Patagonia: The pioneers

Patagonia wines
Mist settles over Bodega Noemía’s vineyards at dawn. The Malbec vines are in Mainqué, in the heart of the Río Negro Valley

From the air, the Río Negro Valley looks like a narrow, misshapen strip of intense green, a fierce contrast to the thousands of square kilometres of desert that surround it. An oasis in the middle of the arid Argentinian Patagonia, 1,200km south of Buenos Aires.


Scroll down for Patricio Tapia’s top 10 wines from Patagonia, old and new



You may also like

Top South American Cabernet Franc wines: Panel tasting results
South America’s top 10 winemakers
Patagonian lakes wine tour
Beyond Malbec: Three wine styles only Argentina can offer the world

The post Patagonia: The pioneers appeared first on Decanter.


Source : https://www.decanter.com/premium/patagonia-wines-the-pioneers-418269/