Hidden Wineries of the Uco Valley
This tour is designed to show you another face of the Uco Valley. Experience a fantastic wine area visiting three wineries far from the massive tourist places: a garage producer of Pinot Noir, a 5-star resort with gourmet lunch, and french style winery that was the pioneer in Uco Valley 20 years ago. See the true local side of Mendoza.
8:00am: Pickup at your hotel in Mendoza.
09:30am - Laureno Gomez
Famous garage Winemaker, Laureano himself or his son and 2nd winemaker Ary welcome us in their charming winery for an horizontal barrel tasting. Pinot Noir, Merlot and great Malbec will be your best friends and Laureano will give us all the secret of how making a good wine in this fantastic Terroir of Uco Valley. Amazing barrel and tank tasting of all the famous grapes of the winery: Pinot Noir, Malbec, Merlot...
11:45am - Lurton - Piedras Negra
Exclusive and spectacular French Winery located in the amazing terroir of Los Chacayes, own by François Lurton representing the 5th generation of the Bordeaux Lurton Family. Visit on the Terrasse with an incredible view on the vineyards, then each square meter of the winery will be discovered. The tasting is fantastic, surrounded by a majestic natural beauty in the foothills of the Andes, with the most outstanding wines of Lurton.
(Tasting 4 wines: Pinot Gris Rosado, Gran Lurton Blanco, Gran Lurton Corte Argentino, Chacayes Malbec Gran Reserva)
2:00pm - Casa de Uco
Have lunch in the fantastic new hotel 5-star real estate, Casa de Uco, with view of the Andes. The Chef will show you all his talent with four paired wine courses, all in an awesome environment. After lunch, chill out in the vineyard or nearby the pool.
(Gourmet lunch of four paired wine courses)
Drop-off at your hotel