Mendoza: Nurturing a new vision in Argentina wine country

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Nestled in between the Andes mountains and the South Atlantic ocean is Argentina’s wine capital Mendoza.

Traditionally known for its fruity, red Malbec wines, Mendoza is a place where architecture, natural beauty, great food and good wine come together.

Correspondent Harris Whitbeck visits the vineyards of Mendoza. He tells us how a surge in creativity is changing the landscape of this idyllic enclave and transforming tourism too.

Tourism officials predict continued growth for the destination as new properties, new vineyards and more people continue to visit.

Check out Harris’ piece on Mendoza and see how inventive residents are making their dreams come true.

Mendoza: Nurturing a new vision in Argentina wine country

Mendoza: Nurturing a new vision in Argentina wine country

Nestled in between the Andes mountains and the South Atlantic ocean is Argentina’s wine capital Mendoza. Traditionally known for its fruity, red Malbec wines, Mendoza is a place where architecture, natural beauty, great food and good wine come together. Correspondent Harris Whitbeck visits the vineyards of Mendoza. He tells us how a surge in creativity is changing the landscape of this idyllic enclave and transforming tourism too. Tourism officials predict continued growth for the destination as new properties, new vineyards and more people continue to visit. Check out Harris’ piece on Mendoza and see how inventive residents are making their dreams come true.