The musings of The Vines of Mendoza staff and friends on all things Mendoza.
By Amanda Barnes, December 24 2014
Gonzalo Anton is one of Argentina's most promising and well-revered young artists. Amanda Barnes interviews him in depth to learn a bit more about his inspiration, downing a bottle of wine, and what making love has to do with art.
By Amanda Barnes, October 06 2014
Amanda Barnes picks four fresh - and unique - wines to accompany you through your spring time in Mendoza!
By Amanda Barnes, September 27 2014
As Spring is enthusiastically knocking on our door here in Mendoza, we're all looking for somewhere that we can dine al fresco! The beautiful sunshine and warmer Spring days and evenings make outdoor dining at locations from Anna Bistro to Siete Fuegos a fabulous option.
By Amanda Barnes, September 11 2014
This September, enjoy tango performances and lessons throughout Mendoza's top wineries.
By Amanda Barnes, September 10 2014
Which wineries to visit on the Ruta 7 to Chile
By Amanda Barnes, August 02 2014
Penitentes is covered in snow. Now is the time to get your skis on and to Mendoza's closest resort!
By Amanda Barnes, July 23 2014
Mendoza's latest closed door restaurant opens its doors and its fabulous wine cellar!
By Amanda Barnes, July 11 2014
Clos de Chacras reveals an exciting new menu alongside their classic winery tour.
By Amanda Barnes, June 27 2014
Ski season is upon us! Head down to Las Leñas for the best early winter snow in Mendoza.
By Amanda Barnes, June 23 2014
Journalist/blogger Amanda Barnes talks with The Vines of Mendoza's winemaker Pablo Martorell about this year's unusual harvest in Mendoza.
By Amanda Barnes, June 16 2014
Mendoza is a great spot to catch World Cup passion. Where to go to catch the game is not the most obvious, so follow Amanda's guide for the best spots in town.
By Amanda Barnes, June 12 2014
New flavors of Peru arrive to Mendoza with the opening of Sabores de Peru restaurant on Aristides Villanueva. If you are looking for a break from asado, this stylish family-run restaurant is a breath of fresh air and a tasty oasis in Mendoza.
By Amanda Barnes, February 12 2014
One of the loveliest events of the summer calendar, 'Jazz on the Lake' at Parque San Martin returns on February 17th.