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Cheers to Chile!

 
Cheers to Chile!

September is a special month for those in Chile, a time to celebrate independence from Spain and all things Chile, from typical food and drinks to traditional garb and dance. The specific day is 18, September, the beginning of Chile´s First Governing Body of 1810; however, this year, the festivities will last from 14 – [...]

Cono Sur’s guide to pairing wines with the flavours of spring

 
Cono Sur’s guide to pairing wines with the flavours of spring

As spring is springing here in Chile, we thought we´d share this great video on what wines go with spring´s freshest ingredients.

Winter Vines

 
Winter Vines

Many people find a vineyard during the winter to be a bit ugly, dead. And while surely the scene is much more beautiful with full green leaves and lush ripening grapes, the peacefulness of resting vines is not something to overlook. Every single outside factor affects the grapes, whose liquid you pour so easily in [...]

For the Southern Hemisphere

 
For the Southern Hemisphere

When it comes to food pairing and wine recommendations, it seems the Northern Hemisphere always gets most of the attention. All talk lately is focused on beating the heat with refreshing wines and pairing them with delicious summer produce. But what about those of us in the Southern Hemisphere, in the dead of winter? We´re [...]

Guided Tasting of Cono Sur 20 Barrels Limited Edition Pinot Noir with Adolfo Hurtado

 

Do you have a bottle of Cono Sur 20 Barrels Limited Edition Pinot Noir in your collection (email me at webmanager (at) conosurwinery (dot) cl to see if you can get it near you if not)? This wine is pretty special. It comes from the second highest range of Cono Sur wines and is a [...]

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