Argentina in pictures

Earlier this month db's Lauren Eads decamped to Mendoza to discover the country's white wine revolutionaries, San Juan's Pedernal Valley and sample its sparkling wine scene, not forgetting to check out its empanadas, naturally.

Riccitelli: Argentina has big opportunity for whites

Argentina is now far enough along in its investigation of terroir and development of sites at altitude that it is capable of producing white wines that retain their natural acidity and aren't "dead" after two years in bottle, says trailblazing winemaker Matias Riccitelli.

Outside competition ‘eating up’ Argentina’s market share

Competition from both New World and Old World wines is ‘eating up’ the market share of Argentine wines in Greater China as the market becomes ever more congested.

Argentina on fine wine mission to rival Burgundy

Argentina has the potential to be "perceived on the same scale as Bordeaux or Burgundy" for fine wine, with time the only barrier to proving the ability of its wines to age, believes Lorenzo Pasquini of Cheval Blanc's Argentine venture, Cheval des Andes.

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