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South American wines, malbec appreciation, carmenere, tannat, pinot noir, torrontes
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South American Wines Online - specialist in Argentine Malbec

food-friendly wines from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Peru, Uruguay.
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Ian Mount - The Vineyard at the End of the World

The 400-year history of how a wine Mecca arose in the high Andean desert.
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Patagonian winetasting adventures – Bodega NQN

Patagonian winetasting adventures – Bodega NQN | South American Wines Online | Scoop.it
Following a dusty, narrow, one and half lane road (it seemed like that to me, every time we saw a bus coming our way, I closed my eyes in anticipation of getting hit by it) we finally arrived at Bodega NQN, situated about 50 ...
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Argentine Malbecs vs. The World

Argentine Malbecs vs. The World | South American Wines Online | Scoop.it
Mention Argentina to the average wine drinker and Malbec is the variety that everyone knows.
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Women to Watch in Chilean Wine

Women to Watch in Chilean Wine | South American Wines Online | Scoop.it
If you've tried the wines of Vina Leyda, there's one word to sum up their Sauvignon Blanc, Sauvignon Gris, and Pinot Noir. Graceful. Leyda was born as a boutique winery in the San Antonio Valley, sub-appellation of Leyda, ...
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Tacama - Peru

Often overshadowed by the wine producing regions of Argentina and Chile, Peru’s Ica region dares to compare. Few realize the quality of wines produced here, most likely because the grape ...
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Malbec, the resurrection of France's forgotten wine

Malbec, the resurrection of France's forgotten wine | South American Wines Online | Scoop.it
Most malbec comes from Argentina these days but it originates in a lovely quiet corner of south-west France.
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Malbec accounts for 14% of total vines grown

Malbec accounts for 14% of total vines grown | South American Wines Online | Scoop.it
And 86% of the planted hectares are located in Mendoza. This data derives from a report produced by the National Institute of Viticulture (INV) on this variety.
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Uruguay, Bodega Pisano

Uruguay, Bodega Pisano | South American Wines Online | Scoop.it
Their great grandfather came to Uruguay as an immigrant from Italy, and their grandfather settled the Progreso region that they now live in. It was in 1924 that the Pisano family would first make wine, and the tradition has been kept up ...
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Finca Sophenia

Finca Sophenia | South American Wines Online | Scoop.it
Finca Sophenia, set against the mighty Andes in Mendoza, has everything one needs to produce a perfect wine - high altitudes rising to 4000ft, a cool climate, long sunshine hours, high diurnal temperatures, well-drained soil, ...
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Emerging Wine Regions: Brazil

Emerging Wine Regions: Brazil | South American Wines Online | Scoop.it
Brazil is not known for its wine production. Yet since 1997, Brazil has emerged as one Latin America's pre-eminent winemaking regions. Ninety percent of Brazil's wine production comes from the fabled Gaucho Highlands whose altitudes offset ...
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O. Fournier raises the stakes

O. Fournier raises the stakes | South American Wines Online | Scoop.it
O. Fournier was founded in 2000, being the first of the three wine projects of the company in the world. “We started by acquiring a 263-hectare estate in ‘El Cepillo’ located in the Uco Valley.
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Guide Wines of Brazil

Guide Wines of Brazil | South American Wines Online | Scoop.it
In the late nineties, there was a widening of horizons with the appearance of other regions as options for the expansion of grape growing and wine making. In 1998, the Brazilian Wine Institute (Ibravin) was created, gathering the main entities ...
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Torrontes Wine from Cafayate

The New York Times touted Torrontes as "the hottest thing to arrive from Argentina since the tango . . .
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Colome Torrontes

Colome Torrontes | South American Wines Online | Scoop.it
The most popular white wine from Argentina, the Torrontes grape is a cross of Muscat of Alexandria and the Mission Grape of Galicia. Today the variety enjoys high popularity with viticulturists, wineries and ...
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Red wine, a great stimulant for health

Red wine, a great stimulant for health | South American Wines Online | Scoop.it
Everyone knows that moderate wine consumption is good for health. Research has revealed that it helps to reduce cardiovascular diseases, cerebral infarctions and hold up the development of atherosclerosis.
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