Rapa Nui .750L Merlot Chile

The Central Valley is also home to a variety of grapesbut plantings are dominated by the internationally popular Cabernet SauvignonMerlotSyrahChardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc. Chile's 'icon' grape, Carmenere, is also of importance here, just as Malbec is to Mendoza, on the other side of the Andes. The cooler corners of the Central Valley are being increasingly developed, as winemakers experiment with varieties such as ViognierRieslingand even Gewurztraminer.