The musings of The Vines of Mendoza staff and friends on all things Mendoza.
By Selva Manzur, August 30 2018
SuperUco, the Michelini brothers’ winery in Tunuyán, which is part of The Vines of Mendoza Winemaker’s Village, certified its vineyards as biodynamic with the aid of Demeter International, the most renowned certification organization for this type of agriculture.
By Vines of Mendoza, September 14 2017
The iconic wine of The Vines of Mendoza, Recuerdo Gran Corte 2013, obtained Gold-Medal in the category Red blends USD 50+ del valle del Uco.
By Amanda Barnes, February 09 2015
If you are looking for that perfect bottle to surprise your loved one this Saturday, look no further… Amanda Barnes picks 5 wines for 5 different women.
By Amanda Barnes, November 07 2014
When you visit The Vines' Siete Fuegos Restaurant, the wine list of 450+ wines can be a bit daunting, even though it is cleverly divided many ways. Taking it a step further, Amanda Barnes has selected her top picks from the list for men and women. We dare you to defy the stereotypes.
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, August 30 2014
Pedro Rosell, Argentina's first man in sparkling wine, gives a sneak peek at what will be Argentina's most premium sparkling wine on the market.
By Amanda Barnes, August 21 2014
Last week's Premium Tasting in Mendoza was a chance to taste 30 of the country's highest scoring wines.
By Mariana Onofri, August 08 2014
Our journey took us to the wine region closest to the sea – the Bolgueri Coast, home to one of the original Super Tuscans, the famous winery Tenuta San Guido.
By Sharon Nieuwenhuis, July 25 2014
How the Wine Spectator lauded Siete Fuegos wine list was created, the strategy behind it, and how Mariana and Martin tasted all those wines.
By Amanda Barnes, July 03 2014
Consider pairing wine with the futbol matches this week at The Vines of Mendoza Tasting Room.
By Mariana Onofri, May 27 2014
It’s not easy to do a vertical tasting of 10 years of wine. It can seem a bit strange, but for the Argentinian wine industry that has changed a lot in the past 10 years, these tastings can highlight a lot of history, changes, trends and projections.
By Sharon Nieuwenhuis, May 21 2014
We’re excited to share our latest ratings from Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate, and personal commentary from Luis Gutierrez with you.
By Amanda Barnes, April 14 2014
Amanda Barnes learns to become an expert winemaker and grape stomper in just one day of wine camp.
By Amanda Barnes, March 12 2014
This year’s Argentina Wine Awards saw some great wines come to the fore, and 58 gold awards, 256 silver awards and 276 bronze awards for the 650 wines tasted. After a week of judging with a panel of international wine experts, the winners were announced at a gala evening on February 21 at Bodega Escorihuela Gascon.
By Amanda Barnes, February 07 2014
If you are planning to reach a loved one through the stomach this Valentine’s Day, there are some foods that simply have to be on the menu.