Mariano Di Paola is the head winemaker at Rutini wines. He joined the winery in 1995.
With over thirty years of experience, Mariano is considered on of Argentina's top wine makers and is, according to Decanter Magazine, one of the best 30 winemakers worldwide. His talent, expertise and individual style are clearly expressed in each of his creations.
In order to continue perfecting his craft, he spent the vintages of 1996, 1997 and 2000 working in the Villa Mt Eden winery in California, and exchange that greatly benefited both wineries.
Between 1984-2007 Mariano worked as Professor of Oenology at the prestigious Don Bosco University. His ultimate challenge is to make each wine an exceptional one and according to him, the best vintage is always the upcoming one. His talent, expertise and individual style are clearly expressed in every on of his wines. Creating wines is not only Mariano's passion and work, but also his way of life.
Last video from Mariano, September 2021
Mariano's Interview at Bodega La Rural, 2019
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