Virtual Blogger Tastings in Santiago

After Wines of Chile’s tremendously successful Blogger Tastings last week, the persuasive message of Chilean wine is now sweeping through the blogosphere. With the help of 60 wine bloggers in United States and six wine bloggers in Chile, a virtual Blogger Tasting on Wednesday October 24 generated 853 Tweets through the designated #BlogChile hashtag, creating … More Virtual Blogger Tastings in Santiago

Decanter World Wide Wine Awards winners promoted around the world in Global Tastings

Chile’s recent success at the Decanter World Wide Wine Awards (DWWA) is being tangibly expressed in up to 28 countries with Decanter’s Global Tastings program. Beginning on September 29 and continuing into October, the program gives wine lovers the unique opportunity to taste Decanter winners at more than 60 venues around the globe. The event, … More Decanter World Wide Wine Awards winners promoted around the world in Global Tastings

Cold weather wine in Chile: Patagonia’s vineyards gaining recognition

Chile’s booming wine industry is generally focused on the country’s central regions, where a comfortable Mediterranean climate, and a unique position between the Pacific and the Andes, easily nurture the area’s vineyards. Chile’s extreme regions and climate zones are gaining a reputation for producing interesting wines. Chile.travel previously reported on winemaking in the arid Atacama … More Cold weather wine in Chile: Patagonia’s vineyards gaining recognition

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

Villa Alegre: A vibrant place in the heart of Chile’s Maule Valley wine country

For a cheerful vacation spot or a festive day trip, visit the gorgeous town of Villa Alegre, in Chile’s Maule Region, 36 km south of Talca and 283 km south of Santiago. “Villa Alegre” is “Cheerful Valley” in English, and visitors to the town can quickly feel the natural joy and beauty of Maule wine … More Villa Alegre: A vibrant place in the heart of Chile’s Maule Valley wine country