vino garzón

Four gourmet products for the most demanding palates

We would like to suggest four typically Uruguayan gourmet products that will make you fall for our cuisine. Gourmet products Uruguay is a land of flavours. In this small country, where the coast and the grasslands meet, native flavours and aromas merge to create culinary delicacies well worth discovering. Here are four typical products that […]
April 25, 2016
Cabo Polonio

Travelling to Uruguay: the best destinations

Uruguay is a small country that offers a large number of tourist destinations. It shares borders with the two South American giants: Argentina and Brazil. With an area of only 176,215 m2, and a population of 3,286,314 people, it offers ideal places to relax, and enjoy the local cuisine and wonderful landscapes that can be […]
April 22, 2016
Maridaje vinos y carne

The best red wine to pair with red meat

Here are some tips to help you find the best red wine to pair with red meat. Balance is essential when it comes to pairing. The secret is to find wine that enhances the food’s taste. This is why you must pay special attention to the characteristics of wine and food, to ensure neither of them […]
April 11, 2016
Maridaje de vino tinto y quesos

The best wines to pair with cheese: helping you choose

We help you choose the best wines to pair with cheese: you will find everything you need to know in this small guide. Discover the best combinations! Harmony when pairing wine and cheese cannot be taken for granted. Just as wine, cheese made around the world bears the signature of each region, and cheese-making is […]
March 29, 2016

Grape harvest: a time to be enjoyed at Bodega Garzón

Great wines come from great lands: Bodega Garzón’s vineyards are a perfect example of this, thanks to their privileged location in Uruguay. Garzón is located on a crystalline basement area, on which soil formed over 2.5 billion years ago. Ballast provides for great quality fine-stone soil, with excellent drainage capacity and countless minerals that vines […]
March 2, 2016
sunset wine

Sunset Wine

Famous for its east-coast sunsets, Uruguay now offers Bodega Garzón’s Sunset Wine, where local culinary flavours and good life can be enjoyed among the hills and ravines of our landscape. Each summer, hundreds of thousands of tourists who choose Punta del Este as a holiday destination are welcomed with an event-packed calendar, but it is […]
February 12, 2016
vino rosso

The visual phase in wine tasting

Human sensory universe is mainly visual. Sight, unlike smell or taste, provides us with certain and clear impressions. It is an immediate, dynamic and accurate sense. Today we shall explore the visual phase in wine tasting. Before drinking or smelling wine, it is essential to observe it. This initial phase requires little effort of both […]
February 3, 2016
portado queso y vinos

Wine and food pairings

Pairing food and drink involves finding the harmony that results from combining aromas, flavours and structures. The best food and wine pairings are achieved in everyday practice. We all choose what we like based on a proven and successful unconscious combination of flavours and aromas. Curiosity is the first rule: dare to try, learn, and […]
January 22, 2016
portada casapueblo

Punta del Este highlights

When you visit Punta del Este and its surroundings, you can find an endless supply of services and activities to enjoy a cosmopolitan holiday on the Atlantic Ocean. But this Eastern peninsula also offers some unmissable natural attractions for those who crave a more peaceful experience. Trekking at Arboretum Park When you choose a coastal […]
January 20, 2016

Ideas to pair our wines with a buffet froid

An informal meal is the most practical way to entertain friends after a day by the sea or enjoying the outdoors. Here are some ideas to pair our wines with a summery buffet froid. What is a buffet froid? A buffet froid is a meal served on a table for guests to help themselves. The […]
January 15, 2016

Enjoying wine tourism in Uruguay

This summer, Uruguay offers the opportunity to enjoy wine tourism, a journey of authentic experiences with an attractive thematic backdrop: wineries, vineyards, wine tasting sessions, as well as cultural and natural heritage. Where to enjoy the experience Admiring windmills, glass in hand, cycling through olive groves, flying by hot air balloon, or trying delicious local […]
January 11, 2016

Olive oil sets trends

Regarded as one of the pillars of the Mediterranean diet, olive oil has become one of the most appreciated products not only in gastronomy, but also in other industries such as cosmetics, personal hygiene, and healthcare. On a recent post, we described the uses of olive oil in cosmetics and spas, as well as the […]
December 28, 2015