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Recuerdo Wines invites you to peruse our Wordbook and learn interesting facts about Argentina's history, culture and cuisine.
Asado - Barbeque beef grilled on an open fire pit
Andes Mountains - World's longest continental mountain range
Argentina - The word is Latin for Argentum, which means "silver"
Atahualpa Yupanqui - The greatest Argentine folk musician
Blackbird Vineyards - Napa Valley producer of Pomerol-inspired wines
Buenos Aires - Capital of Argentina
Cristina Fernández de Kirchner - Current president of Argentina
Dia de los Trabajadores - Labor Day (May 1)
Diego Maradona - Considered to be the greatest footballer of all time
Pato - The official national sport of Argentina is that is played with a six-handle ball on horseback
PVE - Private Vineyard Estate
Revolucion de Mayo - Anniversary of independence from Spain (May 25)
Tango - Popular dance music in Argentina
The Vines of Mendoza - The Vines of Mendoza, based in Mendoza, Argentina, makes Argentine wines, vineyard ownership, and winemaking accessible to wine lovers worldwide.
Torrontés - White grape varietal
Uco Valley - Viticultural region