Belhara Estate is a family owned winery with it’s Estate Vineyards located in the high altitudes of the prestigious Uco Valley Of Mendoza, within the premium appellations of Altamira, Gualtallary and Tupungato. The estate is comprised of 3 estate vineyards with altitudes between 1100 and 1400 meters. Belhara Estate focuses on crafting artisanal red blends and single vineyard wines with their 180 hectares of planted vineyards, some of which include 80 year old vines for some of their Malbec, Cabernet Franc and Bonarda plantings.
Stephen Huse, Owner and Director of Winemaking received his formal training at the University of Bordeaux obtaining a Diploma of Enology as well as a Master of Science in Winemaking & Viticulture. Before taking up the reigns at Belhara in 2013. Stephen subsequently worked for wineries such as Chateau Margaux and Mouton Rothschild in France, followed by Harlan Estate and Merryvale Vineyards in the Napa Valley.
Belhara estate is named after a mountain in the Basque country.