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Yummy tasting with several red wine varities. They served the wine with toasted bread/breadsticks and cheese. This is not a big fancy facility, but a small family run operation. We had pouring rain the day we went, so went right in to where the wine...More
We found at Alto de la Ballena exactly what we were looking for: a winery where you do not just taste good wine and hear interesting stories about that, but also feel the human background of it all.
Mr.Alvaro walked us through the vineyard, describing...More
Winery by the beach? You are thinking, is it really worth taking a day off from the beach to go inland and see the only winery in punta del este? The answer is YES!! Don't miss this place. Send a mail or call before you...More
Our extended family visited Alto de la Bellena on vacation in January, 2016. Easy to say it was a highlight of our trip. Alvaro was a wonderful host and took time to cover all aspects of the winery from finding the land through the planting...More
I thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this family-owned vineyard. The couple who owns it gave us a tour of the vineyard and conducted the tasting, which included an assortment of cheeses and crackers. They tasting room is on a porch atop a hill with beautiful...More
Located on the Sierra de La Ballena, or "The Mountains of the Whale" this young winery is wonderfully located, overviewing the huge "Sauce Lake". As many visitors reviewing the place, we also took Paula's tour and learned quite a bit about the process they've been...More
We made an appointment with Paola by email to visit the vineyard on a Saturday. Coming from Punta del Este, it takes about 30 minutes to reach the vineyard. The Ruta 12 exit from the Ruta Interbalnearia is well-marked but make sure you measure 16.4...More