ULTRA UCO

Exclusive wine tour Uco Valley

PRICE

200U$D per person

DAYS

ALL WEEK LONG – from Monday to Sunday

Stephane introduced us to the best of Uco valley in a particularly personal and unique way. We were privileged to drink the finest wines & meet leading wine makers. Off to two different wineries beginning with a ``garage`` winery where the owner, gave one of the most comprehensive and passionate descriptions of the winemaking process I have ever heard. Highly recommended.
You can not find better guides to this region than The Tintos!

PROGRAM

This exceptional and exclusive wine tour is designed to show you another face of the Uco Valley, fantastic wine area. There we will visit 3 amazing hidden wineries far from mass tourism: The intimate garage winemaker Laureano Gomez, the incredible Lurton Piedra Negra by François Lurton, and the fabulous Casa Petrini Lodge for a gourmet lunch …

This is an exclusive wine tour !

  • We first visit the Laureano Gomez winery. The famous garage Winemaker, Laureano welcome us himself  in his charming winery for an horizontal and vertical barrel tasting. Pinot Noir, Merlot and great Malbec will be your best friends. Laureano will reveal all the secrets of how making a good traditional wine in this fantastic Terroir of Uco Valley.
  • Tasting 6/7 wines : Barrel + tank : Pinot Noir – Merlot- Malbec – Blend.
  • Our second visit is for Piedra Negra winery, located in Los Chacayes famous terroirs, which belongs to the prestigious François Lurton FamilyThe best place to be for a private tasting that will allow you to taste from the cask each varietals of the Gran Lurton white, and uncork the incredible icon wine of the winery : ‘Chacayes’. The visit begin with a glass of fresh Pinot gris on the terrace where we can understand all the complexity of Lurton’s vineyards while admiring the impressive Andes. A luxurious place, with an exclusive tasting designed just for our agency.
  • Tasting 8-10 wines : Tank tasting, barrel tasting + premium/icon wines.
  • We finish our day with AlPasion ; This intimate new lodge & winery opens its doors for a wonderful lunch. Al Pasion with Karim Mussi one of the most prominent, innovative
    and passionate winemakers in the region is a truly hidden gem. Chef Hector Ordenes will cook for you a 4-course gourmet meal, with organic vegetables and herbs from their own garden, with high-end wines pairing. A peaceful moment, surrounded but the wild the nature of Uco Valley, at the foothils of the majestic Andes, an unforgettable experience !
  • 90 Wine advocate Robert Parker
    Gold and Silver Medals in the Argentinean Wine Awards “AWA”2016 // Gold Medal and Silver (95-88 points) by Decanterl

Visit our ultimate wine tour and winemaker tour in Lujan de Cuyo /Maipu for the perfect combination with this exclusive Uco Valley wine tour.