Chilean DrinksChile is known the world over for its unique chiles. It is famous for the florid Flores de arroz, or flower of the day, that are found in every chilean community. The flower of the day is harvested fresh daily from the vineyards. The chiles used are of the highest quality and are usually dried to make an exquisite barbeque. A Chile wine tour will take you to the world famous wine growing regions where expert wine makers age their wines. If you are looking for authentic Chilean drinks then visiting a small village called Huancayo will provide you with some of the best tasting wines in Chile. The residents of this village make homemade wines that are famous all over Chile and even the rest of South America. While there are large wineries to be found here, many of the small rural wineries still make all of their wines using local ingredients like fruit, cinnamon, and sugarcane. Santiago is Chile's third largest city and is well known for it's delicious Santiago de Chile beverages. Although the city is known for its Santiago de Chile, it is also known for its wide selection of other local drinks. Chile is famous for its red wines such as the famous red Santiago, and white wines such as the white Santiago. There are even Chile wine tours that will take you to some of these fantastic locales. While there are plenty of great local bars and restaurants where you can enjoy your Chile wines, there is no substitute for the original Santiago de Chile when it comes to truly tasting the flavors of this Chile drink. You must try the Chile black Santiago which is made with a blend of Carmenere grapes and traditional chiles. This traditional mix of spices and fruits creates a very strong and powerful Chile black wine. The spices in this wine will make your taste buds tingle with the aroma of peppers and earthiness from the Santiago vine. Chileans have created many different flavors of sweet wine. Chileans also add elements like lime juice, sugar, and cream to their wine to create different salsas. Chileans have even created salsas and punches using traditional components like cream, sugar, and milk. It is these unique combinations that create some of the most mouth-watering salsas and punches. A trip to a local Chile restaurant will give you the opportunity to sample many of these unique drinks. One of the unique and mouth-watering salsas in Chile is the pisco sour. Pisco is the local brand of sparkling wine produced in the state of Chile. It is said that pisco was created in 1810 by workers who were working in the copper mine in the Santa Fe region. The worker noticed that the water from the hot rocks produced an acid that when combined with the water from the tap created a light vinegar flavor that became the signature flavor of the pisco sour. Chileans love their Chile wine and they love their pisco sour! Typically, the typical Chile beverage is a light wine served with vegetables and mild breads. In order to add a bit more kick to their beverages, pisco brandy has been added to the mixture. A typical drink would include a shot of Chile wine followed by a bowl of warm corn soup accompanied by some light cheese and red bell pepper chips. Other popular additions to the pisco sour include fresh strawberries and blueberries, which are both great for improving upon the traditional taste of the beverage. Chilean Drinks are something that the entire country loves. If you are ever in Chile, you can be sure that finding local food and drink is a snap. Restaurants are scattered everywhere with a wide selection of interesting and delicious dishes that incorporate local foods. A trip to Chile is also a great excuse to experience authentic Chilean drinks and dishes. If you love south of the border drinks and food, then there is no better opportunity than to experience this type of food and beverage while you're in South America!