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Sunday 7 February 2016

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Chile and Argentina in pictures

A recent action packed visit to Chile and Argentina with Santa Rita took us down holes, up mountains and into the Pacific Ocean. Follow our journey here.

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Chile’s big producers ‘need to innovate’

Chile’s leading producers need to innovate and make the kind of wines consumers are asking for, one local winemaker has warned.

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015 No Comments »

Labbé: Chilean Sauvignon can ‘take on’ Marlborough

Chilean Sauvignon’s attractive price point and restrained aromatics have made it a serious competitor with those made in Marlborough, according winemaker Sébastien Labbé.

Monday, December 14th, 2015 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

It was a week of wine celebrity spotting as the Hong Kong International Wine and Spirits Fair brought a plethora of dinners, awards and tastings into town.

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Cabernet Sauvignon: paying tribute to the king

Cabernet Sauvignon is often overshadowed by headline-grabbing obscure varieties. However, Santa Rita Estates, which like so many rely on the popular grape for its flagship labels, took the time to give it some attention.

Friday, September 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Santa Rita launching new Irish campaign

Chilean wine producer Santa Rita Estates is spending €500,000 on a new marketing campaign in Ireland in a bid to build on its success in the country.

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 No Comments »

‘Chile should not follow fashion’

Chile should stick to a wine style and not follow fashion, according to Cecilia Torres, the winemaker for Santa Rita Casa Real Cabernet Sauvignon.

Friday, February 13th, 2015 No Comments »

South America in pictures

Giant spiders, massive pieces of meat, Malbec, Carmenère and Fernet Branca… it’s a combination only possible in South America, thanks to Santa Rita.

Monday, February 9th, 2015 No Comments »

Chile wine trends: 1. Old vine revival

The most notable development in the Chilean wine industry today is an urge to look towards the country’s past, and with that, a focus on the more southerly part of the nation.

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 1 Comment »

Chile wine trends: 3. Taking on the top-end

There’s no continent more closely associated with the ‘wine icon’ than South America, and no country more adapt at creating them than Chile.

Monday, September 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

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