The thickness of the grape skin, resulting from thermal amplitude and the strong winds that blow in the region,this lends the wine a special and distinctive typicity, rendering full bodied wines endowed with good tannins and deep colour.
Bodega del Desierto is the first winery in the province of La Pampa, a new viticulture region. The vineyard comprises an area of 140 hectares planted in two stages. In the first stage (2001), the Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Syrah and Chardonnay varieties were planted. In the second stage (2003), the Pinot Noir, Malbec, Sauvignon Blanc and Viognier varieties were planted. Cones are of French origin, except for the Malbec, which comes from the Argentine National Technology Institute (INTA).