Wine from Ancient Roots

Wine from Ancient Roots

Wine from Ancient Roots Southern Chile’s Maule, Itata, and Biobío Valleys are home to vines planted more than 300 years ago and make wines with a distinct character and identity of their own. These wines from rustic varieties such as País are making a comeback after...
Big Bang

Big Bang

Big Bang In Chile, new vineyard-worthy lands are discovered and new wine-worthy grapes are planted every year, continuously breaking through old viticultural boundaries while refreshing—and deepening—its traditional portfolio of wines. This article originally was...
The Sparkling Revolution

The Sparkling Revolution

The Sparkling Revolution During the last decade, Chile made a great leap forward in sparkler production, making many terroirs from Limarí to Osorno explode and setting the framework for a category that still lacks a really distinctive attribute but even so bets on...
South African Rockers

South African Rockers

South African Rockers After journeying the country for two weeks and tasting hundreds of wines at one of South Africa’s most prestigious competitions, the spirit of the country’s wine scene pervaded our senses with renewed freshness and vitality. Some people claim...
A Journey through the Realm of Glory

A Journey through the Realm of Glory

A Journey through the Realm of Glory Six Nations Wine Challenge held every year in the city of Sydney is the place to be for the best wines of the New World that compete against each other for trophies and medals. The following pages tell the story of a humble...
Curicó Revisited

Curicó Revisited

Curicó Revisited Over the last few years, Curicó-based wineries have been scouting the valley with great detail, discovering many interesting locations that have restored their faith in Curicó’s suitability for something special. Not for nothing was the valley the...