Did you know that there is actually a massive wine industry in Uruguay?
Uruguayan wine from the Tannat grape.
Uruguay is also one of the top 5 wine producers in South America along with Argentina, Chile, Brazil and Peru.
How about visiting a winery as part of a day trip from the capital city for some serious wine tasting?
Check out Bodega Bouza, a renowned vineyard in Uruguay that still maintains its very traditional architecture, setting and process.