Among the main varieties, only Malbec and red blends increased in volume.
In 2015, the amount of bottled wine brands rose to 2,681, a growth of 88 compared with 2014.
In 2015, out of the top 10 destinations, 7 grew in volume and value. The United Kingdom grew the most (+255.6 thousand boxes), United States (+156 thousand cases), China (+94.8 thousand cases) and Mexico (+77.2 thousand cases).
In 2015, bottled wine came to $722.9m with market share at 77%.
In December, Argentina’s wine industry exported 28.1 million litres valued at $70.6m.
In 2015, total wines and must exports came to $933.6m and amounted to 359.8 million litres.
With the wineries all grouped together to reclaim their famous terroir, the wines of southern Mendoza are en route to the global stage with a unique style.
I am constantly being asked in classes, lectures, tastings and informal chats what the best Social Wine Network is for storing, evaluating and sharing experiences. And my answer is always the same: It depends on what you´re looking for with this network, because, in my opinion, they have yet to design...
It is a cold winter morning in Mendoza. The vineyard, peeled and in full pruning, looks puny compared with last summer’s foliage. But that’s okay, that’s the cycle of the vine. Now, when there is not much to see, is interestingly when the most important decisions are taken about the following...
A classic tango says that twenty years is nothing. For wines however, twenty vintages is enough to achieve many things. At least in Argentina, where a generational change has turned some of the more established concepts in wine upside down: from a new aesthetic to a different taste, something exciting...
One of the strongest trends within the wine industry in Argentina is the search for differentiation by terroir. And ‘parcels’ are emerging as the key to the future.
Some reds have found their way into the great collections of the world. If you’re thinking of putting a few away for a rainy day, which ones are a good bet?
Inhospitable and colossal, Argentinian Patagonia is famous for its stunning glaciers, snow-capped volcanoes, huge forests and vast deserts. Within this vastness, there is a unique wine region with reds that expresses its unique character.
Much more than World Class Wines, Argentina offers the historical strata of wines. In this article, we discuss the three most important.
To anyone familiar with the reds of Bordeaux or the Veneto region of Italy, Argentine reds boast a unique colour: from the moment it splashes into the glass, the first thing you notice is its intensity — a dark violet red, like the night — a dense colour that you cannot see through. And that […]
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