August 6, 2012
Wines of Chile is partnering with the Guild of Sommeliers, to bring Chilean wine to the attention of sommeliers, and to bring sommeliers to Chile, with the goal of expanding Chile’s presence in the on-trade market. The Guild of Sommeliers is an education and networking community for wine professionals throughout the industry. The Guild is [...]
July 25, 2012
As Wines of Chile prepares for the upcoming Grand Tasting to be held in Sao Paolo, Brazil on August 8, Brazilian wine lovers and Chilean wine exporters still await resolution of a proposed safeguard that aims to restrict import of Chilean wine to Brazil. Intended to boost Brazil’s wine industry, the safeguard would limit wine [...]
June 7, 2012
Sommeliers select delectable wines directly for consumption in bars, restaurants and hotels – and the recommendations from these highly-trained palates carry significant weight in the wine world. So it is not surprising that the annual UK Sommelier Awards is an acclaimed venue, in which wineries compete for a variety of prestigious on-trade awards and recognition. [...]
June 4, 2012
Michael Schachner, editor at Wine Enthusiast magazine, will deliver a seminar discussing the U.S. wine market. The seminar will take place in Chile on June 5 at Casino Monticello. A wine tasting will follow, focusing on four varieties, including Chardonnays, Sauvignon Blancs, Pinot Noirs, and Cabernet Sauvignons.