News and Ratings
Sogrape 75th Anniversary
2017 was the commemoration of Sogrape’s 75th anniversary! A celebration took place with friends and family all over the world, to honor all who have created and developed the dream of Sogrape’s founder. When Fernando Van Zeller Guedes started Sogrape back in 1942, he surely couldn’t have imagined a world-wide celebration, whose sole purpose was to toast – […]
Sogrape in the States!
We enjoyed a visit from our CEO Fernando Guedes, of Sogrape at our Stamford office to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Sogrape Vinhos. Our team enjoyed a 5 course dinner at Gaia, in Greenwich CT paired with our delicious wines. An office tasting was evidently on the list of events for the week. We poured […]
Grão Vasco Updates their Label
The look may be new, but the wine still has a 50-year-old story to tell. It’s a wine that recalls memories of times gone by, of heritage handed down through decades. A wine of decided personality and unique flavor. An icon of the Dão region. Grão Vasco. The new design drew inspiration from the brand’s history, […]
A Successful Tale
We had a blast this year at the annual Tales of the Cocktail. With Warren Bobrow mixing up the cocktails, and Ramazzotti as our main ingredient it was bound to be a delicious time. Enjoy photos from Meet the Distillers happy hour! Photos courtesy of Jennifer Mitchell Photography. On Thursday, July 20th at the Sheraton […]
Check out this silky & spicy, full-page spotlight in May’s Wine Enthusiast!
In addition to picking up the magazine (it’s on page 127), please download the high-res file to print and share away this fantastic piece of coverage. Download PDF Note that the 90 pts / Best Buy rating recently received on the 2015 vintage will appear in Wine Enthusiast’s June issue. Happy exploring.
Here’s why Gazela’s consumers always want more…
Learn why this wine is so treasured, and why this brand is so iconic, all over the world. One of the most iconic brands launched by Sogrape Vinhos, Gazela is the ultimate light and fresh Vinho Verde, with a soft citrine yellow color and slight fizz that stimulates the palate. An aromatic, flavorful bouquet is […]
Some Q&A with Finca Flichman’s winemaker, German Berra
Winner of Argentina’s #winemakersub40, Best young winemaker in Argentina’s national wine awards, a certified pilot, and much more… Did you know that this year Finca Flichman completed its 106th harvest? We can look forward to particularly fresh and fruity 2016 vintages of excellent quality, thanks to lower-than-usual temperatures in Mendoza. Learn more about Finca Flichman […]
Stop by, say hi, grab a cocktail…
Evaton is a proud sponsor of the Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards dinner next weekend! We’ll have an exclusive bar serving cocktails made with Ramazzotti Amaro, and glasses of Gazela Vinho Verde. So please stop by if you’re attending the awards ceremony! Also, we have a couple extra tickets to the event, which include […]
Please watch (& share) our new company video!
New wines, new packaging, new brands…new video! This movie documents the long way Evaton has come since 1991, showcasing our award-winning and iconic brands, from Mateus all the way to Silk & Spice. Enjoy! Watch Now
Josh Farrell, Wine Director at WineExpress.com, tastes Montecillo Reserva 2010
“This is a wine that always seems to over-deliver,” says Josh about the Rioja Reserva, rated 90 points in Wine Spectator. The review is ‘on the nose’ – both literally and figuratively 🙂 Here are a few more comments to appreciate: “They really understand the terroir…this shows off the character of the Rioja” “You pop […]