Pink world

Tuesday, 13 August 2019 14:44
Ni blancos ni tintos. Ni tontos ni pesados. Ni pecadores ni santos. Simplemente, rosados.       If you really want to enjoy rosé lifestyle, visit  

The End of the Story

Tuesday, 13 August 2019 14:26
Last year was an exception. This season, again, the prices of the grapes are in the basement. Traditional producers are unable to cover their minimum production costs. Not only is the future of peasant family farming in danger, but of…


Tuesday, 13 August 2019 14:18
Low milk prices drove the cows crazy. Today the farmers from Osorno milk Chardonnay.

Pinot Noir

Tuesday, 13 August 2019 14:06
In Bourgogne it shines. In Oregon shiver. In Chile sweats and make winegrowers sweat.

Noble Origin

Tuesday, 13 August 2019 14:02
Carignan, cepaje bastardo, en Cauquenes es rey, hijo de Baco y la puta Mirta, lo que escupa es ley.         Ilustración: Omar Galindo

Opposite Worlds

Tuesday, 13 August 2019 13:45
In most of the European regions, the vintners are bound. Regulatory councils decide which strains to grow and how many kilos per hectare to produce, if they can irrigate, add sugar for fermentation or the time that wines must remain…

Desde el viñedo

Tuesday, 13 August 2019 13:26
-Eres un viejo mañoso -le dijo la Carmenère al Cabernet Sauvignon. -¿Y tú? Una aparecida -respondió. El Merlot intentó abrir la boca, pero se chupó.      Ilustración: Barabini.

Wine Storage

Tuesday, 13 August 2019 13:11
WHY? Because there are wines that need more time to show their best. Because it allows us to travel to the past. Because the wines are alive and, like the children, they are evolving and developing different facets. Why not?…


Tuesday, 13 August 2019 13:04
I don't believe in the 100 point scale. It is reductionist and fallacious (the scores published in most guides range between 90 and 100, therefore it is a 10-point scale). I don't believe in perfection either. It is boring and…

Disengaged Chileans

Tuesday, 13 August 2019 12:45
In the golden decade of the 90s, Chile flooded the markets with its good, beautiful and cheap wines, but the increase in production costs (energy, labor, exchange rate, etc.) has diminished its competitiveness, especially with the awakening of Eastern Europe.…


Tuesday, 13 August 2019 12:41
Pinochet tuvo un vino. Don Francisco también. Luis Miguel y Colo Colo, Condorito y ¡Plop! Así no nomás les fue.

5 Milestones of Chilean History

Tuesday, 13 August 2019 12:07
GUILTY AS CHARGED We must blame the Jesuits. Not to wash heads or butts, but to introduce the first species of vitis vinifera in the American continent during the XVI century. The País (Listán Prieto, strictly speaking) was the chosen…