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Flashcards in Chile Deck (10):
1

What is the top white grape of Chile

Chardonnay

2

What are the top red grapes of Chile

Cabernet Sauvignon
Carmenère

3

What are the top regions of chile

Maipo valley
Rapel Valley
Curico Valley
Maule Valley

4

Which South American country produces the most consistent wine

Chile

5

If a grape, region and vintage in Chile for exported wines are listed on a label, at least what percentage must be in the bottle for each category

85%

6

In Chile if the wine is for domestic sales what percentage must be from listed region, grape and vintage

75%. This is called the the 75% law

7

What is the climate of Chile

Mostly temperature to warm in the winemaking regions

8

What region of chili was first planted with grapes

The Maipo Valley, was planted with grapes in the 1500s it has many states that were modeled after the châteaus of Bordeaux. Cabernet Sauvignon and Catnenère are the most planted grapes of Maipo

9

What do they grow in the Rapel Valley

Cabernet Sauvignon
Carmenère
Sauvignon Blanc

10

What is the most heavily planted area of Chile

Maule valley