The End of the Story

The End of the Story

The End of the Story 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 a heritage...
Reconversion

Reconversion

Reconversion Low milk prices drove the cows crazy. Today the farmers from Osorno milk Chardonnay. CategoriesEvents Funky Pairings Books Food Music Movies Series Tasting Notes Articles Reports Columns Recent Posts Homecoming (Horowitz, Bloomberg) August 13, 2020 Tabula...
Pinot Noir

Pinot Noir

Pinot Noir In Bourgogne it shines. In Oregon shiver. In Chile sweats and make winegrowers sweat. CategoriesEvents Funky Pairings Books Food Music Movies Series Tasting Notes Articles Reports Columns Recent Posts Homecoming (Horowitz, Bloomberg) August 13, 2020 Tabula...
Noble Origin

Noble Origin

Noble Origin   Carignan, cepaje bastardo, en Cauquenes es rey, hijo de Baco y la puta Mirta, lo que escupa es ley.   CategoriesEvents Funky Pairings Books Food Music Movies Series Tasting Notes Articles Reports Columns Recent Posts Homecoming (Horowitz,...
Opposite Worlds

Opposite Worlds

Opposite Worlds 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 in casks. In Chile...
Desde el viñedo

Desde el viñedo

Desde el viñedo -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. CategoriesEvents Funky Pairings Books Food Music Movies Series Tasting Notes Articles Reports Columns...