VALLISTO
The winemakers

The winemakers

We  create our wines in harmony with the place, its history and its people. Our hope is to reflect the spirit of the unique terroir & high altitude of the Calchaqui Valley. 

 

 

 

 

 

HUGH RYMAN

Got his degree in Bordeaux and became one of the first  “flying winemakers”. Producing wine in France, Spain, Hungary and of course Argentina. He has very sensitive palate to connect producers chase for quality with consumer taste. Director Ridley Scott based his movie  “A Good Year” in Hugh’s life experience.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PANCHO LAVAQUE

Got his Viticulture & Enology degree at UC Davis. 5th generation of winemakers in Cafayate. His great grandfather started producing wine in the Cafayate Valley  in 1870, starting a legacy that remains strong until these days. After modernizing Cafayate family wines and taking  them to more than 25 countries, with Vallisto Pancho wants to develop one of the best vineyards and wines in the world.