Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Argentine wines had a great performance at the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition 2014

April 7, 2014 by Claudia Ortiz

Out of 36 awarded Argentine wines, 5 obtained double gold medals at this international wine contest hosted in the United States. This way, Argentina was in 3rd place, after United States and Canada, among the most award-winning countries.

Finca La Luz continues receiving awards for its “Callejón del Crimen” line

March 26, 2014 by Claudia Ortiz

The winery has made great investments as a strategy to position its high-end wines in foreign markets. Thanks to the high quality of its “Callejón del Crimen” wines, Finca La Luz has recently achieved important recognitions in international contest and publications”.

High scoring for Argentine wines from Stephen Tanzer

March 25, 2014 by Laura Saieg

In this opportunity, the list surprised with the best scoring (95+) for a white wine. Moreover, in his report, Tanzer spotlighted the quality of blends and some varieties that he described as “oddballs” for Argentina. Beyond this, the journalist warned about the sameness of Malbecs.

Two Regional Trophies to WineSur’s wineries

February 26, 2014 by Claudia Ortiz

At a cocktail party hosted at Escorihuela Gascón winery, the Argentine Wine Awards 2014 winners were announced. After the thoroughly tasting carried out by 12 international and 6 national judges, who assessed over 650 samples, the organization presented the Trophies of the 20 categories, which are divided into 5 price ranges.

The “Successful Wines and Styles” seminar set the agenda abroad for the Argentine winemaking

February 26, 2014

During the Argentina Wine Awards, the heavyweights of the international press gave their vision of wine, communication, and marketing. Here, the main conclusions of this forum held at Hotel Intercontinental in Mendoza.

Argentina achieved 3 Golds and 10 Silvers at the IWC

February 17, 2014

The wine contest taking place in the United Kingdom recognized once again Argentine wines. See in this article the award-winning wines

Who are the “heavyweight” international journalists to assess Argentine wines?

February 14, 2014

Get to know here the 12 experts of the international press who will make up the judging panel in the 8th edition of the Argentina Wine Awards 2014 contest, to be held from February 16 to 21, in Mendoza.

The “Enthusiast 100” of 2013

December 6, 2013

The American magazine Wine Enthusiast has published its annual list of the 100 must-have wines. Apart from being all top scoring wines, they boast an exceptional value for money. The list includes 3 Argentine wines, two of them from Mendoza and one from Cafayate.

The world’s 100 best wines according to Wine Spectator

November 27, 2013 by Claudia Ortiz

The American magazine has published the Top 100 list of 2013, which includes three wineries from Argentina.

Vinandino 2013: the 10 Grand Gold Medal winners

November 19, 2013 by Claudia Ortiz

A new edition of the international competition came to an end. There, wineries participate to compete, be assessed, and reach some kind of recognition to attract new consumers. See in this article all the winners.