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Friday 20 January 2017 loc: GB

Cono Sur

Cono Sur adds new vineyards

Chilean producer Cono Sur has planted and acquired two new vineyards, one in southern Bio Bio the other in Aconcagua.

Friday, January 20th, 2017 No Comments »

Chile and Argentina in pictures

db braved the South American summer as a guest of Concha y Toro last week on a trip that took in the company’s Chilean and Argentine vineyards and its centre for research and innovation. Much wine, grilled meat, sunshine and other such deprivations followed.

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 No Comments »

Strong growth in Casillero and Cono Sur boosts CYT UK

Strong sales of Cono Sur and Casillero del Diablo helped boost sales of Concha Y Toro UK, the company has reported – but operating profits fell 6.6%.

Monday, October 17th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Aromatic varieties are part of Cono Sur’s DNA’

Aromatic varieties are “part of Cono Sur’s DNA” and represent the biggest growth category for the Chilean wine brand, head winemaker Adolfo Hurtado has said.

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Cono Sur plans to produce Chile’s first Albariño

Adolfo Hurtado of Chile’s Cono Sur has revealed an ambition to produce the country’s first Albariño, with the winery currently on the hunt for a suitable site in the south of Chile.

Monday, June 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Tour de France appeases winemakers

The organisers of the Tour de France have reached a sponsorship agreement with French winemakers who threatened to block parts of the route in protest.

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016 No Comments »

French winemakers angry over Tour de France sponsor

French winemakers have threatened to disrupt the Tour de France over the cycling event’s decision to award a Chilean wine brand an exclusive sponsorship deal.

Monday, February 29th, 2016 2 Comments »

Concha set for rugby fever and ‘Hallowine’

As Concha y Toro reaps the rewards of its brands’ high profile sponsorship activity in the UK, the group has outlined plans to build on this momentum.

Friday, September 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Montes: ‘Chile has no expertise with Riesling’

Aurelio Montes is planning to create a high quality Riesling with the help of a winemaker from the Mosel, because Chile lacks expertise with the grape.

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

Concha now No.1 in Cab, Pinot and Malbec

Concha y Toro is now the supplier of the UK’s best-selling Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir and Malbec.

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 No Comments »

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