San Antonio Valley Wine Chile
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Its rolling, coastal hills encouraged great investment in the 1990s from those in search of a cooler grape growing environment compared to those found in Chile’s Central Valley. All of the vineyards of the San Antonio Valley, which runs north to south and parallel to the coast, experience the cooling effect of the ocean and are made of vine-loving clay and granitic soils. While Sauvignon Blanc put this valley on the Chilean wine map, high quality Pinot Noir and Chardonnay are emerging and some producers are starting to experiment with sparkling wine.
Vina Leyda Single Vineyard Garuma Sauvignon Blanc 2012Sauvignon Blanc from Leyda Valley, San Antonio Valley (Chile), Chile