Chilean Wine

A Gastronomic Map of Chile

September 17, 2013

Not too long ago, I found a map in our library entitled, “La carte gastronomique de la France” by Andre Bourguignon. It was forgotten among old Martha Stewart Living magazines. I have no idea how I got a hold of this map, but a probable lead is from my mother (lover of French food) who […]

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Chilean Wine Appellations 101

August 29, 2013

We have been talking about Chile’s amazing wine diversity for a while now so I thought it was high time to do a short but sweet blog post outlining the major valleys in the Central Valley of Chile. The wine-growing region in Chile extends over 1,000 kilometers from the 30th to 38th latitudes. While certainly […]

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Five Chilean Wines for Meditation

June 10, 2013

Every morning for the past month, I have been waking up early to meditate. It’s become a sacred space to quiet my mind, focus on all the positive things I want to do/be/have/achieve in the day. By the time the dawn is starting to peak over the Andes I feel calm, centered, and completely connected […]

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Sun & Wine Salutations This Winter in Chile

August 1, 2012

Love yoga? Love wine? Love Nature? We do. If you find it hard to get back into your fitness and healthy eating routine post holidays, we have some inspiration for you. January may be cold and dreary, but it’s summer in Chile! Break out of the winter slump in 2013 to come to South America […]

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Classic Pairing: Goat Cheese with Sauvignon Blanc (Video)

January 30, 2012

Yesterday I turned 35. For many years, I always felt I had to do something to celebrate my birthday. Trips to Buenos Aires, the beaches of Uruguay, parties on terraces, etc. etc.  Perhaps it was because for most of my life before I moved to South America, my birthday always fell smack in the middle of […]

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Four Party Wines for Your Holidays

December 9, 2011

You guys have been writing a lot to ask which South American wines I recommend for parties, big and small, since they pack such a value-driven punch and a lot of bang for your buck. Now that we are officially knee-deep in the holiday season, here are a few “must haves” from US$10-15 per bottle […]

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