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Este Mendocino

Area in the Argentine region Mendoza; look there.

The most important and by far the largest wine-growing region with 144,000 hectares of vineyards Argentina, The Argentine wine pioneer Don Tiburcio Benegas (1844-1910) was governor of this province. Around 75% of Argentine wine is produced here. It lies in the far west of the country at the foot of the Andes and extends from Lavalle in the north for 300 kilometers to San Rafael in the south. There is a continental climate with clear seasons, a mild and dry climate and medium humidity. The floors consist largely of stony ground with a lime-rich top layer of sand, clay or clay. This creates excellent conditions for quality viticulture. The vineyards are located between 500 and 1,200 meters above sea level. Around half of the area under vines is native varieties Cereza....

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