Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

How did Malbec become the wine of ‘regular people’?

December 5, 2011

An article published recently in “The Wall Street Journal” mentioned why Malbec became a populist appeal that everyone can enjoy and afford. See below some recommended wines.

Two Argentine wines in the Wine Spectator’s Top 100

November 30, 2011 by Laura Saieg

The annual ranking of the American publication reflects the most reviewed wines and recognizes outstanding producers, successful regions and vintages around the world.

Torrontés trumps as the favorite white wine

November 9, 2011

This white grape variety, unique to Argentina, has become the favorite white wine, according to a study conducted by Wine Intelligence. Torrontés was regarded as “the best” among varieties such as Chardonnay, Pinot Gris and Sauvignon Blanc.

Two Argentine wines among the “Top 100 Cellar Selections”

November 9, 2011 by Laura Saieg

This list is the second one of the year published by the American Magazine Wine Enthusiast. In this opportunity, it includes a selection of the best vintages during the last year, coming from various regions. This year, United States was the great winner.

The balance tipped in favor of Argentina in “Vinos de la Cordillera”

November 9, 2011 by Redacción

10 out of 15 Argentine wines were awarded medals in the sixth edition of this contest. The highest score was granted to “El Gran Enemigo”, from Aleanna winery.

7 Argentine wines among the “Top 100 Best Buys”

October 12, 2011 by Laura Saieg

Wine Enthusiast published the Top 100 Best Buys of 2011, chosen by its select tasting panelists. Beyond Malbec, in this opportunity, Torrontés and Bonarda were the surprising varieties of the list. See in this article the 2011’s best wines under USD 15.

Miami, a great market for Argentine wines

September 28, 2011

With a great performance from Argentina, the 10th edition of Miami International Wine Fair was held. In this opportunity, ten wineries from this country introduced their wines to distributors and importers from Florida. Malbec and Torrontés are still consumers’ favorites.

China chose the best Malbec

September 28, 2011

‘Shanghai International Wine Challenge’, the major wine competition in China, announced the world’s best exponents. In this opportunity, Argentina was awarded a Trophy and 14 Bronze Medals.

Argentina won out at the 2011 Decanter World Wine Awards

September 21, 2011 by Ma. Soledad González

With an excellent performance, it was the country which awarded the most International Trophies, followed by New Zealand, Australia, France, Italy, and Portugal. The list of all the winners appears below.

Three “Grand Gold” Medals were the result of 2011 VINANDINO

September 20, 2011

Over 200 wineries and 12 countries participated with their products in the 10th edition of Vinandino. In this opportunity, Argentina swept the board.