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Kickin’ it at Kaiken

After the arduous trip across the Andes, my South American trip with Montes continued. We started the following day bright and early at Kaiken, the Argentinian sister winery to Montes in Chile. 873 more words


Tasting Chakana With Sophie Jump

Chakana is the Andean name for the Southern Cross. Chakana winery, founded on the day the Southern Cross reached its perfectly vertical position in the night sky in Argentina – 2nd May 2002, is located in Mendoza and the high altitude vineyard which includes several blocks of 100 year old Malbec is in Lujan de Cuyo and Valle de Uco.The Chakana Range consists of young fruit driven wines aged briefly in oak. 866 more words


Chakana Maipe Reserve Bonarda 2013, Mendoza, Argentina

I started drinking this with dinner before I took notes.   I was so impressed that I had to look to see if I had reviewed it already.   138 more words


Trivento Amado Sur 2014, Mendoza Argentina

I am a big fan of Trivento, as can be seen in my write-ups.  The Amado Sur is a blend of Malbec, Bonarda and Syrah. 110 more words



Spending the xmas Holidays away from home is kind of weird, probably the first time, than it should become more easy.

You know I bought my first serious camera during these holidays, and it was an Amazing xmas present for myself. 195 more words


Quella volta in cui Edward fece perdere traccia di sé... ma non per sempre

Non scherziamo di fatto parlando di wikileaks e un re medievale… La lettera Fieschi potrebbe benissimo essere precisamente quello, una fuga di notizie del medioevo ad opera di un’ammanuense che non volle che il mondo perdesse traccia di una storia davvero incredibile, ovvero la seconda vita di Edoardo II, Re d’Inghilterra. 100 more words