Welcome to Valle del Rapel

This month, we're back in South America.


Welcome to Valle del Rapel, a cornerstone of Chile’s thriving wine industry, situated within the greater Central Valley region. With notable sub-regions, Colchagua and Cachapoal, Rapel offers winemakers a versatile palette of grapes, with the Carmenère and Cabernet Sauvignon varieties taking centre stage.

Thanks to the distinct microclimates created by the Andes and the Pacific, and the sheer variety of grape-friendly soils, Rapel stands out for its diversity. These conditions, combined with modern viticulture techniques, make Rapel a fertile ground for producing unique, high-quality wines.

Yet what really sets Rapel apart is its forward-thinking approach. Local producers are at the forefront of sustainable and organic winemaking, marrying tradition with innovation. At the core of Valle del Rapel’s identity is an unwavering commitment to crafting wines that reflect the region’s richness, while pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in viticulture.

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