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2017 Wine Harvest, a difficult year.

January is as good a time as ever to deliver bad news, and many European countries are taking time adding up the tallies of the previous year’s grape harvest and reporting yield’s down as much as 25%. 348 more words

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Things To Do Around Santiago

Santiago is filled with 26 different neighborhoods (barrios) and communes (comunas), which characterize the different faces of the city, including Bellavista, Lastarria and Barrio Italia, so you’ll never run out of places to go or things to see as every turn will bring a new surprise. 1,518 more words

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Budget Wine Review: Santa Carolina Pinot Noir Leyda Estate Chile 2016

How about some pyrazine punch? Pyrazine is the chemical compound that gives wine vegetal, green pepper aromas. In modest amounts, especially in some white wines such as Sauvignon Blanc they can be pleasant. 131 more words

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I'm Dreaming of a Red Christmas

During the holidays, there’s nothing better than warming up with a glass of red wine. I did that just the other night with Literatura de Chile Reserva Carménère 2013. 110 more words


Day 15: Discovering Bio-Dynamic Wine in the Casablanca Valley

Casablanca is one of many wine regions in Chile with a growing international reputation.

We visited a couple on our drive back to Santiago and I was impressed by how well set up these wineries are for tourism. 600 more words

Carmenère - the Clear Winner!

In the minds of many who enjoy a glass of wine, Chile is the place to look for something fresh, fruity, easy-drinking and not too expensive – the sort of wines the Australians used to call ‘sunshine in a glass’.  299 more words


Wine of the Day : Erasmo Late Harvest Torontel

Starting a new column on my blog called ‘Wine of the Day’ where I will talk about any wine that grabs my attention. It need not be the most expensive or well-known label. 619 more words

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