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May 28, 2017: Tapiz Wins Gold Medal in Sustainability!
Tapiz is honored to have won Gold in the Botanical Institute of Texas' 2017 International Award of Excellence in Sustainable Winegrowing Competition.

January to June 2017 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast:
92 points: Puramun Malbec Reserva '14 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Anko Malbec Flor de Cardon '15 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Criss Cross Cabernet Sauvignon '13 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Altocedro Cabernet Sauvignon Año Cero '15 Download Sales Sheet »
Best Buy & 88 pts: Zolo Cabernet Sauvignon '15 Download Sales Sheet »

Restaurant Wine: 5 Stars: Zolo Signature Red '15 Download Sales Sheet »
5 Stars: Tapiz Chardonnay Alta Collection '14 Download Sales Sheet »
4+ Stars: Altocedro La Consulta Select '13 Download Sales Sheet »
4 Stars: Black Cabra Chardonnay '14 Download Sales Sheet »

December 31st, 2016: VDS Receives Six Top 100s!
We are proud to announce that Wine Enthusiast has named Tapiz Black Tears '11 to its list of the Top 100 Wines for 2016, and named Lamadrid Malbec '14 to its list of the Top 100 Best Buys of 2016! In addition, Beverage Dynamics named Lamadrid Malbec Reserva '13 to its Best Wines of 2016, Decanter named Teho Malbec '14 to its Top 20 Wines, Wine Spectator named Lamadrid Malbec '15 to its Top 100 Values, and JamesSuckling.com named Tapiz Cabernet Sauvignon Alta Collection '14 its #1 Best Value Wine Under $50!

September 8, 2016: VDS's Matt Hedges Interviewed on Wine Crush Radio
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September 1, 2016: Matt Hedges Named Wine Enthusiast 40 Under 40 Tastemaker
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July to December 2016 Reviews
Wine Advocate:
Abras Malbec '15: 90 points
Abras Torrontés '16: 89 points
Altocedro Malbec Año Cero '15: 89 points
Altocedro La Consulta Select '14: 90 points
Anko Malbec '15: 89 points
Anko Torrontés '16: 90 points
Anko Los Cardones Tigerstone Garnacha '15: 93 points
Anko Los Cardones Tigerstone Malbec '14: 93 points
Anko Malbec Flor de Cardon '14: 91 points
Atrevida Chardonnay '16: 92 points
Atrevida Malbec '15: 91 points
Puramun Malbec Reserva '14: 92 points
Quimay Malbec '15: 90 points
Tapiz Chardonnay Alta Collection '15: 91 points
Tapiz Cab Sauv Alta Collection '14: 90 points
Tapiz Las Notas de Jean Claude '13: 94+ points
Tapiz Selección de Barricas '12: 89 points
Tapiz Malbec Black Tears '12: 91 points
Teho Malbec '14: 92 points
Verum Chardonnay '15: 89 points
Verum Pinot Noir '15: 89 points
Zaha Cab Franc '14: 93 points
Zaha Malbec '14: 93 points
Zaha El Corte '14: 92 points
Zolo Cab Sauv Reserva '14: 89 points
Zolo Malbec Reserva '14: 89 points
Zolo Malbec Black '12: 89+ points

Wine Enthusiast:
94 pts & Editors' Choice: Lamadrid Malbec Matilde '11 Download Sales Sheet »
94 pts & Editors' Choice: Tapiz Las Notas de Jean Claude '12 Download Sales Sheet »
94 pts & Editors' Choice: Teho El Corte '14 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Zaha El Corte '14 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Altocedro Petit Verdot Finca Los Galos '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lamadrid Malbec '14 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Tapiz Selección de Barricas '12 Download Sales Sheet »
89 pts & Editors' Choice: Criss Cross Petite Sirah '14 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Anko Malbec '15 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Verum Malbec '14 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Lamadrid Bonarda Reserva '14 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Lamadrid Bonarda '15 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Criss Cross Old Vine Zinfandel '14 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Criss Cross Chardonnay '14 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Tapiz Malbec (Classic) '15 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Tapiz Cab. Sauv. Alta Collection '14 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Tapiz Chardonnay Alta Collection '14 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Tapiz Organically-Grown Malbec '15
88 points: Zolo Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva '14 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Altocedro Malbec Año Cero '14 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Quimay Chardonnnay '15
Best Buy: Gen5 Merlot '12 Download Sales Sheet »
Best Buy: Black Cabra Malbec '15 Download Sales Sheet »
Best Buy: Black Cabra Cabernet Sauvignon '15 Download Sales Sheet »
Best Buy: Zolo Bonarda '15 Download Sales Sheet »
Best Buy: Zolo Cabernet Sauvignon '15 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine Spectator:
A 100 Delicious Global Value: Zolo Malbec Reserva '13
Top 100 Value of Year & 89 pts: Lamadrid Malbec '15 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Altocedro Cabernet Sauvinon Año Cero '14 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lamadrid Bonarda Reserva '14 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Verum Chardonnay '15 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Verum Pinot Noir '15 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Lamadrid Cabernet Sauvignon '15 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Altocedro Malbec Año Cero '15 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Quimay Malbec '15
88 points: Tapiz Cabernet Sauvignon Alta Collection '14 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Las Vertientes Benchmark '15 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Las Vertientes Cab. Sauv. Reserva '14 Download Sales Sheet »
87 points: Zolo Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva '14 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine & Spirits:
95 points & Year's Best Malbec: Teho Malbec '14
95 points: Teho El Corte '14
94 points: Tapiz Seleccion de Barricas '12
94 points & Year's Best Malbec: Zaha Malbec '14
93 points: Zolo Petit Verdot Black '12
92 points & Year's Best Malbec: Anko Malbec Flor de Cardon Malbec '14
92 points & Best Buy: Las Vertientes Benchmark '15
91 points & Year's Best Malbec: Lamadrid Malbec Reserva '14
91 points & Best Buy: Tapiz Cabernet Sauvignon Alta Collection '14
91 points & Year's Best Malbec: Tapiz Malbec Alta Collection '14
91 points & Year's Best Malbec: Verum Malbec '15

Reverse Wine Snob:
Top 10 Red Wine of Year: Verum Pinot Noir '14 Download Sales Sheet »

Beverage Dynamics
Top Wine of Year and 94 pts: Lamadrid Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »

California State Fair Commercial Wine Competition
95 points: Gen5 Chardonnay '14 Download Sales Sheet »

May 1, 2016: VDS and Scott Thomasen Featured in Cruise Travel Magazine
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April 21, 2016: VDS Hires David Festenstein as National Off-Premise Chain Director
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January to June 2016 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast:
94 pts & Editors' Choice: Tapiz Black Tears '11 Download Sales Sheet »
92 pts & Editors' Choice: Verum Cabernet Franc Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Lamadrid Cabernet Franc Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Puramun Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Altocedro Malbec Finca Los Gallegos '13 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Gen5 Old Vine Zinfandel '13 Download Sales Sheet »
Best Buy: Gen5 Old Vine Zinfandel '12 Download Sales Sheet »
Best Buy: Gen5 Chardonnay '14 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine Spectator:
90 points: Lagar de Bezana Aluvion '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lagar de Bezana Syrah Edicion Limitada '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Zolo Malbec Black '11 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Zolo Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »

James Suckling:
96 points: Tapiz Cabernet Sauvignon Alta Collection '14 Download Sales Sheet »
95 points: Tapiz Malbec Alta Collection '14 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Tapiz Seleccin de Barricas '11 Download Sales Sheet »
94 points: Verum Pinot Noir '15 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Verum Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Verum Chardonnay '15 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Verum Malbec '14 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Verum Cabernet Franc Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Altocedro Cabernet Sauvignon Año Cero '13 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Altocedro Malbec Gran Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Altocedro Malbec Finca Gallegos '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Altocedro Petit Verdot Los Gaolos '13 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Teho Malbec 14 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Zaha Malbec '14 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Zaha Cab Franc '14 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Zaha El Corte '14 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Zolo Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Zolo Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Atrevida Malbec '15
92 points: Atrevida Chardonnay '15
91 points: Atrevida Aventura Blend '15
92 points: Quimay Pinot Noir '15
91 points: Quimay Chardonnay '15
90 points: Quimay Acquaviva Blend '14
91 pts & Best Rosé of Chile: Lagar de Bezana Rosado '15 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Lagar de Bezana Cabernet Sauvignon '13 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Lagar de Bezana Aluvion '13 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Lagar de Bezana Syrah Edicion Limitada '13 Download Sales Sheet »

Reverse Wine Snob:
Bulk Buy; Taste 10/10: Verum Pinot Noir '13 Download Sales Sheet »
Highly Recommended: Altocedro Tempranillo Año Cero '13 Download Sales Sheet »
Highly Recommended: Lamadrid Cabernet Franc Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
Highly Recommended: Zolo Signature Red '14 Download Sales Sheet »

Restaurant Wine:
4+ Stars: Puramun Malbec Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
4+ Stars: Tapiz Cab Sauv Alta Collection '12 Download Sales Sheet »
4+ Stars: Tapiz Chardonnay Alta Collection '13 Download Sales Sheet »
5 Stars: Tapiz Malbec Alta Collection '12 Download Sales Sheet »
5 Stars: Zolo Signature Red '13 Download Sales Sheet »
4 Stars: Zolo Chardonnay '14 Download Sales Sheet »

Tim Atkin, MW:
Winemaking Legend: Pepe Galante
94 points: Altocedro Pinot Noir '14 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Anko Malbec '15 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Anko Malbec Flor de Cardon '13 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Anko Malbec Tigerstone '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Atrevida Blend '14
91 points: Lamadrid Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lamadrid Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Lamadrid Cabernet Franc Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
95 points: Puramun Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Puramun Co-Fermented '13 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Quimay Blend '14
93 points: Teho Malbec '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Verum Chardonnay '15 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Verum Malbec '15 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Verum Cabernet Franc Reserva '14 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Verum Pinot Noir '15 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Zaha El Corte '13 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Zaha Malbec '13 Download Sales Sheet »

Stephen Tanzer / Vinous:
89 points: Altocedro Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Altocedro La Consulta Select '13 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Anko Malbec '15 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Anko Malbec Flor de Cardon '14 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Ceibo Cabernet Sauvignon '14 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Khalix Tomal '11
89 points: Khalix Toko '11
88 points: Lamadrid Bonarda Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Puramun Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Teho Malbec '13 Download Sales Sheet »

L.A. International Wine Competition
95 points: Gen5 Old Vine Zinfandel '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Gen5 Chardonnay '14 Download Sales Sheet »

Argentine Wine Awards:
92 points: Puramun Co-Fermented '13 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Zolo Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Zolo Malbec Black '11 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Tapiz Selección de Barricas '11 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Tapiz Chardonnay Alta Collection '14 Download Sales Sheet »

July to December 2015 Reviews
Wine Advocate:
89 points: Altocedro Tempranillo '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Atrevida Malbec '14
90 points: Atrevida Chardonnay '14
89 points: Atrevida Cab Sauv '14
92 points: Anko Malbec Tigerstone '12 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Anko Malbec Flor de Cardon '13 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Anko Torrontés '14 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Ksana Malbec '14 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Ksana Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Manos Negras Pinot Noir Red Soil '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Manos Negras Malbec Stone Soil '12 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Manos Negras Malbec '14 Download Sales Sheet »
89+ points: Manos Negras Pinot Noir '14 Download Sales Sheet »
93: Puramun Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
92: Puramun Malbec Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
92: Puramun Co-Fermented '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Quimay Red Blend '12
90 points: Quimay Malbec '13
89 points: Quimay Pinot Noir '13
94 points: Tapiz Las Notas de Jean Claude '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Tapiz Black Tears '10 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Tapiz Selección de Barricas '10 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Tapiz Chardonnay Alta Collection '13 Download Sales Sheet »
95 points: Teho Malbec '13 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Teho Red Blend '12 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Verum Malbec Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points; Verum Cabernet Franc Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Verum Pinot Noir '14 Download Sales Sheet »
94 points: Zaha Malbec '13 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Zaha Red Blend '12 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Zaha Cabernet Franc '12 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Zolo Malbec Black '11 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Zolo Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Zolo Petite Verdot Black '11 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine Enthusiast:
Top 100: Lagar de Bezana Syrah Edición Limitada '12: Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Altocedro Malbec Los Turcos '13: Download Sales Sheet »
89 pts & Editors' Choice: Formation Pinot Noir '13: Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Lagar de Bezana Aluvión '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 pts & Cellar Selection: Lagar de Bezana Syrah '13 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Lagar de Bezana Cabernet Sauvignon '13 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Lamadrid Malbec Matilde '10 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lamadrid Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Lamadrid Bonarda '14 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Las Vertientes Cab Sauv Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Criss Cross Zinfandel '13 Download Sales Sheet »
Best Buy: Gen5 Cabernet Sauvignon '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Verum Malbec Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine Spectator:
91 points: Altocedro Malbec Los Tanos '12 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Altocedro Malbec Gran Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Altocedro Malbec Gran Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Altocedro Cabernet Sauv. Año Cero '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Verum Malbec Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
88 pts & Biggest Bang for the Buck: Lamadrid Cab Sauv '14 Download Sales Sheet »
87 points: Zolo Malbec '15 Download Sales Sheet »

Reverse Wine Snob:
"Highly Recommended": Zolo Signature White Download Sales Sheet »

Wine & Spirits:
91 pts & Year's Best: Puramun Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 pts & Year's Best & Best Buy: Manos Negras Malbec '15 Download Sales Sheet »
90 pts & Year's Best: Zaha Malbec '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 pts: Las Vertientes Benchmark '14 Download Sales Sheet »

Tastings.com World Sake Challenge:
90 pts, Best Buy, Gold Medal: Manotsuru "Bulzai" Ginjo Download Sales Sheet »
90 pts, Best Buy, Gold Medal: Manotsuru "Crane" Junmai Download Sales Sheet »

May 27, 2015: Two BevStar Gold Medals!
Beverage World has awarded its Gold Award to both Zolo Malbec Reserva (wine category) and to Countless Visions Nigori (sake category).
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January to June 2015 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast:
93 pts & Editors' Choice: Tapiz Black Tears '10 Download Sales Sheet »
93 pts & Editors' Choice: Lagar de Bezana Syrah '12 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Tapiz Selección de Barricas '10 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Lagar de Bezana Aluvion '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Altocedro Malbec Gran Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Lamadrid Malbec Gran Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Altocedro Malbec Finca Los Tanos '12 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Lamadrid Malbec '13 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Verum Pinot Noir '13 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine Spectator:
91 points: Altocedro Malbec Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 pts & Savvy Shopper: Lagar de Bezana Aluvion '12 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine & Spirits:
92 pts & Year's Best Argentine Malbec: TeHo Malbec '13 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: TeHo Red Blend '12 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: ZaHa Cabernet Franc '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points & Year's Best Argentine Malbec: Anko Malbec '14 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points & Best Buy: Verum Malbec '13 Download Sales Sheet »

Stephen Tanzer (Vinous):
91 points: Las Vertientes Cabernet Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Las Vertientes Benchmark Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: TeHo Malbec '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90+ points: TeHo El Corte Blend '11 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Puramun Malbec Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Verum Chardonnay '13 Download Sales Sheet »

James Suckling:
95 pts & Andes Top 100: Tapiz Malbec Alta Collection '13 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Tapiz Selección de Barricas '10: Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Tapiz Cab Sauv Alta Collection '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Tapiz Chardonnay Alta Collection '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lagar de Bezana Rosado '14 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Lagar de Bezana Syrah '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Lamadrid Malbec Reserva '14 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lamadrid Malbec Matilde '08 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lamadrid Begani Special Blend '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Teho El Corte Red Blend '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Zaha Malbec '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Zaha Cabernet Franc '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Zaha El Corte Red Blend '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Verum Chardonnay '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Verum Pinot Noir '14 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Verum Malbec Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Altocedro Malbec Año Cero '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Altocedro Tempranillo Año Cero '13 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Altocedro La Consulta Select '13 Download Sales Sheet »

International Wine Review:
90 points: Wild South Pinot Noir '13 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Gen5 Old Vine Zinfandel '12 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Gen5 Cabernet Sauvignon '12 Download Sales Sheet »

Tim Atkin MW:
91 points: Anko Malbec '12 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Anko Malbec Tigerstone '11 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Anko Malbec Flor de Cardon '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Manos Negras Pinot Noir '12 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Manos Negras Pinot Noir Red Soil Select '11 Download Sales Sheet »
94 points: Tapiz Malbec Black Tears '10 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Tapiz Selección de Barricas '12 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Verum Cabernet Franc Reserva '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Verum Chardonnay '13 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Verum Malbec '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Verum Pinot Noir '13 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Teho El Corte Red Blend '11 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Teho Malbec '11 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Zaha Cabernet Franc '11 Download Sales Sheet »
94 points: Zaha El Corte Red Blend '11 Download Sales Sheet »
94 points: Zaha Malbec '11 Download Sales Sheet »

San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Gold Medal: Criss Cross Zinfandel '12 Download Sales Sheet »
Silver Medal: Gen5 Chardonnay '13 Download Sales Sheet »
Silver Medal: Gen5 Zinfandel '12 Download Sales Sheet »

December 8, 2014: Vino del Sol Hires Rob Schulz as Midwest Regional Manager
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November 18th, 2014: Wine Spectator Top 100!
We are proud that Wine Spectator chose Zolo Malbec Reserva '12 as their #48 best wine of 2014!
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July to December 2014 Reviews
Wine Spectator:
92 points: Altocedro Malbec Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points & Smart Buy: Zolo Malbec Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Zolo Malbec Black '10 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Puramun Malbec Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Tapiz Malbec Alta Collection '12 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points & Smart Buy: Lamadrid Malbec '13 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Verum Chardonnay '13 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Manos Negras Pinot Noir Red Soil Select '12 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine Enthusiast:
92 points: Altocedro Malbec Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Lamadrid Malbec Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Zolo Malbec Black '10 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Zolo Malbec Black '11 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points & Editors' Choice: Criss Cross Petite Sirah '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Las Vertientes Benchmark Reserva '13
90 points & Top Cabernet: Tapiz Cab. Sauv. Alta Collection '12 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Zolo Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points & Best Value: Lamadrid Cabernet Sauvignon '12 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points & Recommended: Verum Cabernet Franc Reserva '11 Download Sales Sheet »
Best Buy: Zolo Bonarda '14 Download Sales Sheet »
Best Buy: Zolo Torrontés '14 Download Sales Sheet »

James Suckling:
94 points: Altocedro Malbec Los Turcos '12 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Altocedro Malbec Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Altocedro Malbec Año Cero '12 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Altocedro Cabernet Sauvignon Año Cero '12 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Altocedro La Consulta Select '12 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Lagar de Bezana Aluvion '11 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Lagar de Bezana Syrah Limited Edition '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lagar de Bezana Cabernet Sauvignon '12 Download Sales Sheet »
94 points: Lamadrid Malbec Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Lamadrid Malbec Gran Reserva '10 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Lamadrid Bonarda Reserva '10 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Lamadrid Malbec Matilde '07 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Lamadrid Begani Premium Blend '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lamadrid Begani Special Blend '12 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Tapiz Malbec Alta Collection '12 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Tapiz Malbec Black Tears '09 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Tapiz Selección de Barricas '09 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Tapiz Chardonnay Alta Collection '13 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: TeHo Malbec '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: ZaHa Malbec '12 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Zolo (Tapiz) Torrontés '14 Download Sales Sheet »

Decanter:
90+ points: Verum Cabernet Franc Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
Recommended: Lamadrid Cabernet Franc Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »

VDS Hires Mark Goldberger, Mark Hirsekorn, Vanessa Mylan, Brett Wells and Walter Whyte.
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January to June 2014 Reviews
Wine Advocate:
93 points: ZaHa Malbec '12 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: ZaHa Red Blend '11 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: ZaHa Cabernet Franc '11 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: TeHo Red Blend '11 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Tapiz Selección de Barricas '08 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Anko Malbec Tigerstone '11 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Manos Negras Quimay Malbec Blend '11 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Tapiz Malbec Alta Collection '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Tapiz Malbec Black Tears '09 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Manos Negras Malbec Stone Soil '11 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Lamadrid Malbec Gran Reserva '10 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Verum Pinot Noir '12 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Manos Negras Pinot Noir Red Soil '11 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Manos Negras Malbec '13 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Manos Negras Malbec '12 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine & Spirits:
90 points: Anko Torrontés '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points & Year's Best Argentine Malbec: Anko Malbec '13 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points & Year's Best Argentine Malbec: Tapiz Malbec Black Tears '09 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine Spectator:
92 points: Lagar de Bezana Aluvion '11 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Lagar de Bezana Cabernet Sauvignon '12 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine Enthusiast:
Best Buy: Zolo Signature Red '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: TeHo Malbec '12 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: ZaHa Malbec '12 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Altocedo Malbec Finca Los Tanos '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Altocedro Malbec Finca Los Turcos '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Altocedro Malbec Finca Los Gallegos '11 Download Sales Sheet »

Stephen Tanzer:
90 points: Altocedro La Consulta Select '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Altocedro Malbec Los Gallegos '11 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Lamadrid Malbec Matilde '09 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Lamadrid Cabernet Franc Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Lamadrid Cabernet Sauvignon '13 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Zolo Cab Sauv Reserva '11 Download Sales Sheet »

2014 National New Sake Awards Japan:
Gold Medal: Manotsuru "Maho" Daiginjo Download Sales Sheet »

Tim Atkin MW:
92 points: Manos Negras Pinot Noir Red Soil Select '10 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Manos Negras Pinot Noir '11 Download Sales Sheet »

November 1, 2013: Vino del Sol Featured in Ole Miss Alumni Review
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July to December 2013 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast:
2013 Top 100 Best Buy: Zolo Cab. Sauv. '11 Download Sales Sheet »
2013 Top 100 Cellar Selection: Lagar de Bezana Aluvion '10 Download Sales Sheet »
Anko & Verum Featured in "More than Just Mendoza Malbec" Read the Article »
90 points: Anko Malbec Flor de Cardon '11 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points & Top Wine: Anko Malbec Flor de Cardon '12 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lamadrid Bonarda Reserva '10 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Lagar de Bezana Cabernet Sauvignon '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Tapiz Malbec Alta Collection '11 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Tapiz Cabernet Sauv Alta Collection '11 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine Spectator:
92 points: TeHo Malbec '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Altocedro La Consulta Selection '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Tapiz Malbec Alta Collection '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Tapiz Cabernet Sauv Alta Collection '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lamadrid Bonarda Reserva '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lamadrid Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva '12 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Lamadrid Malbec '12 Download Sales Sheet »

Decanter:
93 points: Altocedro Malbec Reserva '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Altocedro Malbec Año Cero '12 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Manos Negras Malbec Stone Soil Select '10 Download Sales Sheet »

Beverage Testing Institute:
94 points: Anko Torrontés '12 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Anko Malbec Flor de Cardon '11 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Anko Malbec '12 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Manos Negras Sauvignon Blanc '11 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Tapiz Malbec Alta Collection '11 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Tapiz Chardonnay Alta Collection '11 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Zolo Signature Red '12 Download Sales Sheet »

May 31, 2013: Kura Selections and Lagar de Bezana Featured in Wine Spectator
See the Lagar de Bezana Article »
See Rumiko's Interview »

January to June 2013 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast:
92 points: Lagar de Bezana Aluvion '10 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Lamadrid Malbec '11 Download Sales Sheet »
93 pts & Editor's Choice: Tapiz Black Tears '08 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Verum Malbec Reserva '10 Download Sales Sheet »
Best Buy: Zolo Cab. Sauv. '11 Download Sales Sheet »
Best Buy: Zolo Malbec '12 Download Sales Sheet »

Stephen Tanzer:
90 points: Altocedro La Consulta Select '11 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Tapiz Cabernet Alta Collection '10 Download Sales Sheet »

National Retailer Wine Panel:
4 Stars: Gen5 Chardonnay '11 Download Sales Sheet »

Beverage Testing Institute:
90 points: Manotsuru "Countless Visions" Nigori Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Manotsuru "Demon Slayer" Download Sales Sheet »
Best Buy: Manotsuru "Crane" Junmai Download Sales Sheet »
Best Buy: Manotsuru "Crane" Karakuchi Download Sales Sheet »

Restaurant Wine:
4 Stars: Formation Chardonnay '11 Download Sales Sheet »
4+ Stars: Manos Negras Cabernet Sauvignon '11 Download Sales Sheet »

Cuisine Magainze:
4 Stars & Best Buy: Wild South Sauvignon Blanc '12 Download Sales Sheet »

Dan Berger's Vintage Experiences:
Very Highly Recommended: Ti Point Pinot Noir '12 Download Sales Sheet »

LA International Wine Competition:
92 points & Gold Medal: Formation Pinot Noir '11 Download Sales Sheet »

San Francisco Chronicle:
Gold Medal: Formation Chardonnay '11 Download Sales Sheet »

2013 National New Sake Awards Japan:
Gold Medal: Manotsuru "Maho" Daiginjo Download Sales Sheet

April 15, 2013: VDS Hires Rich Potenza as Texas Field Manager
View Press Release

March 15, 2013: Manos Negras Malbec on Cover of Decanter
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Dec. 30, 2012: Great Wine Advocate Scores for Zolo!
88 points for Zolo Malbec '11
90 points for Zolo Malbec '10
89 points for Zolo Sauvignon Blanc '12
90 points for Zolo Malbec Reserva '09
93 points for Zolo Cabernet Reserva '10
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Nov. 28, 2012: Petrus Winemaker Jean Claude Berrouet Joins Tapiz!
View Press Release

September to December 2012 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast:
90 points: Lagar de Bezana Cabernet Sauvignon '08 Download Sales Sheet »
Top 100 Wine of the Year: Lagar de Bezana Syrah '08 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine & Spirits:
90 points: Manos Negras Malbec Stone Soil Select '10 Download Sales Sheet »
91 pts & Year's Best: Verum Malbec '12 Download Sales Sheet »
"Best Buy": Zolo Torrontés '12 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine Spectator:
90 points: Altocedro Malbec Reserva '10 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Zolo Malbec Reserva '10 Download Sales Sheet »

Stephen Tanzer:
90 points: Lamadrid Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva '10: Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Lamadrid Malbec Reserva '10: Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Lamadrid Malbec Gran Reserva '09: Download Sales Sheet »

August 2012 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast:
Tapiz Malbec '10 Ranked #23 in Top 100 Best Buy Wines of 2012
Download Sales Sheet »

International Wine Review:
89 points: Manos Negras Torrontés '11 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Spirit of the Andes Sparkling Torrontés Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Tapiz Torrontés '11 Download Sales Sheet »

June 11, 2012: 2012 Argentine Harvest Report
2012 was another good harvest in Argentina. Yields were lower than normal and this improved quality. Red wines are showing good color and concentration. It was an average year for whites.
Read the Full Report »

May 2012 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast:
88 points & Best Buy: Zolo Malbec '10 Download Case Card »

Stephen Tanzer:
Lagar de Bezana Aluvión '08: 91 points Download Sales Sheet »
Lagar de Bezana Syrah Limited Edition '08: 91 points Download Sales Sheet »

May 23, 2012: VDS Becomes National U.S. Importer for Lagar de Bezana
Vino del Sol is proud to announce it has become the new national U.S. importer for for the esteemed Chilean winery Lagar de Bezana. Lagar de Bezana makes terroir-driven wines in Alto Cachapoal, Rapel Valley, Chile.
Read the Press Release »

April 2012 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast:
93 points & Editor's Choice: Tapiz Selección de Barricas '07 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points & Best Buy: Tapiz Malbec '10 Download Sales Sheet »

Stephen Tanzer:
Altocedro Malbec Año Cero '11: 90 points Download Sales Sheet »

March 2012 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast:
Best Buy: Zolo Cabernet Sauvignon '10 Download Case Card »
Best Buy: Zolo Torrontés '11 Download Sales Sheet »

December 21, 2011: Vino del Sol Receives 23 90+ Reviews in the Wine Advocate!
Altocedro Malbec Año Cero '10: 90 points Download Sales Sheet »
Altocedro Tempranillo Año Cero '10: 90 points Download Sales Sheet »
Altocedro Malbec Reserva '09: 92 points Download Sales Sheet »
Altocedro Malbec Gran Reserva '08: 94 points Download Sales Sheet »
Camino del Inca Torrontés '11: 89 points Download Sales Sheet »
Ksana Malbec '09: 90 points Download Sales Sheet »
Ksana Malbec Reserva 08: 92+ points Download Sales Sheet »
Ksana Malbec Gran Reserva 07: 93 points Download Sales Sheet »
Lamadrid Malbec '10: 90 points Download Sales Sheet »
Lamadrid Bonarda '10: 90 points Download Sales Sheet »
Lamadrid Cabernet Sauv. '10: 90 points Download Sales Sheet »
Lamadrid Cab. Sauv. Reserva '09: 91 points Download Sales Sheet »
Lamadrid Malbec Reserva '09: 90+ points Download Sales Sheet »
Lamadrid Bonarda Reserva '09: 91 points Download Sales Sheet »
Lamadrid Cabernet Franc Reserva '09: 91 points Download Sales Sheet »
Lamadrid Malbec Gran Reserva '07: 93+ points Download Sales Sheet »
Lamadrid Malbec Matilde '07: 94 points Download Sales Sheet »
Manos Negras Malbec '10: 89 Download Sales Sheet »
Manos Negras Malbec Atrevida '09: 90 Download Sales Sheet »
Tapiz Black Tears Malbec '07: 92 points Download Sales Sheet »
Tapiz Selección de Barricas '07: 90 points Download Sales Sheet »
TeHo Malbec '10: 94 points Download Sales Sheet »
ZaHa Malbec '10: 92 points Download Sales Sheet »
Verum Chardonnay '10: 89 points Download Sales Sheet »
Verum Malbec '10: 90 points Download Sales Sheet »
Verum Malbec Reserva '07: 90 points Download Sales Sheet »
Verum Pinot Noir '10: 89 Download Sales Sheet »
Zolo Chardonnay Reserva '10: 89 points Download Sales Sheet »
Download Full Press Release and Scores »

December 2011 Reviews
Wine Spectator:
Biggest Bargain: Zolo Malbec '10 Download Sales Sheet »

Restaurant Wine
4+ Stars; Excellent Value: Tapiz Chardonnay '10 Download Sales Sheet »

November 15, 2011: VDS Scores Big in Wine Spectator's Argentine Issue
For the seventh year in a row, Vino del Sol is proud that its wineries are featured prominently in Wine Spectator's annual Argentine issue (Dec. 15th, 2011 magazine).
Read the Press Release »

September 2011 Reviews
Wine Spectator:
92 points: Altocedro Malbec Reserva '09 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lamadrid Malbec Reserva '09 Download Sales Sheet »

September 2, 2011: Vino del Sol Featured in Wine Business Monthly
Vino del Sol is proud to have its story featured in the Jake Lorenzo article "Wine Investigation 101" in the September 2011 issue of Wine Business Monthly.

July 15, 2011: 2011 Argentina Harvest Report
2011 was one of the best harvests in recent history.
Read the Full Report »

May 18, 2011: Malbec Masters Tour Coming to a Town Near You!
Vino del Sol is proud to announce the Malbec Masters 2011 U.S. Tour. Attendees will learn about the different Argentine terroirs and how and why they produce different styles of Malbec. Some of Argentina's top winemakers will discuss their respective terroirs, and taste with the attendees their Malbecs.
Read the Press Release to Learn More »

April 17, 2011: Celebrate the 1st Annual Malbec World Day!
Celebrate Malbec World Day with Vino del Sol!
Read More »

April 2, 2011: Mara Gonzalez Becomes Newest Member of VDS Team
Vino del Sol is proud to announce the hire of Mara Gonzalez as our Director of Purchasing. Read More About Mara »

April 2011 Reviews
Wine Spectator:
90 points: Altocedro Malbec La Consulta Select '09 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Ksana Malbec '08 Download Sales Sheet »

International Wine Review
90 points: Altocedro Malbec Año Cero '10 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Camino del Inca Quipu Blend '05 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Manos Negras Torrontés '10 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Zolo Malbec Reserva '08 Download Sales Sheet »

March 15, 2011: Vino del Sol Hosts U.S. Distributors and Clients in Mendoza, Salta and Patagonia
Throughout January, February, and March, different buyers of Vino del Sol wines from across the United States visited the Argentine wine country and experienced firsthand the Vino del Sol wineries.

February 2011 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast:
"Best Buy": Zolo Torrontés '10 Download Case Card »
"Best Buy": Zolo Malbec '08 Download Sales Sheet »

Stephen Tanzer
90 points: Lamadrid Torrontés '10 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Lamadrid Malbec Rosé '10 Download Sales Sheet »

January 2011 Reviews
Wine Advocate:
93 points: Altocedro Malbec Gran Reserva '07 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Altocedro Malbec Reserva '08 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Camino del Inca Quipu Blend '05 Download Sales Sheet »
93 points: Ksana Malbec Gran Reserva '06 Download Sales Sheet »
92 points: Ksana Malbec Reserva '07 Download Sales Sheet »
94 points: Lamadrid Malbec Gran Reserva '06 Download Sales Sheet »

December, 2010: Vino del Sol: The Design Leader!
Of the 5 Argentine labels chosen for the recently released book "Art and Design of Contemporary Wine Labels," 3 were Vino del Sol Brands!
Get the Book »

Nov 9, 2010: Vino del Sol: The Argentine Value Leader!
Vino del Sol is proud to have the most 90+ point wines of any importer in the latest Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, in the annual article on Argentine value wines.
90 points: Altocedro Tempranillo Año Cero '09 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Camino del Inca Torrontés '10 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lamadrid Bonarda '09 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Lamadrid Bonarda Reserva '08 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lamadrid Cabernet Sauvignon '09 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Lamadrid Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva '08 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Lamadrid Malbec '09 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Lamadrid Malbec Reserva '08 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Manos Negras Malbec '07 Download Sales Sheet »
90 points: Manos Negras Pinot Noir '08 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Manos Negras Torrontés '09 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Zolo Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva '07 Download Sales Sheet »
91 points: Zolo Malbec '08 Download Sales Sheet »

Sept. 1, 2010: Vino del Sol Hires Kevin Millman as Southeast Regional Manager
Read Press Release

August 2010 Reviews
Wine Spectator:
91 Points: Altocedro Malbec Reserva '08 Download Sales Sheet »
89 Points & Smart Buy: Altocedro Malbec Año Cero '09 Download Shelftalker »

August 1, 2010: VdS on WineGuysTV
Vino del Sol's Scott Thomasen sits down with WineGuysTV for a three episode interview and wine tasting. View Episodes »

July 2010 Reviews
Wine Spectator:
93 Points: Altocedro Gran Reserva '07 Download Sales Sheet »

June 15, 2010: Vino del Sol Launches Manos Negras
Vino del Sol is very proud to introduce its newest "Best of Argentina" line of wines, Manos Negras. Read Press Release »

June 2010 Reviews
Decanter World Wine Awards:
Gold Medal: Tapiz Malbec '09 Download Sales Sheet »

May 15, 2010: Vino del Sol Winemakers Participate in Central Market's Passport Argentina
Vino del Sol is proud to be represented at Central Market's Argentina in Texas programs, with Patricia Ortiz of Tapiz & Zolo, Karim Mussi Saffie of Altocedro, and Alejandro Darago of Vino del Sol participating.

May 2010 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast:
Best Buys: Lamadrid Cabernet Sauvignon '08 and Lamadrid Malbec '08 Download Sales Sheet »

March 15, 2010: Vino del Sol Hosts U.S. Distributors and Clients in Mendoza and Patagonia
Throughout January and February, different buyers of Vino del Sol wines from across the United States visited the Argentine wine country and experienced firsthand the Vino del Sol wineries.

March 2010 Reviews
Wine Spectator:
90 points: Lamadrid Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva '07 Download Sales Sheet »

Argentine Wine Awards:
Top Trophy: Tapiz Torrontés '09 Download Sales Sheet »

February 2010 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast:
Best Buy: Zolo Torrontés '09 Download Sales Sheet »

January 1, 2010: Vino del Sol Hires Michele Burger, Kent Smith, and Scott Thomasen.

January 2010 Reviews
Wine Spectator:
89 points: Lamadrid Cabernet Sauvignon '08 Download Sales Sheet »
88 points: Lamadrid Malbec '08 Download Sales Sheet »

December 2009 Reviews
Wine Spectator:
89 points: Lamadrid Bonarda Reserva '07 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Verum Chardonnay '07 Download Sales Sheet »

Nov. 30, 2009: "Argentine Wine Specialist" Ad in Wine Spectator
The Vino del Sol portfolio is advertised in a full page ad under our trademark "Argentine Wine Specialist" in the Dec. 31 ("Top 100") issue of Wine Spectator. View the Ad. »

September 2009 Reviews
Wine and Spirits
91 points: Altocedro Año Cero Malbec '08 Download Sales Sheet »

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate
90 points: Verum Chardonnay '07 Download Sales Sheet»
90 points: Zolo Malbec Reserva '06 Download Sales Sheet »
89 points: Zolo Torrontés '08 Download Sales Sheet »

August 2009 Reviews
Wine Spectator
92 points: Altocedro Malbec Reserva '07 Download Sales Sheet»

The Wine News
91 points: Zolo Malbec '07 Download Sales Sheet»

Wilfred Wong
93 points: Camino del Inca Quipu Blend '07 Download Sales Sheet»
92 points: Verum Chardonnay '07 Download Sales Sheet»
90 points: Verum Pinot Noir '07 Download Sales Sheet »

July 2009 Reviews
Wine Spectator
90 points: Zolo Malbec Reserva '06 Download Sales Sheet»
89 points: Tapiz Malbec '08 Download Sales Sheet »

Wine Enthusiast
Best Buy: Zolo Malbec '07 Download Sales Sheet | Shelftalker»

eRobertParker.com
90 points: Tapiz Reserva Selección de Barricas '05 Download Sales Sheet»

June 2009 Reviews
Wine Spectator
92 points: Ksana Malbec Reserva '06 Download Sales Sheet»
92 points: Ksana Malbec Gran Reserva '05 Download Sales Sheet »
89 pts & Savvy Shopper: Altocedro Año Cero Tempranillo '08 Download Sales Sheet»
88 points: Ksana Bonarda '07 Download Sales Sheet»
88 points: Ksana Malbec '07 Download Sales Sheet»
88 pts & Savvy Shopper: Zolo Malbec '08 Download Sales Sheet | Shelftalker»

June 15, 2009: Vino del Sol Wines Recognized as Great Values
In these tough times, price-quality ratios are more important than ever. We are proud that in the June 30 issue of Wine Spectator, Zolo Malbec and Altocedro Año Cero Tempranillo were listed in the Savvy Shopper section. Zolo Malbec was also named a "Best Buy" in the upcoming August issue of Wine Enthusiast.

May 15, 2009: Camino del Inca and Verum Become Newest Members of Vino del Sol
Vino del Sol, the Argentine Wine Specialist, is proud to incorporate two new premium brands: Verum, from Rio Negro, Patagonia, and Camino del Inca, from Cafayate, Salta.

April 2009 Reviews
Jancis Robinson
Very Good Value: Tapiz Cabernet Sauvignon '07
Very Good Value: Tapiz Malbec '07

March 22, 2009: Vino del Sol Hosts U.S. Distributors and Clients in Mendoza
Throughout January, Februray, and March, different buyers of Vino del Sol wines from across the United States visited the Argentine wine country and experienced firsthand the Vino del Sol wineries.

January 2009 Reviews
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate
93 Points: Altocedro Desnudos '04 Download Sales Sheet »

Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar
88plus Points: Tapiz Malbec '07 Download Sales Sheet »
88 Points: Zolo Malbec '07 Download Sales Sheet »
88 Points: Zolo Torrontés '08 Download Sales Sheet »
87 Points: Zolo Sauvignon Blanc '08 Download Sales Sheet »

December 15, 2008: Altocedro Makes Top 100!
The Altocedro Malbec Reserva '06 was chosen as #66 of Wine Spectator's Top 100 Wines of 2008.

December 2008 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast
90 points: Ksana Malbec Reserva '05 Download Sales Sheet »
88 Points: Tapiz Malbec '06 Download Sales Sheet »

November 15, 2008: Ksana and Altocedro Featured in Wine Spectator
The Dec. 15, 2008 issue of Wine Spectator featured photos of the Ksana winery and its winemaker Héctor Durigutti (page 110) and the Altocedro winery and its winemaker Karim Mussi Saffie (page 108), along with a nice write-up.

October 2008 Reviews
Wine Spectator
88 points: Ksana Malbec '06 Download Sales Sheet»
90 points: Ksana Malbec Reserva '05 Download Sales Sheet »

Wilfred Wong
93 Points: Ksana Malbec Gran Reserva '04 Download Sales Sheet»
91 Points: Ksana Malbec Reserva '05 Download Sales Sheet»
90 Points: Ksana Malbec '06 Download Sales Sheet»
90 Points: Tapiz Chardonnay '07 Download Sales Sheet»
90 Points: Tapiz Malbec '07 Download Sales Sheet»

September 2008 Reviews
Wine Spectator
92 points and Highly Recommended: Altocedro Malbec Reserva '06 Download Sales Sheet» | Download ShelfTalker»
92 points: Altocedro Desnudos '04 Download Sales Sheet »

June 30, 2008: Ksana Becomes Newest Member of Vino del Sol
Vino del Sol, the Argentine Wine Specialist, is proud to have incorporated the newest "Best of Argentina" winery: Ksana. The Ksana winery is located in Vistalba, Mendoza, and its 90 year-old estate vineyard is in Agrelo, Mendoza. The Ksana wines are concentrated and complex gems. The winemaker is Hector Durigutti.

June 2008 Reviews
The Wall Street Journal
Best Value: Zolo Torrontés '07 Read the WSJ Article»

Wine and Spirits
90 points: Altocedro Año Cero 06 Download Sales Sheet »

March 30, 2008: Vino del Sol Hosts U.S. Distributors and Clients in Mendoza
Throughout January, Februray, and March, different buyers of Vino del Sol wines from across the United States visited the Argentine wine country and experienced firsthand the Vino del Sol wineries. Among those who came were reps from reps from different state wholesalers from across the country and important national retailers.

February 2008: Vino del Sol and Zolo Sponsor ATP Tennis Tournament
Vino del Sol and Zolo are proud to have sponsored the 2008 Regions Morgan Keegan Championships in Memphis. The Zolo wines were the official wines for this event.

January 2008 Reviews
Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar
88 Points: Zolo Sauvignon Blanc '07 Download Sales Sheet »

December 2007 Reviews
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate
92 Points: Altocedro Desnudos Tempranillo '03
92 Points: Tapiz Black Tears Malbec '06
89 Points: Zolo Malbec Reserva '05

November 2007 Reviews
Wine Spectator
91 Points: Altocedro Malbec Reserva '04

Nov. 30, 2007: "Argentine Wine Specialist" Ad in Wine Spectator
The Vino del Sol portfolio is advertised in a full page ad under our trademark "Argentine Wine Specialist" in the Dec. 31 ("Top 100") issue of Wine Spectator (ad appears on page 167).

October 31, 2007: VdS Winemakers in Wines and Vines
The winemakers from Altocedro, Tapiz, and Zolo were all interviewed and contributed to "Making Malbec: How Argentine Vitners Craft Their Hot Varietal." (Oct. 07 issue).

August 15, 2007: Vino del Sol in Wine Business Monthly
The story of Vino del Sol was included in the Lance Cutler article "The California/Argentina Wine Connection" (Aug. 07 issue).

July 2007 Reviews
Restaurant Wine
5/5 Stars: Zolo Cab. Sauv. Reserva 04
5/5 Stars: Zolo Malbec Reserva 04
4.5/5 Stars: Altocedro Malbec Reserva 03

Wine Spectator
87 Points: Zolo Sauv. Blanc 2006
87 Points: Zolo Torrontés 2006

May 31, 2007: Vino del Sol in Wine Business Monthly
Vino del Sol is proud to have received a shoutout from Wine Business Monthly's saveur sleuth, Jake Lorenzo (May 07 issue).

May 2007 Reviews
Wine Spectator
88 Points: Altocedro Año Cero Malbec 2006

April 2007 Reviews
The Tennessean Torrontés Competition
First Place: Zolo Torrontés 2006

March 22, 2007: Vino del Sol and Zolo Sponsor ATP Tennis Tournament
Vino del Sol and Zolo are proud to have sponsored the 2007 Regions Morgan Keegan Championships in Memphis. The Zolo wines were the official wines for this event, which had a record of attendance of 73,000. Tommy Haas and Venus Williams won.

February 28, 2007: Vino del Sol Hosts U.S. Distributors and Clients in Mendoza
Throughout the month of February, different buyers of Vino del Sol wines from across the United States visited the Argentine wine country and experienced firsthand the Vino del Sol wineries. Among those who came were reps from different state wholesalers from across the country, and important retailers.

February 24, 2007: Vino del Sol Featured in Entrepreneurship Textbook
Vino del Sol is proud to be profiled as a successful case study in the college textbook Entrepreneurship: Successfully Launching New Ventures, Second Edition.

December 2006 Reviews
Wine Enthusiast
Best Buy: Altocedro Ano Cero Malbec 2004

October 2006 Reviews
Florida International Wine Competition
Gold Medal: Zolo Cabernet Sauvignon 2004
Gold Medal: Zolo Sauvignon Blanc 2006

August 2006 Reviews
Wine Spectator
90 Points- Altocedro Malbec Reserva 2003

Decanter
Recommended- Zolo Cabernet Sauvignon 2004
Recommended- Zolo Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva 2004

July 2006 Reviews
Hyatt Wine Awards
Gold- Zolo Sauvingon Blanc 2006
Silver- Altocedro Malbec Reserva 2003

February 24, 2006: Vino del Sol Hosts U.S. Distributors and Clients in Mendoza
Throughout the month of February, different buyers of Vino del Sol wines from across the United States visited the Argentine wine country and experienced firsthand the Vino del Sol wineries. Among those who came were reps from different state wholesalers from across the country, and important retailers.

October 14, 2005: Vino del Sol in Memphis Business Journal
Vino del Sol is proud to be featured in the Vol. 27, No. 25 issue of Memphis Business Journal, alongside our Memphis distributor, United Liquors Corp.

September 15, 2005: Vino del Sol in Fortune Small Business
Vino del Sol is proud to be featured in the October 2005 issue of Fortune Small Business, in the article "Opportunity Uncorked."

July 15, 2005: Vino del Sol Cover Story for Business First Magazine
Vino del Sol is proud to be the cover story for the Spring 2005 edition of Business First, a University of Mississippi magazine which "profiles outstanding leaders, exceptional education and innovative research."

July 2005 Reviews
Restaurant Wine
4+/5 Stars: Zolo Merlot 2003
4/5 Stars: Altocedro Malbec 2001

November 30, 2004: Vino del Sol Ships First Container
Vino del Sol is proud to announce the departure of its first container of premium Argentine wine for the United States.

March 27, 2004: Vino del Sol Wins "Best Company"
Vino del Sol was named"Best Company" at the "Super Bowl" of national MBA business plan competitions, the Wake Forest Babcock Elevator Competition.

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