Archive for the ‘Opinions’ Category

“Argentine wineries know that Carbon Footprint certification is a present-day issue”

October 15, 2013 by Laura Saieg

The GSA’s project director for Argentina mentioned that the industry is increasingly conscious and winemakers and export managers know well the distinctive potential this kind of stamp entails for wines, and the positioning this achieves in the international markets.

“We will probably name Mendoza as one of the world’s 10 best wine destinations for 2014”

September 16, 2013 by Laura Saieg

The journalist was in Mendoza with the aim to show Mendoza’s wine tourism. The purpose is to share his experience in an article he will publish at the beginning of next year in the US most important wine magazine. Through a talk with WineSur, he told his experience.

“Terroirists are very important to the future of wine and to Argentina, too”

September 6, 2013 by Laura Saieg

Mike Veseth, professor and specialist in wine economics, and author of more than a dozen of books in the United States, will be one of the speakers at the 9th International Wine Forum (IX Foro Internacional Vitivinícola), via a videoed interview. See in this article some of his conclusions about the trends in the wine world.

“Argentina should fight to maintain its space in the face of an avalanche of imported wines coming to Colombia”

September 4, 2013 by Laura Saieg

According to the distributor, the country is facing a complex situation, after the free trade agreement this market reached with the European Union. Jean Louis de Bedout visited Mendoza, together with a group of Latin American buyers invited by Wines of Argentina.

“Hot trends continue to be Malbec and Moscato in United States”

August 30, 2013 by Laura Saieg

Thach will be one of the experts who will share her vision of the new trends in consumption by means of a videoed interview, at the ninth wine forum ‘IX Foro Internacional Vitivinícola’, to be held in Mendoza, on September 24th. In a talk with WineSur, she mentioned some of the major phenomena to take into consideration in the US market.

“Argentine sparklers have a better value for money than Brazilian ones”

August 28, 2013 by Laura Saieg

Aldo Assada visited Mendoza, San Juan and La Rioja, together with a group of sommeliers invited by Wines of Argentina. In this interview, the expert tells his opinion about the Argentine wines he has tasted and which ones struck him the most.

“Millennials are responsible for 40% of foreign wine purchases, a positive data for the Argentine wine”

August 28, 2013 by Laura Saieg

The American expert will share his opinion about the competitiveness of the wine industry in California, through a videoed interview, at the ‘IX Foro Internacional Vitivinícola’. This International wine forum will be held on September 24, in Mendoza.

“Spain has a very atomized sector but which tries hard to get itself organized and structured”

August 20, 2013 by Laura Saieg

Roca will be one of the speakers in the next International Wine Forum (Foro International Vitivinícola), to be held on September 24, in Mendoza. In his lecture, he will present an annual report coming from the General Assembly of OIV (International Wine Organization).

“The competitiveness of the French wine industry comes from Grand Crus”

August 9, 2013 by Laura Saieg

Mora will be one of the lecturers at the Foro Internacional Vitivinícola (International Wine Forum). Through a videoed interview, the expert in marketing and management will speak about “the competitiveness of French wineries,” which will be showed in the second part of the event.

“I remain thinking that Semillón has found its place in Patagonia, but no one takes it into consideration”

August 6, 2013

Patricio Tapia visited this Argentine region to taste over 150 wines looking for a selection for his wine guide “Descorchados 2014”. In this interview, he gives his perception of the grape varieties and wineries that most appealed to him.