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Chile - the top wines
31 May 2002 by JR
Chile is (not before time) producing some wine of interest to serious, value-conscious wine-lovers nowadays (see my recent article in the FT ) for some of the best buys). During my brief trip there in February I was lucky enough to see several verticals of some of the most famous, and most expensive, wines too. Relevant notes appear below, but see also Chile - some more great buys in wine news . In the notes below (CS) indicates a cask sample. ALMAVIVA This is the famous joint venture concluded in 1997 between Concha y Toro and Baroness Philippine de Rothschild - quite a coup for Chile in a way. Almaviva has its own...

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