Learn About Gouguenheim Winery
In Tupungato Valley, about 40 miles away from the city of Mendoza, in the Andes foothills lays one of the best kept secrets, El Valle Escondido.
With its vineyards located at more than 1000 meters above sea level, the unique terroir of Gougenheim Winery combines the wonders of exeptional nature and the art of craftsmanship. The secret of Valle Escondido lays in its intense aromas and soft nature tannins.
Learn About Argentina
(ahr-jen-TEE-nah) Now fifth in the world for wine production, Argentina is catching up in the quality wine sector. A long time wine producer, Argentina used to make wine in order to drink it, not export it. And so the wines produced were quaffable and rustic and made for the local's everyday dinner. Yet it's hard not to get caught up in the wine market of the world and some...
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Learn About Malbec
Angel of Argentina
Originally a common grape in Bordeaux,
Malbec adds only a small percentage to the blends there. It has, however, found another region in which to flourish -the bourgeoning wine region of
In fact, Argentinians have adopted Malbec as their national grape!
Malbec is used in small amounts in...
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