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Chile & Argentina   Oct. 9 , 2004

Chile: Principal regions, from north to south, are Aconcagua, Maipo, Rapel, and Maule. Principal grapes are the Cabernets, Merlots, Syrah, Malbec, Chardonnay, and Sauvignon.

Argentina: Principal regions are in the states of Mendoza and San Juan. Grapes include Chenin Blanc, Semillon, Reisling, Chardonnay, Malbec, Bonarda, Tempranillo, Barbera, Lambrusco, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, and Syrah.

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From the Bottle Label
Comments
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Casa Lapostolle $10 2000 Chardonnay, Casablanca valley, Chile

"Yummy Yummy -- great for price range."
2 Vos Reserva $16.50 Los Vascos 2001 Colchagua (mostly Cab Sauv) Chile  
3 Montes Alpha $19, 2002 Colchagua (mostly Cab Sauv) Chile  
4 Arboleda $14 2001 Colchagua (Carmenere) Chile  
5 Alamons $10 2003 (Malbec) Argentina, Mendoza  
6 Bodegas Norton $10 2002 (Malbec) Argentina, Mendoza