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Flashcards in Valle Central Deck (16):
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What are the requirements to put VIGNO on a label?

Vignadores de Carignan

Dry-farmed and at least 30yrs of age

Min 65% Carignan

Aged 2yrs before release

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What are the two important Areas in Maipo Valley DO?

Puente Alto DO

(Don Melchor, Viñedo Chadwick, and Almaviva)

Pirque DO

 

(Both are in the Andes) This is Cab-Country.

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Where is Apalta?

 

Colchagua Valley DO of Rapel Valley DO

Area of Santa Cruz DO, but Labelled as Colchagua

Unoffical Area, but home to "Clos Apalta" and "Alpha M"

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What are the Zones in Valle de Rapel DO?

Valle del Cachapoal DO

Valle de Colchagua DO

 

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Where is Peumo DO?

 

Cachapoal Valley DO in Rapel Valley DO

Used on labels even though it is just an area, this is very rare.

"Herencia" by Santa Carolina

"Carmín de Peumo" by Concha y Toro

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Where is Valle del Tutuvén DO?

Maule Valley DO

Along with:

Valle del Claro DO

Valle del Loncomilla DO

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Where is Valle de Claro DO?

Maule Valley DO

Along with:

Valle del Loncomilla DO

Valle del Tutuvén DO

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Where would I find Antumapu soils?

Maipo Valey DO

Shallow strata of clay loam over a stone-filled riverbed of alluvial origin.  

This is the famous Maipo soil type for Viñedo Chadwick

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What are the DO zones of Valle de Maule DO?

N -> S (ish)

Valle del Claro DO

Valle del Loncomilla DO

Valle del Tutuvén DO

Responsible for over 25% of Chilean production

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Where is Valle de Lontué DO?

Curicó Valley DO

Along with Teno Valley DO

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Where is Colchagua Valley DO?

 

Rapel Valley DO

Second only to Maule in vine acreage and second only to Maipo in flagship wines

Home to unofficial area of Apalta

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12

 

Where is Valle de Teno DO?

Curicó Valley DO

Along with Lontué Valley DO

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Where is Valle del Loncomilla DO?

Maule Valley DO

Along with:

Valle del Claro DO

Valle del Tutuvén DO

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What are the DO Zones of Valle de Curicó?

Valle del Lontué DO

Valle del Teno DO

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Where is Valle de Cachapoal DO?

Rapel Valley DO

Between Colchagua Valley DO and the Andes

Home to DO Peumo, a rare use of Area on the label.

(Santa Carolina's 'Herencia' and Concha y Toro's 'Carmín de Peumo')

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What are the main DO Zones in Valle Central DO?

N -> S

Valle del Maipo DO

Valle del Rapel DO

Valle de Curicó DO

Valle del Maule DO

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