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Excellent recognitions for Caligiore winery

Its Reserva Bonarda 2013 awarded a gold medal at the World Wine Championship Award, with an outstanding scoring of 91 pts. Besides, it was distinguished as “Best Buy” by Tastings.com.
On the other hand, its Malbec Mendoza Caligiore 2012 received 89 pts from Wine Spectator, standing out for its fine and well-balanced flavors.


Caligiore recognized for its Reserve Bonarda

The winery, which makes ecological wines, achieved a Silver medal with its “Caligiore Reserve Bonarda” in the first contest devoted to this grape variety, “Bonarda Argentina”, held in the city of Mendoza.
The event gathered 40 participating wines from 24 wineries, and the judges assessed labels from ARS 35 to ARS 390.


Wines

CALIGIORE Malbec 2011

Grape variety: Malbec 100%
Sight: Deep violet color with blue tinges.
Nose: Aromas that reminds of blackberry pie, cassis and anise notes together with delicate violets flowers and a subtle and light oaky backtaste giving this wine great complexity.
Mouth: The mouthfeel is full and unctuous, with excellent weight and supple texture. The lengthy finish shows wonderful minerality, with finely grained tannins and lively acidity. 

CALIGIORE Organic Legacy 2009

Grape variety: Malbec 100%
Sight: Deep purple color with black tinges.
Nose: On the nose, many aromatic layers comes up as it remains in the glass, inviting to discover its complex bouquet. Black fruits and ripe plums backed by delicate tosted bread, coconut and chocolate notes.
Mouth: Textured and deep mouthfeel with velvety tannins and balanced acidity.

4 VACAS GORDAS Malbec Cabernet Sauvignon 2011

Grape variety: Malbec 60% - Cabernet Sauvignon 40%
Sight: Red rubi color of medium intensity, brilliant and vivacious.
Nose: On the nose, it expresses a fine fragance of fresh red fruits like strawberries and cherries combined with a delicate oaky character of vanilla and milk toffy in the back taste. Cabernet Sauvignon is present through its spicy, white pepper and herbal notes.
Mouth: Balanced and fresh with excellent weight on the palate. Crispy and juicy.

About us

Caligiore Wines is a family business devoted exclusively to the production of ecological grapes and wines. It started in 2001, founded on a clear social and environmental responsibility basis.

Following a personal goal of its founders, the new company was to become a place for self development, for a different way of making business based on ethics and respect and where the creation of each wine involves the delicate fusion of "terroir" and its makers’ dream.

Thus, capturing the true essence of the land in Mendoza, from the cradle of the most traditional Argentinian wines across generations, Caligiore developed its exclusive and complex line of premium ecological wines, elaborated and certified by international standards.

These wines have been nursed and nurtured from birth by a qualified and committed work team carefully chosen by the family, offering consumers a unique opportunity of enjoying and feeling Mendoza, its wildness, its vineyards, its culture and, of course, its people.

Under these basics guidelines, not only wine making but also viticulture are carried out with the greatest care in order to get the most from each grape in its environment, getting an absolutely natural, unique, pleasant and genuine wine.

A new concept, a different line of wines that will definitely touch the soul of the beholder, Caligiore wines are elaborated from the family's own vineyards, all situated above 900 meters above sea level, in the district of Luján de Cuyo, at the foot of the majestic Andes mountains, fully capturing the unique flavor of Mendoza River´s Upper valley. the winery’s products have been certificied by international organic production standards endorsed by O.I.A. (Agricultural International Organization)