Flashcards in Chile Deck (35):
What is the name of the desert to the north of Chile
What is the the south of Chile?
Tierra del Fuego
What is the name of the cold ocean current that runs along its shores and is a cooling influence?
What is the climate in the Central Valley?
What blocks the fogs and chilly air in the Central Valley?
What is the most widely planted grape variety in Chile?
Carmenere was often mistaken for
The minimum requirements for place of origin, variety and vintage on a label are all set at ____%.
From north to south the 5 main wine regions of Chile are
Costa, Entre Cordilleras and Andes are geographical terms based on ______ to _______.
West to East
The grapes distilled into Pisco come from what region in Chile?
List the 3 valley regions in Coquimbo from north to south.
Which subregion of the Coquimbo region produces mineral driven whites from Chardonnay?
Which subregion of the Coquimbo region produces cool climate Syrah?
What are the 3 subregions of the Aconcagua region from north to south?
San Antonio Valley
Which subregion of the Aconcagua is the warmest with a distinct Mediterranean climate?
What is the most costal wine area within Chile?
What zone within the San Antonio Valley is highly regarded for wines with minerality and complexity due to the granite soils and very breezy climate?
What are the subregions of the Central Valley from north to south?
What subregion is closest to Santiago?
The Maipo Valley specializes in what grape variety?
Which Central Valley subregion has very old vines?
What are the two valleys within the Rapel Valley?
What subregion is practicing organic viticulture?
What is Chile's largest and one of it's oldest subregions?
What are the two primary valley's within the Del Sur region?
Which subregion has the highest rainfall?
What is the main wine-producing state in Brazil?
Rio Grande do Sul
What region within Rio Grande do Sul has the only official DO, Vale dos Vinhedos?
The leading grape variety of Uruguay is
What is the region located inland with no maritime influence?
What region is located where the valley floor widens at teh southern end of the Central Valley?
What is the small sub-region of the Coquimbo area with desert like conditions?
What is the subregion of the Aconcagua, well known for white wines?