The 7th Mediterranean International Wine and Spirits Competition (MIWSC), “Terravino”, successfully ended in Jerusalem. The contest was held at the Crown Plaza Jerusalem Hotel, in the millenary city.
Argentine wines gave an excellent performance by obtaining 13 medals (6 Gold & 7 Silver), on top of a Country´s Best award and two awards at the Best [...]
Reserva del Fin del Mundo Chardonnay 2011 – Bodega Del Fin Del Mundo – Suggested retail price: ARS 80
Interesting Chardonnay from Patagonia in which, it can be perceived, winemakers used grapes with different ripeness levels. The result is a wine with lots of tropical fruit notes, brush-strokes of dried fruit and a touch of vanilla. [...]
In the October report in Robert Parker’s prestigious magazine The Wine Advocate, EOLO 2008 received 95 points. This historic rating is the highest the wine has received since its first vintage and the second highest awarded to a Malbec in the report by Parker. It was also included in the exclusive list “Twelve Exciting Argentinean [...]Read More Comments »
As every year, Wine.com, the largest online wine store in United States, announced the list of the Top 100 best-selling wines on its web. The ranking is based entirely on customer preferences and it is not compiled in accordance with scores or critics’ reviews.
Antigal Uno Malbec 2008 (USD 14.99) made it to the 68th place. [...]
Domaine Bousquet Brut is made under the traditional method with organic grapes (75% Chardonnay – 25% Pinot Noir) from own vineyards in Alto Gualtallary, Tupungato, at 1200asl, one of the highest in Mendoza.
This sparkling wine displays a bright golden color with delicate bubbles, aromas of tropical fruits and floral and critic notes. In the mouth [...]
The Patagonian winery NQN obtained very good scores in Wine Advocate and Wine Enthusiast; two of the most important publications in the United States.
The icon wines of the winery, MALMA UNIVERSO MALBEC 2009 and MALMA UNIVERSO BLEND 2009 received 90 points each. These wines stand out for being powerful and well-balanced with a marked structure.
Once again, Casa Bianchi joins in the high-level sport events, in this opportunity, to accompany “Las 1000 Millas Sport de la República Argentina”. In its 24th edition held in the past November, this prestigious encounter of collectors and drivers, gathered outstanding businessmen from Argentina and the entire world. Casa Bianchi, the only winery present, accompanied [...]Read More Comments »
The wine blog grapeslections.com recommended Finca Flichman’s 2009 Finca Flichman Expresiones Reserve Shiraz-Cabernet Sauvignon. It rated it 90 points and included it as a Food Friendly wine.
“The 2009 Finca Flichman Expresiones Reserve Shiraz-Cabernet Sauvignon, in ratios 60%:40% respectively, was aged in American and French Oaks for 8 months. It is medium bodied, fruity to [...]
In 2012, the winery located in the East of the province of Mendoza decided to invest a large amount of money to modernize its facilities and machinery.
It was recently that Carelli bought and set up a new labeling line (GAI model 9443W) to make the operating process more efficient and provide clients with a better [...]
In the “Annual Edition of the 2012 Wines” of the Brazilian magazine, Gula, three wines of Familia Otero Ramos are recognized among the best 100 wines of the year in Brazil.
Extramuros Gran Reserva Malbec 2007
“With a long aging in new French oak barrels, it exhibits full and fruity aromas, as well as full body and [...]
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