Susana Balbo's wines obtained great scores in the latest report from Descorchados

Dec. 23, 2021 |

The winery of the first female winemaker of Argentina obtained more than 15 90+ points scores and 7 awards in the 2022 edition of Patricio Tapia's guide. The standouts were Susana Balbo Signature Rosé 2021, chosen as "best rosé", and BenMarco Sin Límites Malbec Orgánico 2020, selected as the "revelation" of the year.

Three of Susana Balbo's wines were selected among James Suckling's 2021 top 100 wines from Argentina

Dec. 17, 2021 |

Nosotros Single Vineyard Nómade 2017 ranked among the top 3 wines of the country according to the renowned critic, while Susana Balbo Signature Limited Edition Paraje Altamira Malbec 2018 and BenMarco Expresivo 2019 also made the cut.

Excellent scores for Susana Balbo Wines in Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

April 1, 2021 |

Luis Gutiérrez, Wine Adovacte's reviewer for Argentine wines, tasted the winery's new releases and new vintages and celebrated them in his recent report with very good scores, especially for white wines.

Susana Balbo Wines outdid itself with outstanding scores in Stephen Tanzer’s report for Vinous

Sept. 19, 2019 |

Susana Balbo Wines obtained more than 90 points in all the wines presented to Stephen Tanzer during his visit to Argentina this year, outperforming or maintaining the scores obtained last year. Susana Balbo Signature is a range of wines in which Argentina’s first female winemaker imprints her own seal of innovation and elegance. Both whites and reds in this range were equally distinguished by Tanzer in his report Once Marginal Terroirs Take Argentina’s Wines to New Heights, published by Vinous.

Susana Balbo Wines awarded Rose of the Year and 3 spots on Tim Atkin´s Top 100 List

June 11, 2018 |

Susana Balbo Wines earned top honors in the latest annual report by international wine critic Tim Atkin, including Rosé of the Year for our Susana Balbo Signature Rosé 2017, a Provence-style rosé that was awarded 93 points and named ¨the best rosé from Argentina¨.

Susana Balbo Wines Receives Scores of 95+ for 11 wines in Descorchados 2018 Guide

Nov. 8, 2017 |

Susana Balbo Wines achieved outstanding results in the latest annual guide from Descorchados, one of South America’s most important wine authorities. Patricio Tapia awarded 11 of our wines 95+ points in his most recent tasting, with results to be published in the 2018 edition of Descorchados.

Luis Gutierrez blown away by Susana Balbo’s Whites

Jan. 12, 2017 |

Luis Gutierrez, Robert Parker’s The Wine Advocate reviewer, recently published his latest report “Argentina: 2016 - The Sky is the Limit”. When talking about the winery, he highlighted: “I saw an improvement toward more freshness and better definition of the wines.” The whites really surprised me this year.”

Wine Spectator honors Susana in USA Mother's Day.

May 5, 2015 |

Working mothers everywhere are all too familiar with the difficulties of balancing professional life with family life. Mothers in the wine industry face their own particular challenges, such as grape harvests that refuse to observe children’s bedtimes and frequent travel for sales trips. For Susana Balbo, who founded Argentina’s Dominio del Plata in Mendoza, the trying years of winemaking-plus-childrearing has paid off with what they say is the ultimate gift: her children have joined the family business. In honor of Mother’s Day, which falls on May 10 this year, we spoke with Susana and her two children, Ana and José, about their experiences.