Nicola Cantena planted his first Malbec vineyard in Mendoza in 1902 and
today the estate is run by Nicholas Catena and his daughter Laura.
Malbec continues to be the estates focus and the wineries pristine
vineyards lie at the base of the Andes on soils of sand, lime and stone
at altitudes between 920 and 1120 metres above sea level. Over the last
20 years, the fastidous vineyard work of Nicholas and Laura has paid
dividends and Catena Zapata is now one of Argentina's most famous
estates. Lush, beautifully created wines are what you can expect from