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China will surpass US to become top consumer of Chilean wine

January 15, 2016 8:11 pm - Posted by Jody in Drink

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SANTIAGO – “China will soon surpass the US as the top consumer of Chilean wine,” Claudio Cilveti, general manager of Vinos de Chile, the country’s wine association, told Xinhua on Wednesday. According to Cilveti, the sales of Chilean wine have grown by 43 percent in the last five years in China and should grow by around… read more

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Returning to its roots, food gets new notice in Chile

April 30, 2015 2:43 pm - Posted by Jody in Eat

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Chile is famous around the world for its wine, but until recently its food wasn’t known beyond its long borders. Now, several chefs in the South American country’s capital are revolutionizing Chilean cuisine one bite at a time. While some chefs are reawakening the ancestral dishes of the indigenous Mapuche and Rapa Nui, others are re-imagining… read more

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