On the occasion of its 180th anniversary, the Salta winery, Colomé, launches a commemorative wine: ‘Colomé 180 Años Malbec’ (AR$300). The grapes of this 100% Malbec 2010 come from Finca El Arenal (Payogasta, at 2,600 meters in the high zone of the Calchaquí Valley in Salta province), the first vineyard Donald Hess bought in Argentina [...]Read More Comments »
Festive season is coming soon, and Urraca Familia Langley Reserva is the perfect gift for wine lovers. This is a limited wine range from the best terroirs of Agrelo, Luján de Cuyo. The winemaker Walter Bressia gave shape to this blend (Malbec 36%, Cabernet Sauvignon 36%, Cabernet Franc 17%, and Merlot 11%) to create an [...]Read More Comments »
On 17th November, at Posada Salentein, the new sparkling wines of the winery were launched: an Extra Brut and a Brut Nature.
The production of both sparkling wines reaches 5,500 9-liter cases and the retail price is ARS 53 in the case of the Extra Brut and ARS 58 for the Brut Nature.
Concerning these wines, José [...]
The Trapiche team was immensely proud to receive the Trophy for the “Argentine Wine Producer” of the year 2011, awarded by a jury of wine experts on November 16th in London.
When the IWSC [International Wine & Spirits Competition], one of the most prestigious wine competitions in the world, created the trophy for “Argentine Wine Producer [...]
Javier Grané, Vineyards Manager at Amalaya, tells the latest news of the winery: “At Finca Amalaya, plots are developing favorably, with a good budbreak, and they are now undergoing the fruit set phase. Though the vegetative development is excellent, we can already foretell the crop thinning of the plant to maintain productive balance and quality. [...]Read More Comments »
Finca La Celia is one the top wineries located in Uco Valley, Mendoza. Modern and young, this winery is constantly seeking to improve. Today, Finca La Celia announces that its old house dated from 1931 has been turned into a cozy inn to house tourists.
This small and exclusive country house has four rooms –adding one [...]
More and more labels take up the shelves in the domestic market. This year, the ARS80 segment has shown special growth. The second half of 2011 provided a favorable environment for launches and in this article you can find a list of some interesting wines recently released into the Argentine market.
Novecento Raíces Malbec 2010 (ARS35)
A delicious sparkling wine made from a blend of 50% Pinot Noir and 50% Chardonnay, the Mairena Brut of Familia Blanco promises good times thanks to its fine bubbles and aromas. It is the perfect partner to seafood and desserts.
The typical characteristics of the two varietals can be found within the delicate bubbles in each [...]
The French-owned winery located in Perdriel, Terraza de los Andes, invited a group of journalists from Mendoza to visit the winery’s new facilities and experience the renewed tourist attractions. The group was kindly received by Nicolás Audebert, Head Winemaker, Adrián Meyer, Senior Winemaker, and Cynthia Ballester, Communication and Press Manager.
The journalists had the best tourist [...]
The renowned Canadian publication Wine Access Magazine distinguished Trivento Reserve Malbec 2010 as a “Malbec TOP Value” in their 13 October 2011 issue.
Trivento Reserve Malbec 2010 is described by the magazine as: Slightly volatile on the nose, with lifted, ripe fruits of cherry, raspberry and pomegranate. Big on the palate, with beautiful spicy notes, and [...]
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