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.

Musical end of year for Piattelli

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, [...]

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Salentein certifies carbon footprint

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 [...]

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Argentina’s President, at Bianchi’s new plant opening

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 [...]

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Familia Blanco builds its own winery

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 [...]

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The winners of VinoSub30

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 [...]

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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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