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Bodega Ruca Malen

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Address: Ruta Nac. 7, Km 1059 | Agrelo, Lujan de Cuyo, Mendoza 5509, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 261 553-7164
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Activities: Wine tasting
Description: A winery that celebrates a Legend, the legend of Ruca Malen "The house of...
A winery that celebrates a Legend, the legend of Ruca Malen "The house of the young lady". You are invited to a personalized tour of Bodega Ruca Malen and to enjoy our five-step tasting menu matched with Ruca Malen`s full range of wines; in an elegant and warm winery, surrounded by vineyards and an amazing view of the Andes mountains.Open from Monday to Sunday.
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Great restaurant (about u$60/person) and wines, with a beautifull Andes view! te winery visit not do interesting...

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Great restaurant (about u$60/person) and wines, with a beautifull Andes view! te winery visit not do interesting...

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Stamford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We went to Ruca Malen for a five course food and wine pairing and were blown away on the food and wine. My favorite was the pork in a light cream and chili sauce that was out of this world. My friends loved the beef course. Of course, their wines paired perfectly. The restaurant is a separate building in the... More 

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Houston, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We ate lunch here, which was delicious!! So many yummy courses, all with wine pairings. Service was excellent. Views were amazing!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Wow. I have nothing more to say. I have been here twice, and each time gets better. The food is delicious, especially the meat, and the wines are delicious ! Great service too !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Absolutely amazing experience. Highly recommended. We arrived 30 mins early which is recommended to get an outside table. The view of the mountains is great. Also meant we could have our first course before the tour to stave the hunger. We did a quick tour, just long enough then back to the lunch! Lunch was 5 courses with matching wine... More 

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Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
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30 reviews 30 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Ambience was excellent !! Service was excellent!! The 5 course lunch with the wine pairing was absolutely fantastic!!!! The best part of all they catered to my dietary needs ;). Very romantic winery *****

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Eynsford, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I can only agree with the reviews already listed, great food, wine and service. we were travelling in the Mendoza area and wanted to visited two wineries one large and one small Ruca Malen being the later, we took the tour but to be honest one vineyards tour is much the same as the next. Depending on where you are... More 

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Bretagne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Excellent gourmet lunch paired with wines, at Ruca Malen, which is in a beautiful setting. Make sure you book a table outside (unfortunately we had not), as it is much nicer, if weather permits. No winery tour.

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Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Ruca Malen is a beautiful building, tasting, and winery tour. Friendly, knowledgeable guides. Great cabs and delicious lunch with an amazing view. I love this place.

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Our tour company suggested this winery as a good lunch stop. We did not have a formal wine tasting, but each course of the meal was paired with a different wine. The main course (of five, including two deserts) was paired with two wines. Unusual for Argentina, the courses were small. We were fearful of yet another multi-course gastronomic marathon... More 

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