Maipo Valley Among the Top 10 Best Wine Regions to Visit

Chile has a well-known name across the world due to the great quality of its wines, and now the Maipo Valley is running to become the best wine region to visit, according to the ranking set up by USA Today.

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USA Today, a popular website in the United States, has decided to find the best wine regions to visit in the world, letting the audience choose the top 10 favorites. The list includes Champagne in France, La Rioja in Spain and Maipo Valley in Chile.

The valley is located in Chile’s central zone, a few miles from Santiago and Valparaíso. The geography and climate of Maipo Valley create the ideal environment for the production of different types of vines such as Cabernet Sauvignon and Carmenere, a few of Chile’s most popular varieties.

Maipo Valley is currently positioned 4th on the list. Voting will be possible through August 4, 2014. Vote here: http://www.10best.com/awards/travel/best-wine-region-to-visit

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