Archive for the ‘Cheval des Andes’ Tag

AWToday 26/09/08

Wine News

Some Thoughts on South African Wine
Vinography – San Francisco,CA,USA
This landscape of gorgeous wine
wealth contrasted with utter poverty is not unlike Mendoza, Argentina, for those who may have visited that wine country, …

Patagonia’s natural wonders uncovered by Trafalgar
e-Travel Blackboard (press release) – Sydney, NSW, Australia
It also includes all breakfasts, some lunches and dinners, a special farewell dinner with wine and the cost of your knowledgeable English-speaking Tour …

 

Enamore the result of new-world grapes and old-world know-how
Explore Howard County – Ellicott City, MD, USA
Amarone is a big wine
that hails from the Old World. It takes time to open up in the glass. It takes patience. After all, it was made with patience. …

Audebert launches new Cheval des Andes, Terrazas
decanter.com – London,UK
‘Polo is my passion and, of course, an iconic Argentine sport – elegant, dynamic, full of emotion, like our wine. ‘We are also fortunate to have a polo …

Simply the best
Pasadena Weekly – Pasadena,CA,USA
At any rate, Il Capo has been replaced by Malbec, another Argentinean restaurant with way more flair. It’s got the same telephone number and, for all I know …

Wine Blogs

Marvelous Malbec Wine Tasting @ Bin 604!
Oct 30, 2008 (Thu): Argentina’s premier grape is inky, dark, and robust. We will be pouring a range of Malbecs, all smoky, spicy, dark-fruited and delicious. Youre sure to find a new favorite! Space is limited; Advance ticket purchase …
Baltimore Wine Tasting and Dinners… – http://www.localwineevents.com/Baltimore-Wine/

 

2005 Bodega Renacer Malbec Punto Final
Tasted by Lawgirlt. Even more lush and complex than the Reserva. (93 pts.) – Tasted 9/25/2008. [FIND IT!]
CellarTracker Tasting Notes (all notes) – http://www.cellartracker.com/list.asp?Table=Notes&iUserOverride=0

 

Roma: Lupi Apud Oves Custodes *
By Alfonso Cevola(Alfonso Cevola)
The youngun’ hands me his list and there’s a Malbec from Argentina on it. I ask him, what the hell is that? I’m sitting looking at a pile of wine for the tasting today and there’s an Aglianico and a Montepulciano, a Monica and a Cannonau …
On the Wine Trail in Italy – http://acevola.blogspot.com/

 

AWToday 26/09/08

Wine News

Audebert launches new Cheval des Andes, Terrazas
September 25, 2008 Selena Masson from Decanter.com
Cheval des Andes winemaker Nicolas Audebert has just launched the latest vintages of his wines – atop an Argentine polo pony…

Kosher wines: They’re hip, hot and still follow the rules
DetNews.com – Detroit,MI,USA
For Rosh Hashana, it’s the perfect celebratory wine. It’s big, well-sculpted and elegant. • Flechas de los Andes Gran Malbec Argentina, $29.99: This is

Bernards Inn
Lawrence Ledger – Lawrence,NJ,USA
These include vintages from Hungary, Greece, Austria, Argentina, Michigan and Idaho, as well as more familiar wine-producing regions.

Need Another Reason to Raise a Glass?
Daily Green – USA
South Africa’s Stellar Winery, and Argentina’s Bodega Furlotti are two producers that have been certified. While Stellar is organic, not all the wine will

Pallucci Wine Event
blogTO – Toronto,Ontario,Canada
Victoria Wine Presents an Organic taste of Argentina with special guest, Alejandro Gori of Victorica Wines. Plus authentic Argentinean hor d’oeuvres will be

How to cook the perfect steak
Independent – London,England,UK
To toast your perfect steak, advises Fernando Trocca, one of Buenos Aires’ most respected chefs, uncork a bottle of good Malbec.

South American wines are fine
Orlando Sentinel – Orlando,FL,USA
For those who like their reds filled with rich fruit flavors but don’t like strong, harsh tannins, the 2006 Cavia Reserva Malbec is for you.

Wine Blogs

Dos Lomos Malbec
By ian
Note to self: This stuff is good at 8.50 a bottle at Tidal Creek. Rich, drinkable, euro.
The Grove Project – http://www.groveproject.org

2007 Bodega Catena Zapata Malbec Alamos Selección
Tasted by knuckledragger. A very nice wine. Reminded me of a shiraz, buy only slightly less jammy. Blackberry on the nose. Tarry taste. (89 pts.) – Tasted 9/23/2008. [FIND IT!]
CellarTracker Tasting Notes (all notes) – http://www.cellartracker.com/list.asp?Table=Notes&iUserOverride=0

Dominio Del Plata “Susana Balbo Crios Malbec” 2007 Malbec
This very affordable bright ruby wine opens with a light black cherry like bouquet. …
Ken’s Wine Guide RSS Feed – http://www.kenswineguide.com/

and still in argentina
I could use dos copas de vino y una cama buena para volver a Aconcagua en mis sueños. Is it a stroke of luck or misfortune to have been in the presence of Aconcagua at this point in my travels / writing? Returned to the everyday,
“the time we have, the task… – http://web.me.com/campbellspencil/Luftmensch/24/24.html