Piedra Infinita – Uco Valley, Argentina

Bodega Familia Zuccardi, Finca Piedra Infinita. Drive an hour and a half south of Mendoza and you will come to the Uco Valley, one of Argentina’s key wine producing regions. The dusty roads dotted with bursts of green from irrigated paddocks lie beneath the magnificent Andes mountains, which are our constant companions as we head […]

Wine Times Hong Kong: Argentina’s signature grape

Article first published Wine Times Hong Kong, February 3 2017. After two weeks in Chile my study trip continued over the Andes in Mendoza, Argentina, where I visited Altos Las Hormigas and Familia Zuccardi. What was immediately apparent upon entering Argentina was the vast difference in infrastructure between Chile and Argentina and how lengthy periods […]

Argentina brings it’s “A” game

Vista Flores Vineyard, Mendoza. Source: Familia Zuccardi Wine Tasted Familia Zuccardi, Salta Province, Argentina, Serie A, Torrontés 2012 Generally when you think of Argentina and wine, you think of Malbec. But more recently you might have also added Torrontés to that list and if you haven’t you should definitely consider seeking out some and putting […]