Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Jay Miller in Argentina

April 25, 2008 by Ma. Soledad Gonzalez

During his stay in Argentina in April, he tasted around 300 wines. He plans to conduct another tasting in June including wines from the regions he was not able to visit. In this interview with WineSur, he shares his perspective on Argentinian wines and, especially, on Malbec.

“The strongest investment will be in production”

April 25, 2008 by Ma. Soledad Gonzalez

In the next three years, Bodegas Tittarelli and Finca El Retiro (Agro American Group) will invest around 19 million pesos in the relaunching of their brands. The first stage involves the improvement of the quality of their wines, while a second stage will focus on brand and product repositioning. In this interview, Francisco Pannocchia, the company´s Commercial Director, talks about the scope and details of this project.

La Rioja, where the old and the modern come together

April 25, 2008

The natural beauties of La Rioja province propose an attractive invitation to tourists. Cradle of a new distinct variety, Torrontés Riojano, the western province has around 8 thousand hectares of vineyards.

Wineries, wine and olive oil

April 24, 2008 by Gabriela Malizia

A growing number of wineries is producing premium olive oil. Although selling this product is still considered a secondary business, wine-related brands keep entering the market with their oils and promoting them with the same emphasis they have put on wine.

Argentinian table grape will have its brand

April 21, 2008 by Gabriela Malizia

Fresh grape producers want to promote their products abroad following in wine´s footsteps. For the time being, they seek to lower the tariffs of Latin American markets in order to increase export figures.

“Argentina has woken up and is showing she can make it”

April 19, 2008 by Laura Saieg

During her brief stay in Argentina, María Isabel Mijares, the famous winemaker known as “the wine woman”, talked about the goal of her visit.