(PRWEB UK) 8 December 2011 Bibendum Wine Ltd has launched five new Chilean wines to the UK market. All the wines are made on a tiny, boutique scale and offer a point of difference to mainstream Chilean brands. Bibendum Director of Buying for the Southern Hemisphere, Iain Muggoch, has challenged Chile to move away from […]
Gostei muito do Lot # 27 Old-vine Carignan Field Blend 2010 da vinícola Garage Wine Co. Corte de 80% Carignan de vinhas velhas e 11% Grenache, e com 13,9% de álcool, que totalmente integrado com taninos presentes e bons, e acidez, que é ótima, faz deste vinho uma novidade Chilena, pois estas uvas não são […]
MOVI travelled to London for the annual Chilean Trade Tasting at the Royal Horticulural Halls. It was a great chance for the press and trade to try the MOVI wines up close and four of the MOVI members were there to pour including yours truly…
Matt Wilson takes first pictures of Earthquake damage on route south to Maule.
Have a listen to Derek’s interview on NPR’s “the Story” with Dick Gordon aired last week across the US. Dick interviewed Derek about the quake, the little winery that could and a certain movement of independent vintners everyone is talking about. Chilean Crush MP3 Mobile Blogging from here. [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]
Operations at the Talca Aerodrome just after the quake. Filmed while working with Matt Wilson light hunting for a new book.
Day 1 : Saturday – 3:30 am Santiago The windows rattled, the earth moaned then, Santiago shook hard. We grabbed the kids and rushed out of the house crashing against the walls unable to stand up during the quake. We spent the better part of two real minutes holding on to the door-frame and the […]
A large earthquake hit Chile last night. Everyone here at the Garage is fine and we appreciate so many mails and concern. Not much phone service going south. Many friends have not checked in yet but it is early and the phones are not all back up. More soon
Many wonder how we do the bottle painting, here all is revealed. (Yes we built the machine– no we do not sell them. No one does.)
Each Vintage Garage Wine Co. offers wine “Futures” whilst the wines are still in the barrel. These wines are allocated at a special case price and delivered a few months later (in bottle after harvest in July-August). This year there are barrels of Mountain Cabernet from the Maipo Alto from both Principal and San Juan […]