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A brief history

We are a winery with a family heritage that projects itself with its values on tradition, quality, prestige, innovation, and modernity in the Argentine wine making industry.
We are part of our country patrimony and wealth. We feel proud of our achievements and provide essential quality and excellence in all our products, currently and in the future.
Located in our historical site in San Rafael and in the Uco Valley, province of Mendoza, we are the patrimony winery of Argentina, worldwide known for our vast trajectory and excellence in the still wines and sparkling wines elaboration.
Nowadays Bodegas Bianchi is present in more than 40 countries, representing the values and quality of Argentine wines all around the world.

With 90 years on the wine business around the world, the Bianchi family has been a pioneer in the Argentine wine development. Don Valentín Bianchi, the founder of the winery, was born in 1887 in Fasano, Italy, where he was raised until his departure to Argentina in 1910. In 1928, Don Valentín realized his ambition when he set up his own fine wine-producing establishment called “El Chiche Winery”. The Vineyards and Winery are located in San Rafael District, 240 km/ 150 miles south of Mendoza City, in the province of Mendoza. The company owns 350 hectares/865 acres of vineyards. Its storage capacity reaches the 11,5 million liters of wine, between San Rafael and Uco Valley. Bodegas Bianchi entered a period of steady growth when the second generation came into the company to work on the specific task of creating new wines and showing them to the world. Today, the wine is exported to more than 40 countries around the world. Some of the most recognizable wines are Enzo Bianchi, IV Generación (new release), Particular Bianchi, Famiglia Bianchi, Don Valentín Lacrado, Bianchi Extra Brut, New Age and also L10 which is a brand co-created with Leo Messi. Nowadays, the fourth generation of the Bianchi family is the heir to the founder’s legacy to the art of creating wines. An art that grows and is enriched from generation to generation.

Today, after 90 years, and over 4 generations, the Bianchi Family keeps intact the values ​​and the historical legacy of the family, represented in a line of unique wines that highlight the best particularities of the different vineyards that the family owns in San Rafael and the Uco Valley.
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Ruta 143 y calle Valentín San Rafael Mendoza AR, Bianchi, M5600 BCJ


Meet The Winemakers

  • Silvio Alberto

    Winemaker and Viticulture Manager University degree in Enology and Fruit and Horticulture Industry. Silvio Alberto has a vast experience in renowned wineries in Mendoza, in different positions as general manager, chief winemaker and responsible for the vines management. After being President, CEO and responsible for the vines and enology at Achaval-Ferrer, Silvio was hired by Bodegas Bianchi so that he could apply his knowledge and expertise as Chief Winemaker.

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Bodegas Bianchi Wines

Featured Wines

Bodegas Bianchi NEW AGE White Bottle Preview
Bodegas BianchiNEW AGE White

Beautiful greenish color with silver highlights, very seductive and elegant. A wine of intense aromas, mostly floral and of fresh fruit, characteristic of these varietals. A glass of New Age Sweet Wine is a refreshing mixture of ripe fruits and colorful flowers that bring to mind a beautiful Spring morning on the countryside. It is mild, sweet, of balanced acidity, delicate sparklingness, and very fun!

Bodegas Bianchi ELSA BIANCHI Chardonnay Bottle Preview
Bodegas BianchiELSA BIANCHI Chardonnay

The grapes used to produce this wine come from our family vineyards Finca Doña Elsa and Finca Las Paredes, both at an altitude of 750 m.a.s.l approximately. Attractive greenish color of an appealing brightness. When the glass is swirled, the Chardonnay aromas arise with good intensity. Fruits such as green apple and citrus can be perceived, in good balance with tropical fruit aromas. In the mouth it is a young, fresh wine with an off-dry sensation and vibrant acidity. Tropical fruit and citrus are present in this mid-volume delicate wine. Perfect for appetizers and main dishes alike.

Bodegas Bianchi ELSA BIANCHI Malbec Bottle Preview
Bodegas BianchiELSA BIANCHI Malbec

The grapes for Elsa Malbec come both from our family vineyards as well as from associated producers, all of these in San Rafael, Mendoza. Very attractive and profound purplish color, typical of young Malbec wines. Intense, aromatic fruit-forward expression with evidence of ripe red fruit and notes of violets, accompanied by a subtle minerality. In the mouth, it has a sweet entry, round and soft tannins, balanced acidity, and medium structure.

Bodegas Bianchi FAMIGLIA BIANCHI ORGANIC Malbec Bottle Preview

The grapes for Famiglia Organic Malbec come from three certified-organic vineyards: Finca Doña Elsa, Finca Asti and Finca Constanza, in San Rafael, Mendoza, Argentina. Profound ruby color with attractive purple hues.Thanks to having achieved an excellent level of maturity, this Malbec has intense aromatic fruit-forward expression with evidence of red and black fruits, as well as subtle vanilla notes. In the mouth, it has a sweet entry, round tannins, balanced acidity, and red fruit notes. It is a medium-bodied, elegant wine with a velvety, elegant finish.

Bodegas Bianchi FAMIGLIA BIANCHI Chardonnay Bottle Preview
Bodegas BianchiFAMIGLIA BIANCHI Chardonnay

The grapes for our Famiglia Chardonnay come from two of our own vineyards located in San Rafael. Attractive and lively greenish color. Surprisingly fresh yet complex in the nose, with good aroma concentration. Citrus, tree, and tropical fruit, such as pineapple, mango, green apple and white peach, perfectly combined with the vanilla notes resulting from its French oak aging, which enhances the elegance in this Chardonnay. Very fresh in the mouth, with both very good acidity and complexity levels. Mineral notes, fruits and a touch of vanilla can be perceived, thus resulting in a very attractive, well-structured wine, with a persistent finish.

Bodegas Bianchi FAMIGLIA BIANCHI Cabernet Sauvignon Bottle Preview
Bodegas BianchiFAMIGLIA BIANCHI Cabernet Sauvignon

The grapes for Famiglia Bianchi Cabernet Sauvignon come both from Uco Valley and three different vineyards in San Rafael. Deep red color with a very attractive ruby hue. Complex and intense aromas, where spices stand out, such as red bell peppers and black peppercorns. Notes of berries and minerality loom, and all these, together with the vanilla and chocolate notes from its aging in French oak, achieve a nice complexity of aromas with a remarkable fruit-wood balance. Harmonious in the mouth, with balanced acidity and juicy tannins which make for a broad palate and persistent finish.