Flashcards in WSET Level 3 Chile Argentina Deck (45):
This region is warm Mediterranean, cooler and wetter in the south, with 2 major cooling influences. West-cool air blows from the Pacific; East-cool air descends from the Andes
Carmenere, Syrah, Pinot Noir, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon
5 reds from Chile
Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay
2 Whites from Chile
Modern methods and Techniques
Chile And Argentina has these winemaking techniques
These two regions are located in this region: Elqui, Limarí from Chile
Aconcagua, Casablanca & San Antonio these appellations are in this Region in Chile
Curicó, Maipo, Rapel (Cachapoal, Colchagua) these appellations are in this region from Chile
Bío Bío, Itata are from this region in Chile
Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Sauvignon Blends
Oaked in this region in Chile
Coquimbo, Aconcagua Region, Central Valley, Southern Region are located in this country?
Coquimbo, Aconcagua Region, Central Valley, Southern Region
4 regions in Chile that are key regions
DO in Chile
PDO 75% of grapes used must be from stated DO
This region has a continental climate with cooling effect of altitude and large diurnal ranges vital to fruit quality
Summer hail can be a serious problem in ARgentina or Chile
Malbec, Bonarda, Cabernet Sauvignon
3 red grapes from Argentina
2 whites from Argentina
Irrigation is essential in this country, both drip and flood irrigation used
Organic viticulture widespread due to dry conditions in this country
Salta Province, San Juan Province, Mendoza Province, Neuquén Provence and Rio Negro Province are in this Country
This appellation is in Salta Province that is known for Torrentés
Uco Valley, Lujan de Cujo, Maipu appellations are in this region of Argentina
Malbec is well known in this region in Argentina
Where is Torrontés an important grape variety?
In which country is the wine producing region of Casablanca?
A black grape variety most associated with Chile
What is Carmenére
Strict quarantine regulations in this country help to remain phylloxera-free
Red wines from Bordeaux varieties
What is Chile best know for producing?
Casablanca is a region that is cooled by?
In Menodza the most important factor affecting fruit quality is?
The areas renowned for premium fruit production in Maipo are in the east and have a cooling effect by?
Cooler and Wetter
Compared with the rest of Chile, the Southern Region is on average
Malbec & Bonarda
This pair of red grape varieties is most commonly linked to wine production in Argentina?
Low vineyard making reds in Mendoza appellation?
High vineyards aromatic whites made in this Mendoza appellation
Cools the Chilean coast
Wineyards in Chile closest to these mountains has a cooling effect caused by cold air that descends from the mountains overnight and cause high diurnal range
Casablanca, Central Valley, San Antonio all produce this white
Where is Maipo?
Where is MAipu?
Argentina, Salta Province
Where is Cafayete
Where is Uco Valley and Maipu
Where is Casablanca?
Where is MAipo and Rapel?