Latest Chilean wine Stories

2010-03-31 08:00:00

SEATTLE, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- This spring and summer, consumers can help 10,000 trees take root as they enjoy Root:1 from Vina Ventisquero, the most sought-after super premium Chilean wine, with Root:1's third annual "Together We Can Plant a Forest" program. Now through August sales of Root:1 Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and Carmenere will support tree-planting and ecosystem restoration projects throughout the United States and South America, donating one dollar...

2009-05-12 13:26:00

2009 Grand Tasting to Feature Over 45 Chilean Producers in NYC on June 3rd A Portion of the Proceeds to Benefit Citymeals-on-Wheels and Share Our Strength NEW YORK, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Wines of Chile will be hosting its fifth annual Grand Tasting in New York at Gotham Hall on Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009 from 1:00 - 5:00 PM. Members of the media and wine trade are invited to taste hundreds of Chile's premier wines from the country's thirteen diverse wine growing regions. The tasting will...

2009-04-20 07:00:00

MIAMI, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- J. Garcia-Carrion (JGC), producer of Cristalino Cava, introduces Don Simon Class -- Spain's reigning table wine and best selling Spanish wine in the world -- to the U.S. Market. Uniquely packaged in light-weight recyclable premium non-glass PET (polyethylene terephthalate) bottles, Don Simon Class is now the most environmentally friendly packaged wine to be sold in the U.S. Don Simon's innovative PET containers boast the benefit of having a greener carbon...

2008-07-18 03:00:36

By Gwynne, Robert N This paper seeks to examine how value chains impinge upon firms within the Chilean wine sector. The value chain analysis will further link the production and export of wine in Chile with the import and retailing of this wine in one key core economy market, namely that of the UK. The analysis is divided into three sections. First, the political economy of value chains in agro-industry is discussed, particularly in relation to the distinction between network or...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.