Terazas de los Andes Reserva Torrontes

I was converted to Torrontes at a closed-door wine tasting at Taninas Wine Tastings in Mendoza; the idea (popular in Argentina) is that you go to an apartment for food, rather than a restaurant. My first experience with Torrontes had not been a good one – I was persuaded that it could be delicious by…

Chandon Brut, Argentina

In the photo Vicky is practising her pout. Shortly afterwards she spilt most of this fizz, leaving us both pouting – and her smelling like a wino for the 17 hour flight from Buenos Aires to Heathrow… Tasting Notes: Pale yellow colour. Biscuity, slightly yeasty nose. Bone dry. Delicate fizz, with tiny bubbles. Region of…