122 hectares / 301 acres planted

BATUCO

Batuco vineyard is nestled in the Coastal Mountains, where altitude and proximity to the Ocean keep daytime temperatures cool. The deep clay soils retain just enough humidity so the vines grow moderately and mature their grapes slowly.

Location

In Maule´s coastal mountain range, 40 km. from the ocean.

Altitude

200 to 250 meters.

Topography

Hills.

Soil

Deep clay soils.

Climate

Warm days, with cool afternoon sea breezes and cold nights.

Best For

Elegant, cool-climate red grapes.  Rustic varieties that can tolerate low levels of irrigation.