Top 100 sparkling wines of La Pampa

Discover the top 100 best sparkling wines of La Pampa of La Pampa as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the sparkling wines that are popular of La Pampa and the best vintages to taste in this region.

Discovering the wine region of La Pampa

The wine region of La Pampa is located in the region of Patagonia of Argentina. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Bodega del Desierto or the Domaine Bodega del Desierto produce mainly wines red, sparkling and white. The most planted grape varieties in the region of La Pampa are Malbec, Cabernet-Sauvignon and Cabernet franc, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of La Pampa often reveals types of flavors of tree fruit, red fruit or non oak and sometimes also flavors of oak, spices or black fruit.

In the mouth of La Pampa is a powerful. We currently count 5 estates and châteaux in the of La Pampa, producing 29 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of La Pampa go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or poultry.

News from the vineyard of La Pampa

Hugh Johnson: ‘I’ve formed a bond with Grillo and flirted with Verdicchio’

I’d like to say we took advantage of the lockdown and its related commotion to do a stock-take, explore new avenues, turn over intriguing stones, widen and deepen our drinking, taking careful notes as we went. Sadly, no. I won’t say we got stuck in a rut, but we did tend to stick with comfort wines – and “comfort”, in our case, means familiar. Regular readers of this quarterly column can probably guess the labels on the resulting empties. We have a wider range of comfort foods, I’m afraid, than ...

Argentina harvest report 2022: ‘wines with excellent ageing potential’ 

The grapes have been picked and Argentina is able to file another successful harvest for 2022, to match the previous four years. However producers are reporting that 2022 was the most singular of recent vintages, with each region experiencing its own challenges. Mendoza ‘The 2021-2022 season reminds me of a good Hollywood movie,’ said Martín Kaiser, viticulturist at Doña Paula in Mendoza. ‘It certainly kept us entertained. Our hearts were in our mouths all the way through, but it had a great end ...

DWWA judge profile: Matthew Horsley

Matthew Horsley is a judge at the 2022 Decanter World Wine Awards. Matthew Horsley Matthew Horsley is a buyer at The Wine Society, having worked for them for over 9 years. After graduating university with a degree in Philosophy, Theology and Religious Studies, Matthew joined The Wine Society as a Christmas temp before joining the Tastings and Events Team where he spent three and a half years. He joined the Buying Department in 2017 and now buys the wines of England, Greece and Hungary for The So ...