Ventisquero: Exploring the Diversity of Chile’s Vineyards

  • Date

    June 21, 2021

  • Deadline

    May 16, 2021, 11:00 PM (Pacific)


  • Location

    Online


  • Sponsor

    Ventisquero Wine Estates


Now accepting applications for Ventisquero: Exploring the Diversity of Chile’s Vineyards

Join Felipe Tosso (Head Winemaker), Sergio Hormazabal (Head Viticulturist), and Catalina Brauchle, (Communications Director) of Ventisquero, along with Greg Van Wagner, creator of SommGeo as they take you on a tour of Chile’s distinct wine regions.

The event will take place Monday, June 21st from 10:00AM-11:30AM PST (1:00Pm-2:30PM EST). Thirty people will be selected to receive six bottles of wine each for this webinar. Each participant will also receive one year’s access to SommFoundation’s SommGeo. Following the event, all registered attendees will be granted access to an online timed test covering information from the webinar. The top three scorers will each receive a $500 scholarship.

Eligibility:

  • Open to US Residents only
  • Must be currently working in the wine industry profession (or prior to Covid)
  • We are unable to ship wine to KY, OH, MS, UT – if you live in these states, you are welcome to apply, but if you are selected you will not receive the wine.

The webinar will include discussion and tastings of the following regions and wines:

  • Tara Chardonnay: Adventure in Atacama, driest desert on earth
  • Heru: The Casablanca Legend
  • Grey Pinot Noir: Coastal Pinot Noir from Leyda
  • Obliqua: Carmenere from the altitudes of Colchagua
  • Enclave: A Journey to find the perfect spot in the Maipo Valley
  • Queulat Cinsault: A summer wine directly from the south of Chile, Itata Valley (not available for purchase in US)

About Ventisquero Wine Estates:

The Ventisquero winery was first established in 1998 in the Maipo Valley in Chile, later expanding to Casablanca, Colchagua, Leyda and Huasco Valleys. Ventisquero Wine Estates has taken on the challenge of delivering quality wines that are unique and express the country’s passion for winemaking. Ventisquero is a brand that is passionate about the earth, its origins and its fruits. Their winemakers possess an innovative spirit that combines curiosity, creative freedom, a willingness to take risks, and an intense exploration of the senses. Certain that passion and nonconformity produce better wines, these winemakers experiment and challenge the established way of doing things. As a result, Ventiquero wines are truly a step beyond. To learn more, visit Vintesquero.com


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