Discover Argentine Malbec beyond the limits of what is known & experience the potential of Argentina’s emerging varietals
CAPS Master Class on Malbec World Day
Tuesday, April 17th 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., East of Grafton, Halifax
Celebrate Malbec World Day 2018 with National CAPS President and wine writer, Mark DeWolf, at a presentation and tasting of 30+ Argentine wines that will demonstrate the impact of terroir, altitude, latitude and mountains on diverse expressions of Malbec, Argentina’s flagship grape, amidst an exciting roster of emerging varietals and wine styles. Mark will share insights and experiences from his recent trip to Argentina’s premiere wine regions of Mendoza, San Juan and Salta. The evening includes a tutored, comparative tasting of 15+ Malbec preceded by a walk-around tasting showing the ever increasing diversity of varietals and styles emerging from Argentina.
Participating wineries: Alamos Winery | Bodega Argento | Clos de Los Siete | El Esteco | Familia Zuccardi | Finca Las Moras | Los Toneles | Mascota Vineyards | Bodega Norton | Trapiche | Trivento
Representing regions and sub-regions, that include: Mendoza – Agrelo, Lujan de Cuyo, Vista Flores, Maipu Mendoza, Valle de Uco – Los Arboles, Gualtallary, Paraje Altamira Salta – Valle de Calchaqui, Cafayete San Juan – Valle Pedernal, Valle de Tulum, Valle de Zonda