“The Time for Chilean and Argentine wine is now!” - James Suckling
Just recently, internationally-acclaimed wine critic James Suckling and his team took their fifth trip to Chile and Argentina in three years to score more than 1,500 wines. The message is clear: a large majority of wine now produced is of outstanding quality.
JamesSuckling.com invites you to discover these magnificent wines at Great Wines of the Andes USA 2017 Miami on Sunday, October 1 at The Presidio Golden Gate Club. More than 60 of the best Chilean and Argentine producers will show their top wines at this walk-around tasting. From malbec and cabernets to pinot noir and chardonnay all wines have been selected and rated by James with 90 points or more.
Presenting Wineries (in alphabetical order):
1865, Achaval Ferrer, Alamos, Almaviva, Caliterra, Carmen, Casa Silva, Catena Zapata, Chacra, Clos Apalta, Cremaschi Furlotti, Domaine Bousquet, Domaine Le Billoud Winery, Doña Paula, El Enemigo, El Esteco, Errazuriz, Escorihuela Gascon, Finca Flichman, Flecha de los Andes, Grandes Vinos de San Pedro, Grupo Belen, Kaiken, Kauzo Estate, Lagarde, Lapostolle, Luca - La Posta, Marcelo Pelleritti Wines, Mascota Vineyards, Melipal, Miguel Torres, Montes, Morande, MOVI, Norton, Odfjell, Pascual Toso, Pulenta, Ritual, Santa Rita, Seña, Sottano, Terramater, Trapiche, Valle Secreto, Veramonte, VIK, Viña Cobos, Viña Cono Sur, Viña Leyda, Viña Perez Cruz, Viña Tarapacá, Viñedo Chadwick, Viu Manent – more to be announced.
Award-winning recording artist Surahn Sidhu is flying from Australia to once again provide sleek sounds and ambiance with “fun Cuban funk and regional rarities,” as he puts it. Sidhu was on guitar, bass, and vocals for Empire of the Sun for several years and frequently goes on tours across the globe.
Come and taste for yourself what “Great Wines of the Andes” is all about. Discover the best wines of Chile and Argentina! Tickets include a complete guidebook to this year’s top wines from the Andes. Sponsoring wine merchants for the events are Zachys (New York City), B21 (Miami) and Artisan Wine Depot (San Francisco).
Last year, the event was a sold-out success, so don’t miss getting your tickets today.
Can’t make Miami? We’re coming to New York (Sept. 27) and Miami (Sept. 29)
Watch last years' Great Wines of the Andes highlightes here