Tagged: Mendoza

A quick fire guide to oak

French or American, What’s the difference? The tannins in American oak are strong and aggressive. French is softer, more delicate, and more complex. American oak brings...

Zonda Wind

Viento Zonda sounds far more dramatic than its technical term, foehn wind, and the scientific explanation is far less thrilling than the legend that surrounds it....

Local Potions

Emilie Giraud leafs through the medicinal plants found in Mendoza’s Mountains   Jarilla The Jarilla is the most emblematic indigenous plant in Mendoza. Celebrated for its...