Chilean wines showcased at Whole Foods this month!

If you are a Whole Foods fan, and can't get enough of Chilean wine, you are in luck! For the next month, Wines of Chile and Whole Foods have teamed up to bring you the best of both.

Chilean wine will be the focus country for Whole Foods stores in the US until 11th October. With over 300 stores across the USA taking part, Chilean wine will reach the far corners of the States with wines from all the major valleys.

Whole Foods Market's wine experts picked nine wines to represent some of the diversity of Chile with their special promotion:

  • Odfjell 2016 Armador Sauvignon Blanc, Casablanca Valley
  • Viña Errazuriz 2015 MAX Chardonnay, Aconcagua Costa
  • Autoritas 2015 Pinot Noir, Valle Central
  • Boya 2014 Pinot Noir, Leyda Valley (San Antonio Valley)
  • Criterion 2014 Carménère, Colchagua Valley
  • Mayu 2014 Carménère-Syrah, Elqui Valley
  • Erasmo 2010 Reserva de Caliboro, Maule Valley
  • De Martino 2014 Estate Organic Cabernet Sauvignon, Maipo Valley
  • Casa Silva 2014 Los Lingues Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Colchagua Valley

"Whole Foods Market’s wine team is on a mission to provide shoppers with interesting, delicious and high quality wines, and the Chilean bottles we’ll feature are a perfect example of that,” said Doug Bell, Whole Foods Market’s senior global coordinator of beverage. “Whether customers are familiar with the exceptional quality of Chilean wines or are just discovering the region, we’re thrilled to introduce them to these bottles that highlight the artisan quality and distinctive varieties available, all for a great value.”

The wines will be featured in a special in-store display and there will be special promotions and giveaways, including two round-trip tickets to Chile given away by LATAM Airlines.

"Chile is the most exciting wine country in the world," said Marybeth Bentwood, Executive Director of Wines of Chile USA. "It produces varieties everyone loves, at incredible price points, and offers something for everyone who loves to travel, whether it’s hiking, skiing, surfing or winery hopping. There has never been a better time for US wine lovers to discover Chile, and we’re thrilled Whole Foods Market will be introducing exciting wine producers to their customers.”

If you are in the US, make sure to get a taste of Chile at Whole Foods this month!

By Amanda Barnes