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6 DO regions of Chile

Atacama
Coquimbo
Aconcagua
Valle Central
Sur
Austral

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2 sub DOs of Atacama

Copiapo
Huasco

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3 sub DOs of Coquimbo

Elqui
Limari
Choapa

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3 sub DOs of Aconcagua

Aconcagua
Casablanca
San Antonio

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Where is Valle de Leyda DO?

San Antonio, Aconcagua

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4 sub DOs of Valle Central

Maipo
Rapel
Curico
Maule

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Closest region to Santiago

Maipo

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2 sub DOs of Valle de Rapel

Cachapoal
Colchagua

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2 sub DOs of Valle de Curico

Lontue
Teno

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3 sub DOs of Valle del Maule

Claro
Loncomilla
Tutuven

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3 sub DOs of Sur

Itata
Bio-Bio
Malleco

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2 sub DOs of Austral

Cautin
Osorno

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Chile's first modern winery

Vina Ochagavia, 1851

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What is MOVI?

Movimiento de Vinateros Independients. an association of quality minded wineries

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3 major domestic consumption wineries

Concha y Toro
Santa Rita
San Pedro
*Account or 85% of domestic consumption

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Winery created by Rothschild & Concha y Toro

Almaviva

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Winery created with Mondavi & Errazuriz

Sena

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Chile's 2 parallel mountain ranges

Andes
Cordilleras de la Costa (Coastal Range)

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Chile's key ocean current

Humbolt Current, flows northward

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Minimum alcohol for Chilean wine?

11.5%

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Where is Puente Alto DO?

Maipo, Valle Central

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Minimum rule for Chilean wines

75%, 85% for EU

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Most planted variety in Chile?

Cabernet Sauvignon, about 1/3 of plantings

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Major region for Pisco production

Atacama DO

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Highest peak in South America

Mt. Aconcagua

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Most important producer in Aconcagua Valley

Errazuriz

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Who makes Clos Apalta & Alpha M?

Casa Lapostolle

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Largest Chilean subregion DO

Maule Valley