Tunquen Malbec

Attilio Mochi Tunquen Malbec

Tunquen Malbec 2015 9 Barrels Produced La temporada 2015 tuvo una primavera soleada y cálida, y aunque hubo algunas heladas, éstas no afectaron la viabilidad de las yemas. Enero fue un mes nublado y caluroso y febrero hizo las cosas un poco más fáciles. Marzo y abril han establecido registros de altas temperaturas, pero afortunadamente …

Season Facts

Casablanca Valley is located in central Chile, along the 68 Route that connects Santiago, the country capital, and Valparaiso, a Unesco World Heritage Site. It has a very mild Mediterranean climate. Growing season is essentially dry, but the Valley is famous by the fogs the Humboldt Current brings during most part of the year. This is the key influence factor that keeps …

Harvesting Malbec

Today we harvested Malbec. It is a nice day, despite some small and already expected problems. The first of them is called Millerandage. This occurs when a berry is not completely formed (mainly because of cold), resulting in non uniform grapes, some achieving full size while others remain tiny and seedless. As you can see on …