Nieto Senetiner: The Variety of Argentine Wine

It was in the late 1800s that Italian immigrants planted European grape varieties in the Vistalba Valley of Luján de Cuyo, a district in Mendoza, Argentina. Various families, including Spanish immigrant Don Nicanor Nieto, managed those vineyards and produced wines through the years. In 1969, the Nieto and Senetiner families purchased the winery and grew the […]

A Year in Burgundy: A Film Review

A Year in Burgundy follows San Francisco-based wine importer Martine Saunier and seven of her wineries – Domaine Leroy, Domaine Perrot-Minot, Domaine Morey-Coffinet, Domaine Bruno Clavelier, Domaine Mortet, Domaine Michel Gay & Fils, and Dominique Cornin – across the 2011 vintage year. Saunier is unique in her business, as she only imports wines from people […]