The vineyards where the Vallisto grapes are grown enjoy a near perfect climate, with plenty of sunshine, altitude and a fresh breeze, but there is one pesky problem...
Very excited to have Pancho Lavaque from Vallisto lined up for our next virtual tasting. Simply purchase the Vallisto Winemaker Tasting Duo and we'll email you a zoom link to join the live tasting on Thursday 24 September at 7pm.
Introducing the fabulous Karim Mussi Saffie. He's got a message about our LIVE virtual tasting! If you'd like to join us, click through to the Winemaker Tasting Duo
Excited to finally have the Altocedro Gran Reserve Malbec 2017 in stock. Howard delivers his verdict on our new arrival...
The lovely Vida Organica Sparkling Chardonnay is on a cracking offer at £10.99 (down from £15.99). A fabulous glass of bubbles for the Summer BBQ season! It's 100% Chardonnay from organically grown grapes on the Zuccardi Family Estate in Mendoza. Grab a glass while stocks last!
A great insight into Argentina's Northern terroirs, featuring Agustin Lanus talking about the Calchaqui Valley. It's a huge valley crossing the three provinces of Salta, Tucuman and Catamarca but represents only 2.3% of wine production. It's renowned for reds with character and Torrontes...
Wines of Argentina Brand Ambassador, Phil Crozier, takes us on a tour of Argentina's key wine regions. A great insight into this fabulous winemaking country, exploring the diversity from the northern province of Salta down to the southern region of Patagonia. Enjoy!
The 2015 Alandes Gran Cabernet Franc was excellent, so we were super excited to get our hands on the 2018 vintage. This is Howard's verdict...
A little intro to Vallisto by winemaker Pancho Lavaque.
We're delighted to welcome Bodega Aniello to our Taste Argentina portfolio. Their 006 range from the Rio Negro Valley in Patagonia includes a fabulous Malbec, a cool climate Pinot Noir and an outstanding Blanco de Pinot Noir!
Situated in the sought-after sub region of La Consulta in the Uco Valley, Mariano introduces Angulo Innocenti and their delightful Cabernet Franc.
The wines from Eduardo Soler are fast gaining cult status in the U.S. We now have the soft and delicious GSM in stock.
Susana's daughter, Ana, introduces the Anubis Malbec. The fruit for the Anubis Malbec comes from vineyards in Lujan de Cuyo, Mendoza. The 2017 is a classic, juicy, full-bodied Malbec with loads of ripe raspberry and blackcurrant fruit and a hint of vanilla.
This week's wine for the wknd is the fabulous Vicentin Blanc de Malbec... a white wine made from Malbec grapes! The 2017 vintage is packed full of floral notes, mulberry fruit and strawberries, combined with aromas of cinnamon and cloves. A full bodied white with a lovely, long finish.
Introducing my wine for the wknd...the lovely Bodega Los Haroldos Extra Brut Sparkling wine. It only took 23 takes to get the video right! It's a fabulous sparkler, 60% Chardonnay and 40% Sauvignon Blanc. Super fresh and fruity with a crisp dry finish and only £13.49! Enjoy.
Let Karim Mussi take you on a journey behind the scenes and explain to you, in his own intoxicating way, his unique take on winemaking for Bodega Altocedro