Cards of Wine

Chilean Wine Regions

Chile

Chile has the Pacific coastline to the west, and the Andes Mountains to the east.

Chilean Varieties 2017

Cabernet Sauvignon
43 000 hectares
Sauvignon Blanc
15 000
Mission
13 000
Merlot
12 000
Sultanina
12 000
Chardonnay
12 000
Carménère
11 000
Syrah
8 000


Wine Regions

Maule Valley

Maule Valley is Chile's largest wine region.

The region has been known for producing cheap table wine, but the production is gradually beeing replaced with better quality.

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Maipo Valley

Maipo Valley is the home to some of the best wines in Chile.

The region is known for producing a rich and fruit-driven Cabernet Sauvignon described as the "Bordeaux of South America".

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Casablanca Valley

Casablanca Valley has become one of Chile's quality wine regions.

The region is best known for crispy white Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay, but also for a cool climate Pinot Noir in the coastal area.

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Aconcagua Valley

Aconcagua is a hot and dry valley, not the best suitable for wine production, but the Valley is known for producing modern style quality wines.

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San Antonio Valley

San Antonio Valley produces quality Pinot Noir and internationally respected Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay.

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Chile = New World

Old World

Where winemaking originated

Italy
France
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Germany
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Austria
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New World

Where winemaking is imported

USA
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Australia
Chile
South Africa
New Zealand
Canada
China
India