The Pampas Wines Blog
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Distinct from its northern counterpart, the wines from southern regions are wholly unique, and need to be experienced several times to grasp their complex flavours. The southern wine-making regions in Argentina are San Juan, Mendoza and Patagonia (Neuqúen and Rio Negro).
Despite the suitability of this classic Bordeaux grape to Argentina’s climate, there isn’t a great deal of Merlot grown in Argentina at the moment. However, its production is increasing, along with its popularity. This in turn creates a classic and quality wine, instantly recognisable due to its red fruit flavours, oak-infused hints of toast, coffee, vanilla and overall nuttiness.