Piattelli Vineyards celebrated the end of the year with a Christmas concert in which Patricia Cangemi sang some unforgettable tango and Ini Ceverino shared her love for folklore music with the guests.
The event , organized by Diego Salguero, Hospitality Manager of the winery, was carried out in aid of “General Espejo” kindergarten located in Agrelo, [...]
Salentein winery, located in Uco Valley, has measured and certified carbon footprint of its wine Portillo Malbec, from the vineyard, “primary production”, to the consumer. It has become the first Argentine winery to obtain this certification with a “business to consumer” approach.
The study and evaluation was carried out by the company Alex Stewart SA and [...]
On December 16, with the presence of the Argentina’s President, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, and national, provincial, and municipal authorities, Casa Bianchi opened the expansion works done in its winery which demanded an investment of ARS45 million.
The project has a total covered surface area of six thousand square meters (64,583ft2), distributed in five buildings. In [...]
Familia Blanco started building its winery in September 2011. The project is being carried out in “Finca Don Gabriel”, a 284Ha estate located on Route 86 km7, Ugarteche, Luján de Cuyo. The winery, which is directed by Santiago Reboredo (Vilder S.A.), consists of 750m2 (8.073 ft2) and has a capacity of 200.000 liters. The investment [...]Read More Comments »
In the 8th edition of the contest VinoSub30 Argentina 2011, 369 wines were tasted and 114 from 54 wineries were awarded.
During three days, the young jury of VinoSub30, which consisted of 24 tasters under the age of 30, was responsible of blind tasting the samples.
These 114 recognitions support a positive trend toward young people’s consumption [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]Read More Comments »
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 [...]Read More Comments »
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.
Launched in August of this year, Montechez’s name means Moon Hill (“chez” meaning “moon” in Huarpe, an indigenous language). Its [...]
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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