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.


Lifestyle / News / Outstanding / 2 January, 2017

By: Wines of Argentina

Mascota Vineyards produces signature wines which bring together the outstanding properties of the Argentine soil and the passion of its chief winemaker -Rodolfo ‘Opi’ Sadler- who boasts more than 30 years’ experience in the wine industry.

Mascota Vineyards comprise an exclusive portfolio of products, unique, elegant wines which have won international recognition. We are thrilled to being recognized by the IWSC as the ‘Argentina wine producer of the year 2014’.

The phrase ‘signature wines’ puts into words the commitment and participation of very few hands, with the signature winemaker acting as a music conductor.

These wines are made by a single winemaker who is personally involved in the supervision of all processes. The signature winemaker produces a unique, unified, inimitable piece.

OPI: Fruity, elegant and playful Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon & Chardonnay.

LA MASCOTA: Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Cabernet Franc aged in French and American oak barrels for 12 months. And one spectacular Chardonnay aged in the same barrels for 9 months.

LA MASCOTA Sparkling. Made in the Champenoise method. Ageing on lees for 12 months has conferred La Mascota Sparkling a well-balanced and fresh palate. It’s fine, abundant bubbles are proof of its elegance.

GRAN MASCOTA: A Malbec & Cabernet Sauvignon aged in French and American oak barrels for 15 months. Wines of great complexity.

UNANIME: “The pearl”. A Blend of 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Malbec and 15% Cabernet Franc, aged in French oak barrels for 18 months.

BIG BAT: “The Spoiled” of Mascota Vineyards. The author treasure is a 100% Cabernet Sauvignon, aged in French oak barrels during 18 months and bottled aged for 6 months. B.B Cabernet Sauvignon, an aromatic and very expressive wine, with a personality defined by black fruits and spices, an intense body and firm tannins.

Mascota Vineyards is present in more than 35 countries all over the world, including Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, United States, China, Brazil and the UK, among others.

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Wines of Argentina
Wines of Argentina is the organization that, since 1993, promotes the Argentine wine brand and image worldwide, spreading knowledge of the winemaking regions of Argentina. In addition, WofA contributes to direct the country's export strategy by studying and analyzing changing trends in consumer markets. Its aim is to contribute to the consolidation of Argentina as one of the main wine exporting countries in the world and to the global success of the Argentine wine industry by enhancing its positive image in the wine trade, among opinion leaders and consumers. It currently provides services to member wineries from every Argentine wine region and helps them to promote their products around the world. It organizes numerous events such as fairs, trade shows, tastings and other activities in the USA, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Europe and elsewhere.

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