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Thursday 23 October 2014

Santa Rita

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 »

Chile wine trends: 4. Pinot focus

Chile’s Pinot Noirs are rapidly improving in quality, helped by ageing vines, cool-climate coastal locations, and a couple of Burgundian winemakers.

Friday, September 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Trends in Chile: 8. Sauvignon moves up

Chile is developing more upmarket styles of Sauvignon Blanc, often using barrel fermentation, to distance itself from Marlborough’s herbaceous take on the grape.

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 No Comments »

London restaurant lists £850 Chilean wine

A London restaurant is flying the flag for Chile by listing one of the country’s most famous wines at what it claims is a record-breaking £850 price tag.

Friday, August 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Croser to address Cabernet genetics at Santa Rita wine workshop

Legendary Aussie winemaker Brian Croser is flying to the UK to discuss the genetics of Cabernet Sauvignon at this week’s Santa Rita wine workshop.

Monday, January 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Line up for The Benevolent’s Christmas Ceilidh

The Benevolent Buddies are gearing up for Christmas and are inviting members of the trade to come long for a night of Scottish dancing at its Christmas Ceilidh.

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 No Comments »

Santa Rita unveils ‘icon’ Petite Sirah

Santa Rita is championing Chilean Petite Sirah with the addition of a new “icon” wine to its range.

Friday, July 5th, 2013 No Comments »

Vinexpo in pictures

From Whispering Angels to stormy sunsets, lilac shirts and a gala dinner at Mouton Rothschild, we bring you the highlights from this year’s Vinexpo in Bordeaux.

Friday, June 21st, 2013 No Comments »

Chilean Cabernet shows off ‘unique’ character

Chile showed itself as offering one of the most nationally distinctive expressions of Cabernet Sauvignon at a blind tasting of top examples from around the world.

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013 No Comments »

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