Chile Argentina Australia New Zealand

Chile Argentina Australia New Zealand - 11/17/11 Wines of...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
11/17/11 Wines of Chile : Improving technology Foreign investment French Spanish Californian -Franciscan, Mondovi French varieties predominant Varietals labeled Lots of exports Fighting varietals Targeted to U.S Competition for California Argentina: Argentina is number 5 in production, whereas Chile is number 10 Large wine producer -Volume similar to U.S -3 times as much as Chile Large wine consumer -most wine consumed domestically Similar latitude to Chile and California, but not costal so climate is continental not Mediterranean -hail during growing season Some Phylloxera, but rootstocks not used much 70% in Mendoza province Argentine Wines: Mostly red Mostly ordinary -Criolla High quality varietal wines increasing -Bordeaux varieties (Malbec) Australia: Shares with California -Climate -Varieties -Attitudes (similar by “lets just try it and see”) -History But smaller wine industry (about 1/3) Australia is number 9 in Production Irrigation where needed Mechanization Innovation Phylloxera in: -Victoria -New South Whales
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 3

Chile Argentina Australia New Zealand - 11/17/11 Wines of...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online