Category Archives: Argentine Wine

Hollywood & Vine? The Latest in Wine Themed Movies

Wine-themed movies used to be few and far between. Indeed, the topic of fine wine was thought to be box office poison prior to the success of “Sideways” in 2004. Fortunately for us wine lovers, major independent and documentary film distributor First Run Features has been taking on more such titles for theatrical and/or home video distribution. In just the last few months, First Run has released three wine-themed movies.
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Argentine and Chilean Wines assessed: current releases and other thoughts

What wines from this region typically lack, however, is refinement and finesse. For this reason, they are virtually never my go to wines on any occasion when I’m drinking for pleasure. The one exception to that statement is the white wine that I think is the region’s biggest success story to date–Torrontés. Continue reading

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