Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Argentina won five Trophies at the Decanter Wine Awards

May 22, 2013 by Laura Saieg

Besides, it received 8 gold and 53 silver medals, among others. This contest is one of the most important in the United Kingdom. See all the winners here.

The Wine Advocate announced its new reviewer of Argentine wines

April 24, 2013 by Laura Saieg

The new member of Parker’s team is Spanish Luis Gutiérrez, who will also be in charge of reviewing wines from Spain and Chile.

The best Argentine wines by Stephen Tanzer

March 20, 2013 by Laura Saieg

The renowned American critic of the International Wine Cellar tasted more than 50 Argentine wines. In his last review, two labels obtained 95 points and seven received 94. Find here all the scores.

Parker gave 100 points to a winemaker from Mendoza

March 5, 2013 by Laura Saieg

Marcelo Pelleriti, winemaker at Monteviejo winery, was distinguished with the top score for his wine Chateau La Violette 2010, a Merlot made in Pomerol, where he has been working since 2001.

Argentina attained 24 trophies at the Argentina Wine Awards 2013

February 27, 2013 by Laura Saieg

Ten of these awards corresponded to WineSur’s member wineries. The winemakers of each wine tell about “the secrets” behind these examples that won the top award. See all of them in this article.

Susana Balbo, within the Top 50 most powerful women in wine

December 19, 2012 by Laura Saieg

The winemaker and owner of Dominio del Plata was the only Argentinian to be ranked among the women holding the most power in the wine world, by the Drink Business magazine. In the sector, she is known as “Evita of Wine”. See in this article all the entrants on the list.

Seven Argentine wines among the best sold in

December 12, 2012 by Laura Saieg

The largest online wine store in United States published the Top 100 best-selling wines on the site. Argentina’s Malbec leads the ranking, however, a white and an organic wine were the novelty of this year.

Two Argentine wines within Wine Spectator’s Top 100

December 4, 2012 by Ma. Soledad González

The two award-winning wineries are from Mendoza. One of them achieved a spot among the first ten. The other was included in the 51st place with a wine priced at USD 18 per bottle.

To Blend or not to Blend, that is the question

November 19, 2012 by Laura Saieg

Neal Martin, wine journalist of The Wine Advocate magazine made a special report on Argentina. There, he shared his conclusions after tasting over 1,400 wines.

Argentina won two Trophies and 14 golds at China Wine Awards

October 10, 2012 by Laura Saieg

The third edition of this contest gathered 100 judges who tasted 2,000 wines and spirits from 35 countries around the world. Argentina was recognized with diverse awards.