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Red
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Bottle: $29.93 $30.60
12 bottles: $29.33
Rated 91 - The 2018 Pinot Noir Amayna from San Juan de Leyda was 15% stem fermented before aging in French barrels...
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White
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Bottle: $23.93
12 bottles: $23.45
Rated 91 - The 2020 Sauvignon Blanc Amayna is pressed directly and macerated for two hours with skins. Yellow in the...
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Red
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Bottle: $18.00
12 bottles: $17.64
Aged in stainless steel and cement tanks for one year, then eight months elevage in bottle.
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Red
(750ml)
Bottle: $16.94
12 bottles: $16.60
Rated 92 - The pure PaĆ­s 2020 Vinista was produced with grapes from three ancient vineyards, two with volcanic soils...
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Chile San Antonio Valley Valle Del Itata Wine

Chile has a long and rich wine history which dates back to the Spanish conquistadors of the 16th century, who were the first to discover that the wonderful climate and fertile soils of this South American country were ideal for vine cultivation. It has only been in the past forty or fifty years, however, that Chile as a modern wine producing nation has really had an impact on the rest of the world. Generally relatively cheap in price,Whilst being widely regarded as definitively 'New World' as a wine producing country, Chile has actually been cultivating grapevines for wine production for over five hundred years. The Iberian conquistadors first introduced vines to Chile with which to make sacramental wines, and although these were considerably different in everything from flavor, aroma and character to the wines we associate with Chile today, the country has a long and interesting heritage when it comes to this drink. Chilean wine production as we know it first arose in the country in the mid to late 19th century, when wealthy landowners and industrialists first began planting vineyards as a way of adopting some European class and style. They quickly discovered that the hot climate, sloping mountainsides and oceanic winds provided a perfect terroir for quality wines, and many of these original estates remain today in all their grandeur and beauty, still producing the wines which made the country famous.