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Mendoza
Mendoza


Wine region at the foot of the Andes, in the Western part of Argentina. Mendoza is Argentinaís largest and most important wine region and represents 2/3 of its total production.
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-Surface: 160.000 ha.
-The wine must contain at least 85% of the wine region indicated on the label.
-The wine must contain at least 85% of the vintage indicated on the label.
-The wine must contain at least 85% of the grape varieties indicated on the label..
-All grape varieties are permitted.

Sandy, alluvial soils.
Alluvial Pebble Sand

Hot and dry continental, semi desert climate with cold nights.
Dry summers Semi-desertic Irrigation