Tradition and Passion - The Classic Wine Tour
This full-day tour is the perfect way to discover the Maipu and Lujan de Cuyo area. Visit small wineries and a charming olive oil factory. Try several samples of hand-crafted wines and enjoy a local lunch.
You will be picked up at your hotel in Mendoza, then travel to your first stop of the day, CarinaE Winery. This boutique winery is owned by French couple, Brigitte and Philippe. They will welcome you to their lovely vineyard and olive orchard.
You will taste 9 wines at this winery: Malbec Rosé, Torrontes, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec Reserva and Gran Reserva, Syrah Reserva and Gran Reserva, Prestige, and Passito
Mid-morning, you will be brought to the Laur Olive Oil Factory, an artisanal production in the heart of the rural Maipu. There will be a gourmet tasting of balsamic vinegar, 3 select olive oils and olives, sun dried tomatoes and olive tapenade.
One of the most famous old-school winemakers in Mendoza. Carmelo welcome you into his authentic winery, where he makes a great malbec and cabernet sauvignon, and the amazing ‘Gran Assemblage’. No snobbery, just good wine. All of his wines are made naturally, with no chemical additives and he uses only a single native yeast.
Tasting 3 wines : Malbec Reserva - Cabernet Reserva - Gran Assemblage.
Bodega Familia Pulmary
This secret jewel can be found in the picturesque village of Chacras de Coria. You are welcomed by the owner, Diana, and her son, Ramiro the winemaker.
Tasting 5 wines : Malbec (tank) - Cabernet (barrel) - Tempranillo (barrel) - Rosé sparlking Malbec - Blend Cabernet Sauvignon/Malbec
Regional lunch, with homemade empanadas, beef and dessert.
Drop off at your hotel