The Vines of Mendoza

Overview

With 180 degree views of the Andes, The Vines of Mendoza's Uco Valley Tasting Room offers a unique opportunity to barrel taste, blend your own wines, and even see barrel fermentation in action . With 700 acres of planted vines and The Vines Resort & amp; Spa set to open in December 2013, this is a great spot for learning about winemaking by some of Mendoza's most awarded winemakers, including consulting winemaker Santiago Achaval and Pablo Martorell.

Here are just a few of the different tour and tasting options:

Wine and Cheese on the Patio

Put your legs up and relax at The Vines, looking at the wall of Andes Mountains, and I remember with a delectable cheese platter.

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Learn what it takes to try new wines and sharpen your skills to become a master taster. Tasting through five of The Vines wines and learn about different Argentine varietals and terroir.

Adventure in the Vineyards and Winery

Learn about what terroir really is with this guided tour that will show you the difference of soil composition, varietals and vine composition. Tour in the winery complete with full tasting.

Ask about customized tours and tastings too! Advocate. Mendoza aside, we think it's a fabulous blend that shows Mendoza well.

  • Adam Floyd