Age of Exploration

Chilean vintners push the country's grapegrowing boundaries, while red blends and Cabernet Sauvignon power on
Age of Exploration
Viña Almaviva, in the Maipo Valley, is a joint venture between Concha y Toro, Chile's largest winemaking company, and Bordeaux first-growth Château Mouton-Rothschild. (Sara Matthews)
From the May 31, 2019, issue

The 2018 vintage of Chile's red and white wines has the potential to be the best year since 2015. 2018 benefited from good weather, harvest and yields, compared to the wildfires of 2017 and untimely rains of 2016.

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