Flashcards in Chile Deck (66)
Largest winery of Chile.
Concha y Toro
The Chilean project Seña is a collaboration between...
Robert Mondavi and Eduardo Chadwick
(first vintage was 1995)
Large earthenware vessel, occasionally used to ferment and store wine in Central and Southern Spain and Southern Chile.
Name the subregions of Curico Valley.
In which areas of Chile, William Fèvre has ventures?
What is the name of the group that makes Carignan based wines in the Maule Valley?
VIGNO (Vignadores del Carignan/Carignan Vintners)
Which region benefited from the arrival of Miguel Torres in 1979?
What is the name of the winery, which is owned by Château Lafite-Rothschild in Chile?
Viña Los Vascos (acquired in 1988)
Which grape variety is considered Chile's Southern Region's latest rising star?
The industry of Pisco includes 9812 ha, of which the ......% belongs to the Coquimbo Region and ......% to Atacama Region.
Name the three appellations of Chile (since 2011-2012) that "divide" the country into three geographical sections from east to west.
Entre Cordilleras Areas
Name the first vintage of Concha y Toro Don Melchor Cabernet Sauvignon.
Name Chile's first Garage wine.
Almaviva is a joint venture between which producers?
Concha Y Toro
Baron Phillipe de Rothschild
(first vintage was 1996)
Which is the southernmost region of Chile?
Which current provides a cooling influence on the coastal areas of Chile?
Which producer releases the internationally recognized Chardonnay Sol de Sol?
Most planted white grape of the South Region.
Moscatel of Alejandria
Name the two subregions of Atacama.
Name the four companies that account for 80% of Chile's wine production.
Concha y Toro
Name the three subregions of Aconcagua.
San Antonio Valley
(Panquehue - unofficial, home of Errazuriz)
Name the three subregions of Chile's South Region.
Nūble (Itata Valley became a subzone)
Name the only major winemaking country of South America, to remain totally phylloxera free.
Chilean synonym for the Mission grape.
Much of Chile's Sauvignon Blanc and Merlot are actually two different grapes. Name them.
What separates Chile from the rest of South America?
Where are most of the major wine regions of Chile located?
South of the capital, Santiago
Name the regional DOs of Chile (from north to south).
Sur (South Region)
What is the climate of the northernmost regions of Chile?
Although moderated by maritime influence, the regions are dry desert-like