My passion is to make wine, my passion is to make music. My two great loves, my two great challenges to be happy"
Marcelo Pelleriti, has managed to become a benchmark for worldwide enology. His career has led this young Argentine professional to stand among the best and today it is the only Latin American winemaker to obtain 100 points Robert Parker. Has over 30 vintages of experience between Argentina and France, learned to play the vineyard, and achieve excellent results in the production of its wines which are recognized worldwide.
Marcelo is currently winemarker at Monteviejo winery, located in the field of Clos de los 7 in Tunuyan, one of the privileged areas for viticulture in Mendoza. For over 15 years aimed at Bordeaux vintages of Chateau La Violette and Chateau Le Gay, both owned by the Pere-Verge family like Monteviejo. All his experience became Marcelo a renowned winemaker in the world of wine. In 2013 he achieved what many dream, reaching 100 points by the leading wine world critic Robert Parker. The perfect score was for its wine, Chateau La Violette 2010, a Merlot produced in Pomerol. Pelleriti was the first Argentine winemaker to receive such recognition. In addition, he also received 99 points for its blend Merlot / Cabernet Franc Chateau Le Gay.