In the Pencahue sector of the Maule Valley, some unique sloping hills of colluvial origin were found, where the soil has an intense purple color, giving origin to the name: Tierras Moradas.
The most representative grapes are obtained from “Cuartel 55”, allowing for the production of a true exponent of Chilean Carmenère.
Founded in 1865, Viña San Pedro is today one of the largest and oldest exporters of Chilean wine and one of the most important wineries in the country.
The main vineyard, the winery and the centenary underground pit of San Pedro are located in Molina, in the Curicó Valley, 200 km south of Santiago. Here, it has one of the most extensive vineyards in Latin America, with 1,200 hectares.
Its portfolio includes the brands Altaïr, Sideral, Cabo de Hornos, Kankana del Elqui, Tierras Moradas, 1865, Castillo de Molina, GatoNegro 9 Lives, which enjoy a vibrant success in the most competitive markets.