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Ikal 1150 Winery, Argentina, South America, Wine Tasting Event, 57 Degrees Wine Shop, San Diego

Hosts: Sandra and Jerry from Ikal 1150.  They get an “A” for effort and charm. Delightful folks. Great passion for what they do. Winemaker: Luis Martinez Location: 57 Degrees Wine Bar, San Diego, California. Very nice setting and cool space. Attendees: Almost all of the #SDWM was in attendance, and some new friends […]

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(Winery & Vineyard Visits), Ruca Malen, Mendoza, Argentina, South America


Bodega Ruca Malen is another must see vineyard if you visit Mendoza.  Their lunch option offers up five delicious foodie adventures paired impeccably with five Malen wines. If you happen to be staying at the amazing Cavas Wine Lodge, borrow the bikes and peddle on over ! Just be sure not to do what I […]

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(Winery & Vineyard Visits), Achaval Ferrer, Mendoza, Argentina, South America

Bodega Achaval Ferrer is a do-not-miss.  AF has three different vineyards noted by their very different altitudes.  Mirador is at 600 meters, Bella Vista at 800, and Altamira resides at 1,400 meters above sea level.    Some of their wines use 1 plant for one bottle, while their amazing “Quimera” blends use 2, and some of their […]

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