Argentina

Argentina is a country that has been gaining a reputation as a top wine producer over the past few decades. The country boasts a variety of wine-growing regions, each with its own unique climate and soil, resulting in wines with distinct characteristics and flavors.

Mendoza is the most well-known wine-growing region in Argentina, and it is home to some of the country's most famous vineyards. The region's high altitude and dry climate make it an ideal location for growing grapes, particularly the Malbec grape. Malbec is the signature grape of Argentina, and it produces full-bodied red wines with bold flavors of dark fruit, chocolate, and spice.

The Uco Valley, located within the Mendoza region, is known for producing high-quality Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay wines. The region's cool nights and warm days, combined with the rocky soils, create the perfect growing conditions for these grape varieties.

Further north, the Salta region is one of the highest wine-growing regions in the world, with vineyards located at altitudes of up to 9,800 feet. The region is known for producing wines with a unique minerality and acidity, particularly Torrontés, which is a white grape variety that produces floral and aromatic wines.

San Juan is another important wine-growing region in Argentina, and it is known for its high-quality Syrah and Bonarda wines. The region's dry climate and sandy soils create the perfect conditions for these grape varieties to thrive.

In conclusion, Argentina is a wine-growing country that has a lot to offer. From the bold and flavorful Malbecs of Mendoza to the aromatic Torrontés of Salta, there is a wine for every palate. So, the next time you're looking for a new wine to try, why not explore the diverse wine-growing regions of Argentina and discover a new favorite?

Argentina Malbec Syrah Style, Cru International
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Argentina Malbec Syrah Style, Cru International

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Argentina’s best known and cherished red grape, Malbec, is blended with spicy Syrah to create a wine with pleasant toasty aromas and hints of cherr...

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Argentina Style Trio, Cru Select
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Argentina Style Trio, Cru Select

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This modern New World white highlights the apricot and floral notes of Viognier, the minerality of Riesling, and the tropical aromas of Chardonnay....

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Argentina Malbec, Reserve
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Argentina Malbec, Reserve

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Blackberry, clove and smoke with bold tannins Weeks: 6Colour: RedOak: HeavyBody: FullSweetness: DryApprox. ABV: 13.5%

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