Diego López has visited some wineries in Chile and Argentina during the harvest time
Diego López, winemaker from Bodega Santa Cruz de Alpera, visited during last month an important number of wineries from Chile and Argentina. Diego López knew how the processes of work during the harvesting stage in the Southern Hemisphere.
In these visits, Diego López has been present during the harvest processes and he has participated in wine tastings of these countries. First of all, Diego López visited the chilean wineries of Concha y Toro, Patacón and RR Wines, companies with great recognition. Later, he travelled to Argentina to visit wineries of small and large volume such as Vistalba, Los Haroldos, Grupo Peñaflor and Grupo Salentein, where he knew about the good work of them with their vineyards.
Diego López has highlighted the importance of making this visit to South America with the objective of “being able to know thermovinification facilities at first hand, as well as warehousing automation”. In addition, he has also highlighted as a fundamental part of this experience the fact of being able to learn about “the use of wood in wine”.