Exclusive interview with Patricio Tapia of Wine & Spirits magazine

In the midst of a rigorous tasting session for his popular wine guide, “Descorchados,” acclaimed Chilean journalist Patricio Tapia welcomed Wines of Chile into his world for an exclusive interview. “These are really crazy times,” said Tapia amiably, taking a short break from serious discussions on tannins and maturity to speak with us about his … More Exclusive interview with Patricio Tapia of Wine & Spirits magazine

Michael Cox named Master of Worshipful Company of Vintners

Wines of Chile European Director Michael Cox comes from a long line of wine professionals. In 1810, his great-great-great grandfather founded a successful wine importing business called Matthew Clark & Sons. Now 202 years later, Cox has been chosen to serve as the Master of the Worshipful Company of Vintners, just as the society prepares … More Michael Cox named Master of Worshipful Company of Vintners

Vignettes of an evolving wine industry: Interview with Jennifer Desmond

Wines of Chile’s New York Brand Ambassador Jennifer Desmond first became interested in wine while living in idyllic Tuscany as an exchange student during high school. “My host family made a small amount of wine for their home, and this is what initially led me to the industry,” she recalls. “Being from a mountain town … More Vignettes of an evolving wine industry: Interview with Jennifer Desmond

Vignettes of an evolving wine industry: Chatting with Master Sommelier Fred Dexheimer

Successful sommelier Fred Dexheimer is enjoying his dream job, and it all began in a video arcade. “I grew up in the video arcade my mother owned,” explains Dexheimer. “And my grandmother owned a golf course, with pizza and go-carts, which gave me good tools to be a people person and do different things in … More Vignettes of an evolving wine industry: Chatting with Master Sommelier Fred Dexheimer