August 8, 2016
Both Argento Bonarda and Argento Reserva Bonarda have been awarded two prestigious Gold Medals at Bonarda Argentina 2016. It is a national wine competition focused only on this grape variety.
In 2016 edition, the organization received 70 samples of 50 wineries from the wine regions of Mendoza, San Juan and La Rioja. Argento Reserva Bonarda wine (upcoming release) received the Double Gold medal with 94 points and Argento Bonarda was awarded the gold medal with 92 points.
The jury was made up of professionals, winemakers, artists, sommeliers, savvy consumers and national journalists. Most of them were from Mendoza, San Juan, La Rioja and Córdoba. The event took two days at Mendoza city.