Tag: Medalla Real

Vina Santa Rita Medalla Real Gran Reserva Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 and Vinedos Emiliana Organic Vineyards COYAM 2018

A Chilean Tribute to the Vancouver International Wine Festival

 mywinepal  February 22, 2021

Although we cannot celebrate the Vancouver International Wine Festival together this year, I have some wines from Chile and Argentina that I would like to taste and share my tasting notes with you. This year the theme region was South America, so we would have been tasting wines from Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, and Brasil. I purchased these two Chilean wines…

Santa Rita 120 Chardonnay Sauvignon Blanc and Reserva Sauvignon Blanc

What’s New at Santa Rita Winery?

 mywinepal  July 24, 2013  1 Comment on What’s New at Santa Rita Winery?

Chile is blessed with perfect conditions to grow grapes; a varied climate, warmer and drier in the north, and wetter and cooler in the south.  A dry climate and soil types not conducive to the phyloxera louse allow Chilean vineyards to be grown on their own rootstock, not grafted.  Some say that this allows you to taste the “true” flavour…