Descorchados, the revered wine guide has released the scores for its 16° edition, prepared by renowned journalist Patricio Tapia, which goes on sale in late November.
For this edition, more than 3000 wineries were tasted, and among them Viña Tarapacá obtained remarkable scores in its extensive portfolio with an exceptional 93 points for Tarapakay 2011 and 91 for the 2010 harvest.
Following these is the 2012 Gran Reserva Etiqueta Negra with an outstanding 92 points, and, continuing the Gran Reserva line, the 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon and the 2014 Sauvignon Blanc both obtained 91 points.
To complete the recognitions bestowed upon our traditional winery, the 2013 Gran Reserva Pinot Noir, and the 2012 Chardonnay, as well as the 2012 Gran Reserva Etiqueta Azul, all were awarded 90 points.
All are classified in the category Best Wines of Maipo.
Descorchados is the most complete guide to South American wines covering three-hundred wineries, and it is published in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile and Uruguay. Moreover, starting this year, Descorchados went further and launched the first Chilean wine guide in Chinese, and carried out tastings during the Vinexpo event in Hong Kong and also in Beijing, Shanghai and Chengdu.