The warming spice and berry notes of Carmenère couldn’t be more appropriate for a November wine. Not only does it match the autumnal month in style, but Carmenère Day also falls on November 24th. Carmenère Day commemorates the day that Carmenère was first discovered in Chile, and rediscovered in the world, in 1994.
Chile has overtaken South Africa to claim fifth best selling wine origin in the UK.
This year's Carmenère al Mundo tasting saw a bumper 33 gold trophies for the top wines tasted
Renowned wine critic James Suckling took Chilean wines and wineries on tour with him around the US on his Wines of the Andes three-city tour last week. Visiting New York, Miami and LA, the wine tasting focused on premium, top-scoring wines from both Chile and Argentina with over 60 wineries presenting their wines.
We caught up with James Suckling in LA to (...)