Proemio is a small ’boutique’ winery with a just 4 employees. Proemio in old Medieval Spanish, stands for kick-start (or first page). In 2001, Marcelo Bocardo, third generation winemaker and the descendant of a traditional Italian immigrant family opened the first page of Proemio with the goal of producing high quality wines that truly represent his ancestors passion for viticulture and wines that define a geographical identity.
Marcelo Bocardo could be described as a new wave winemaker of Argentinian wines, avoiding over extraction and heavy use of oak, focusing on expression of the terroir (i.e. Uco Valley, Pedriel-Luj?n de Cuyo and Maip?).
Proemio, certified Organic in 2017, caring for the environment and having a positive role in the local community are priorities.