Category Archives: Chile

Americas tasting UOMSWS

The University of Melbourne Student Wine Society had it’s day out in the sun a couple of weeks ago with a showing of quaffers from the Americas. To be honest, there is a decent range of South American wines to … Continue reading

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Vina Y Cava Valle Secreto Private Edition Syrah Cabernet Sauvignon Carmenere 2009, Alto Cachapoal, Chile

A blend of 36% syrah, 32% cabernet sauvignon and 32% carmenere from DO Cachapoal Chile, so naturally one should expect value for money, attractive wine. And indeed this is so, for a mere $20, you can enjoy a tasty wine … Continue reading

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Cono Sur – Not just smart word play!

Cono Sur has only been around for two decades but is a winery that has firmly etched itself into the ‘value’ bin for New World wines, even if competiting with its fellow South American brothers. It’s name isn’t the obvious … Continue reading

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