Wines of Chile is going on tour!
This summer Wines of Chile – Canada is touring around Ontario in our Chilean Wine Truck. We will be bringing select Chilean Wines to numerous Ontario Summer Ribfest dates.
These wines have been carefully selected to show you how good a fit Chilean wines are with not just ribs, but a wide variety of foods. Come discover the delicious flavours that make Chilean wines truly special. Coming to a Ribfest near you!
See the list below and be sure to come find us at a Ribfest near you:
- Oakville Ontario – June 24-26 – oakvillefamilyribfest.com
- Waterdown Ontario – June 30 to July 3 – ohcanadaribfest.ca
- Whitby Ontario – July 8-10 – whitbyribfest.com
- Mississauga Ontario – July 14-17 – mississaugaribfest.com
- Ottawa Ontario – July 28-31 – capitalribfest.ca
- Cobourg Ontario – August 14-16 – northumberlandribfest.ca
Chile’s unique combination of geography and climate make it ideal for wine-growing. The country’s geographic barriers — the Atacama Desert to the north, the Andes Mountains to the east, the Patagonian ice fields to the south and the Pacific Ocean to the west — make Chile a viticultural paradise.
Montes Twins White Blend – This blended white offers layered and vibrant fruit character. The colour of pale straw with aromas of asparagus, citrus, green pepper, and gooseberry; the palate is dry, light body with medium acidity and flavours of crisp green apple, lemon, and tropical fruit on a refreshing finish.
Montes Twins Red Blend – Deep ruby colour; fresh crushed blackberry and spices with vanilla and coffee notes; dry, full-bodied and smooth with ripe berries, spice and cedar flavours. View on LCBO.com
Cono Sur Chardonnay Organic – A lively and fresh style of Chardonnay; look for aromas of apple, melon and citrus. The palate is medium-bodied with flavours of tropical fruit, citrus, and crisp apple followed by a crisp and fresh finish. View on LCBO.com
Santa Rita 120 Cabernet Sauvignon – Deep ruby purple color; aromas and flavours of coffee, chocolate, dark fruit and blueberry and cassis; dry, full bodied, with moderate tannin and acidity; long finish. View on LCBO.com
Errazuriz Estate Chardonnay – Bright yellow colour; rich pineapple and banana with vanilla aromas; full-bodied, creamy and lush with pineapple fruif, baked applet and buttery, vanilla/nut flavours. View on LCBO.com
Caliterra Sauvignon Blanc STYLE -Light & Crisp Clear pale straw colour; fresh cut grass, gooseberry and citrus/lime aromas; dry medium body with round flavour of melon and citrus, short finish. View on LCBO.com
Santa Alicia Carmenere Reserva – Medium ruby/violet colour; black cherry and plum aromas with vanilla and a whiff of smoke; dry, medium-full bodied with ripe fruit flavours and touch of oak spice; light tannins on the finish. View on LCBO.com
Novas Emiliana Gran Reserva Carmenère Cab Sauvignon Organic – Deep ruby colour; bursting with aromas of dark berries, cherries, green pepper and spice; extra-dry, full-bodied; predominant flavours of black berries, spice and herbs; dusty tannins and a warm lasting finish. View on LCBO.com
Win A Bottle Of Chilean Wine: Contest Rules
- Snap a photo of you, your friends, your family, or whoever, in front of our wine truck sampling one of our featured wines.
- Share the photo on Twitter or Instagram, and be sure to:
- Mention the wine you’re drinking,
- Mention the Ribfest you are at,
- Use the hashtag #ilovechileanwine,
- Follow us on either Twitter (@winesofchile_ca) or Instagram (@winesofchile_ca).