Posts Tagged ‘Catena Zapata’

Developing the local regions, one of Catena Institute’s aims

August 28, 2014

The prestigious winery presents its new institute, conducted by Laura Catena and Fernando Buscema. What will be the aims and research lines of this Institute?

High prices for Argentine wines in a New York auction

June 19, 2014

A case of Nicolás Catena Zapata was sold at USD 5,200. Moreover, a renowned critic distinguished the wines from Argentina.

Which are the best Cabernets from Argentina?

June 13, 2014

On June 7, the fourth edition of “El Desafío Federal” was held in Buenos Aires. A night devoted exclusively to Cabernet, where 98 participants tasted 70 labels from different regions of Argentina. See all the winners in this article.

What is behind Parker’s wines?

May 14, 2014 by Laura Saieg

WineSur talked to the winemakers who scored 95 points o more so as to learn more about each of the award-winning wines. Personal projects and small-sized wineries stood out this year. Region was more appreciated than the varietal character, being Gualtallary and Altamira at the top of the ranking.

The world’s 100 most successful Argentine wines in 2013

January 20, 2014 by Juan Diego Wasilevsky

The MRT consulting agency provided the list of the brands showing the best exporting performance during the last year.

Paul Hobbs marvels at Malbec success story

November 12, 2013

Winemaking consultant Paul Hobbs has admitted he would “absolutely not” have predicted the international success of Argentine Malbec when he started working in the country 25 years ago.

“This recognition is not only for me but for all the people who are making great changes in the industry”

June 17, 2013 by Laura Saieg

The chief winemaker of Catena Zapata was included in the list “Ones to Watch” of the England-based wine magazine.

Jancis Robinson selects two Argentine wines among the 25 winners

July 24, 2012 by Redacción

The celebrated British journalist recommended Catena Zapata’s 2010 Catena Malbec and Mendel Wines’ 2010 Lunta from a selection of the best wines in the £10-£30 price category.

“Argentine wines are at the level of the so called first class”

July 13, 2012 by Alejandro Vigil

Alejandro Vigil, chief winemaker at Catena Zapata, participated in the 2nd International Cabernet Symposium in Napa Valley. In this article he presents his conclusions on this event, and talks about Argentina’s cabernets with regard to other countries’.

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.