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Argentina: New Releases

Argentina

Stephen Tanzer, Feb 2015

The cool, extended 2013 growing season produced unusually vibrant and refined wines in the semi-desert Mendoza region, which accounts for the lion’s share of Argentina’s finest red wines.

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Best New Releases from Argentina

IWC, Argentina

Stephen Tanzer, Mar 2014

Making vintage generalizations for this huge wine-soaked country is a tricky proposition--after all, we're talking about well over a thousand miles from Salta in the north to the main wine-producing areas of Patagonia in Argentina's extreme south

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New Releases from Argentina

IWC, Argentina

Stephen Tanzer, Mar 2013

The U.S. market continues to be flooded with Mendoza malbec, as this wine has become as popular here--and as much of a brand name--as sauvignon blanc from Marlborough.

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New Releases from Argentina

IWC, Argentina

Stephen Tanzer, Mar 2012

I was tempted to report that tasting through 800 or so new releases from Argentina in recent months was hard work, particularly as there is a great degree of sameness among the less-expensive malbecs

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Focus on Argentina

IWC, Argentina

Stephen Tanzer, Jan 2011

Argentina has had an extended run of very good to excellent vintages, so vintage generalizations are of limited value.

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The Best New Wines from Argentina

IWC, Argentina

Stephen Tanzer, Jan 2010

No wine category has grown as rapidly over the last seven years in the U

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The Best New Wines from Argentina

IWC, Argentina

Stephen Tanzer, Jan 2009

In the ten months ending in October of 2008, the total dollar value of wine shipped by the top ten wine-exporting countries to the U

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Focus on Argentina

IWC, Argentina

Stephen Tanzer, Jan 2008

According to U

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Focus on Argentina

IWC, Argentina

Stephen Tanzer, Nov 2005

Until as recently as ten years ago, Argentina's wine industry was focused inward, as wine consumption in Argentina was sufficient to absorb the huge quantities of everyday drinking wine produced there

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New Releases from Argentina

IWC, Argentina

Stephen Tanzer, Jul 2004

Thanks to two highly successful vintages in 2002 and 2003, and to mostly stable prices in export markets, Argentina's wines are poised to find new fans in the coming months