Being one of the world’s wine capitals, Mendoza offers the tasting of excellent vintage wines, like those from the vineyards around Luján de Cuyo or Valle de Uco. Along the Wine Route you can try one of the best Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, Tempranillo, Chardonnay or red wines in the world.
As many travelers come to the Andes looking for adventure and inspiring landscapes, we offer uniquely memorable tours which we like to combine with exceptional cuisine experiences.
Mendoza is an endless source of inspiring places. Being at a vineyard, walking through the rows with the fragrance of the grapes when they grow, and the Andes Range in the horizon, is like being in a fairy tale. It’s going to be our pleasure to help you to create your own adventure!
Custom must always be personal. Tell us your style and requirements and we will manage the rest. We pride ourselves on our attention to detail, Beyond BA can make it happen in style.
We count with privileged access to live authentic and unique experiences. Would you like to fish and cook your own Crab at a remote village? Would you like to see the falls from the sky? Let’s work together!
Our service is based on relationships, we live in Argentina, we know locals, we are locals. We like to treat our clients as if they were our close friends guests in our countries. Get ready to enjoy!
Arrival at the airport in Mendoza and transfer to the lodge. Time to relax, and then we will enjoy of an Urban Wine tour.
This excursion is an introduction to the exciting world of wine, a unique experience. We will leave the hotel and start with a mini City Tour.
Then, we will visit a tasting room located in Mendoza city, called The Vines, where we will do a Sensory Tasting. We will have the opportunity to learn about different varietals and their characteristic aromas.
Our next stop will be Azafrán, a restaurant that has a countryside grocery store atmosphere where an exquisite 3-step menu is waiting for us.
Transfer back to the lodge.
After breakfast, we will start our trip to the Uco Valley, where we will be able to appreciate the vineyards and the beautiful landscapes of the area.
Located one and a half hour from the city of Mendoza, on the foothill of Los Andes mountain range. This area has the highest potential of development in Argentina’s wine industry.
Your host will pick you up at the hotel heading to the Uco Valley region. Visit and tasting at Pulenta Estate Winery, we will visit the winery, with an amazing design and taste the wines in a special room.
Then, we will visit the amazing project The Vines of Mendoza, a project that allows individuals to buy a vineyard and make their own wine. The winery is very modern; we will visit it before going to have our lunch.
In this same place, the famous Argentinian Francis Mallmann decided to set Siete Fuegos, an open restaurant with an incredible view on the mountains, in great contact with nature, where the specialty is the Argentinian barbecue. Siete Fuegos means “seven fires” in Spanish. In this case, it describes seven different techniques of open flame cooking inspired by Argentine gauchos and European migrations – tested and refined throughout 12,000 years of history. Francis Mallmann combines history and technique with his unique taste and elegant style.
Return to the lodge.
Prosciutto-wrapped pear salad with blue cheese
Beet and arugula salad with oranges and red onions
Empanadas baked in clay oven in green salad
Cesar salad with crispy roasted chicken
Rib eye steak with chimichurri and cube potatoes
Fish baked in an iron box with grilled vegetables
Slow grilled pork
Salt-crusted chicken with aioli and green salad
Fruits baked in clay oven
“Dulce de leche” and grilled strawberries roll and mascarpone
Red berry gratin with Sabayon sauce
Fresh fruits with granite
Wines: Recuerdo Torrontés and Recuerdo Malbec.
Nespresso cafe/tea with petits fours.
IMPORTANT: In case of having any kind of allergies to the ingredients of the courses or any other food tendencies, please share the information with us so the menu can be changed.
Wineries can be modified. Please ask for other wineries available.
We will pick you up from the lodge in the morning, and we will go to Dominio del Plata Winery to meet with the chef.
This program has been prepared for those people who want to explore and learn the secrets of Argentine Cuisine. The chef, who will be exclusively with us, is going to tell us also about the traditions and customs of this culinary art, right as we taste wines of the winery. Besides, in order to complement the food, the chef is also teaching how to pair wine and food.
It is very important to know that in this exclusive class, you do not only watch but you also have the chance to participate in the cooking process.
It is our most sincere wish that every single guest can return to their country and offer their friends a typical Mendocino dish paired with a great Argentine wine.
Transfer back to the lodge.
After breakfast, at an agreed-upon time, transfer to the airport.
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