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Dominio del Plata

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Wine Advocate granted Dominio del Plata excellent scores

The renowned journalist, Luis Guitierrez, presented the wines he selected as Wine Advocate’s chosen wines. In this opportunity, Dominio del Plata wines obtained outstanding scores.
Nosotros 2010 and BenMarco Torrontés 2013 awarded 93 pts. For its part, BenMarco Expresivo 2011 reached 91 pts. On the other hand, labels of the Signature line were recognized as follows: [...]


Dominio del Plata wines at Conrad’s St. Tropez

The products of this winery were protagonists in the “Wine Dinners” cycle, held on June 27 at the St. Tropez restaurant of Conrad Punta del Este.
It was a special event that counted on the presence of Susana Balbo, owner of Dominio del Plata and well-known winemaker of Argentina, who talked with diners about the winery [...]


Wines

Crios de Susana Balbo Torrontés 2009

Grape variety: Torrontés 100%
Sight: Pale gold color with steelish hues.
Nose: Intense aromas of white flowers, rose petals combined with hints of citric fruits and white peaches.
Mouth: On the palate, it has a great body and acidity as well as a perfect balance and freshness. Excellent balance between its floral and fruity characteristics.

Nosotros Malbec 2008

Grape variety: Malbec 100%
Sight: Deep ruby color.
Mouth: Perfect balance between the aromas of fresh red fruits and toasty French oak. On the palate it offers an amazing mildness with sweet and elegant tannins leading to a lingering finish.

BenMarco Expresivo 2010

Grape variety: Malbec 50% - Cabernet Sauvignon 20%
Sight: Deep red purple.
Nose: Wafting aromas of red currants, black cherries and mildly smoky and sweet vanilla oak.
Mouth: Layers of currant fruit, dense black cherry and notes of brown spice (cocoa, nutmeg), dark chocolate, and hints of sandalwood. Keeps showing its complexity as it breathes in the glass. Perfect balance, great concentration and length, and loaded with fine, ripe tannins.

About us

In 1999, after working more than 20 years as a consultant winemaker for national and international wine companies, Susana decided to have her dream come true and started to build Dominio del Plata in the heart of Luján de Cuyo, Mendoza. After more than 10 years of steady growth in foreign markets, another dream was fulfilled: her children, José, winemaker, and Ana, Bachelor of Business Administration, decided to go on with the family tradition and join Dominio del Plata team.

Equipped with state-of-the-art technology, Dominio del Plata is characterized by its simple and unique architecture, designed for the production of high-end wines. Each grape variety is hand-picked and carefully handled so as to maintain the fruit expression and achieve wines with a singular unique style.

During the last years, Susana and her team have been working tirelessly on meeting the international highest-quality standards and have showed their commitment to some of the major issues of the 21st century: food safety, environmental sustainability and corporate social responsibility.