Argentina is famous for its red wines and some of the best examples of Malbec in the world. Let's explore what's worth drinking in Argentina wine.
Be sure to investigate Argentina's other red wines besides Malbec. The warm to hot climate is perfect for achieving ripe fruit flavors in varieties like Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, and the local specialty, Bonarda.
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For white wines, you cannot miss the local legend, Torrontés. This delicate, aromatic white wine is a striking contrast to Argentina's opulent reds – perfect for a hot summer afternoon.
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Argentina is the number one Malbec producer in the world.
Torrontés is a white wine unique to Argentina.
Mendoza produces the most wines in Argentina.
Top Grape Varieties of Argentina (Official Numbers)
Malbec - 45,657 Ha.
Bonarda - 18,153 Ha.
Cabernet Sauvignon - 14,129 Ha.
Syrah - 11,796 Ha.
Tempranillo - 5,430 Ha.
*To see the full breakdown of varieties planted in Argentina, check out the Official Instituto Nacional de Vitivinicultura Surface Report for 2020.