Argentine Wineries come to Southern California in October

LearnAboutWine hosts luxury wine tasting at Peninsula Hotel, Beverly Hills

Los Angeles – September 8th, 2014 – LearnAboutWine is pleased to announce a great line-up of Argentine wineries will be pouring Malbec and Torrontes, among other wines at Tasting Argentina on October 22nd at the Peninsula Hotel. This Wines of Argentina sponsored event will feature up to 40 wineries, featuring the best of Argentina.

A silent auction, containing lots of collectable and large format wines, benefits TJ Martell Foundation. The T.J. Martell Foundation is the music industry’s largest foundation that funds innovative medical research focused on finding cures for leukemia, cancer and AIDS.  The Foundation sources and supports early-stage research projects aimed at developing more effective clinical treatments for patients which otherwise might not be funded. Learn more at


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Confirmed Wineries:

Achaval Ferrer Alamos Winery Bodega Argento
Bodega Caligiore Bodega del Fin del Mundo Patagonia Bodega Domingo Hermanos
Bodega Luigi Bosca I Familia Arizu Bodega Vistalba Bodegas Escorihuela
Casa Bianchi Clos de Los 7 Dante Robino
El Esteco Familia Schroeder Familia Zuccardi
Filus Bodega y Vinedos Finca Sophenia Gougenheim Winery
Kaiken M.P. Wines – Ex Salentein Monteviejo
Munoz de Toro Wines Nieto Senetiner Norton
Pascual Toso Proemio Wines Pulentia Estate
Renacer Vina Cobos Vinedos Urraca

About LearnAboutWine:

Ian Blackburn, founder of LearnAboutWine, drinks wine for a living. Since it was established in 1995, he has built LearnAboutWine into the leading source for wine education and events in Southern California.  Ian continues to innovate and focus on demystifying wine for everyone from the casual drinker to the potential collector and was voted as “One of the Top 5 Places to Taste Wine in Los Angeles” by (8/2013).  Ian’s passion for wine and entertaining makes him one of the top spokespersons in the United States and currently Ian is studying for his Masters of Wine.  Ian’s entertaining ways can heard on You Tube, or on many of Los Angeles radio airwaves; ABC’s “The Bachelor” and on Wealth TV.

About Wines of Argentina:

Wines of Argentina is the organization that, since 1993, promotes the Argentine wine brand and image worldwide, spreading knowledge of the winemaking regions of Argentina. In addition, WofA contributes to direct the country’s export strategy by studying and analyzing changing trends in consumer markets. Its aim is to contribute to the consolidation of Argentina as one of the main wine exporting countries in the world and to the global success of the Argentine wine industry by enhancing its positive image in the wine trade, among opinion leaders and consumers.

About Peninsula Hotel:

The only AAA Five Diamond and Forbes Five Star-rated hotel in Southern California every year since 1993, The Peninsula Beverly Hills offers 194 guest rooms, including 38 suites and 16 private villas, nestled among lush tropical gardens in the heart of Beverly Hills. The Peninsula is located at the intersection of Wilshire and South Santa Monica Boulevards, within easy walking distance of Century City and Beverly Hills’ legendary Rodeo Drive.