August 30, 2012
Old grape vines, like our elders, have collected many stories to tell over the long years and seasons. With an extensive and interesting history in Chile, Carignan is no exception. The Carignan grape arrived to Chile after the massive earthquake of Chillán in 1939, when producers of País grapes were impacted by the disaster. Carignan [...]
May 19, 2011
Chilean Carignan: very old and now very new!
August 18, 2010
Pondering Twitterquette: Is tweeting during wine events and tastings disrespectful–or a marketer’s dream come true?
June 8, 2010
British winewriter Jane Parkinson is a convert. She begins her article on Chile’s Maule Valley region by saying: “Fantastical claims like it’s the “Cinderella” of Chilean regions aptly describes how Maule, one of Chile’s oldest wine-growing regions, is firmly back in favour on home turf…” and then backs it up. Interviewing a series of people [...]