques, two people…
Iscay, in ‘quechua’ language means ‘two’, and as a tribute to the Inca culture, Trapiche decided to [...]
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