Caravedo Pisco

How We Produce Caravedo Pisco

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The Unmitigated Spirit Of The Grape The formula used to produce pisco has remained pure and protected for centuries, altered only to make room for improvements in the quest for perfection. Modern technology makes it possible to guarantee more precision in certain processes, but can never replace or betray the tradition founded by the first […]

Caravedo Distillery

Pisco is Caravedo

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The Wonderful Journey from The Vine to The Bottle There is something magical about the way Caravedo Pisco is made, something happens during the grape’s passage, from the moment when it first sprouts in the vine to when it is bottled, transformed at last into magic and beauty! The fresh juice of the grape, or […]

Pisco is Peruvian

Pisco is Peruvian

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Peru’s Gift To The World There can be no doubt that pisco is a beverage of Peruvian origin, for there is abundant historical evidence to support this fact. Going back to pre-Columbian times, the word “pisco” is the Quechua name that ancient Peruvians gave to birds. This is particularly significant given that the numerous species […]

Pisco

What is Pisco?

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The World’s Finest Grape Distillate Peru’s warm valleys spread throughout the coastal region from Lima to Tacna, produce the finest grape distillate in the world, a beverage filled with flavor, aroma, and body with a clear, transparent, almost celestial appearance which serves as a pere prelude to the remarkable experience that is tasting it. In […]

Mountain Peru

Peru A Land Of Wonders

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The history of Peru stretches back more than 10,000 years. It is a land filled with enchantment, riches, and, mystery. It is the most verdant part of its vast territory – tropical forest teeming with life – where the majestic Amazon River emerges. The potato, that prodigious food source that saved the world, was first […]

Caravedo Pisco Sour

Pisco Sour

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    Pisco Sour – Perhaps most well-known around the globe is Peru’s Pisco Sour. A frothy topped cocktail that relies on hardily shaken egg white for its silky smooth texture, the Pisco Sour is a crowd-pleaser. No celebration or family gathering is complete without a tray of Pisco Sours, and it lends itself to […]

Vineyard Development

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What an exciting time at the vineyard, as we start preparing for harvest! The stage of development called veraison has recently passed, and the clusters are maturing perfectly. Our people are working the vineyards, meticulously pruning and maintaining the vines to ensure the vine’s resources are dedicated to producing the sugar in the berries needed to make an […]

Chilcano Week

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The Chilcano cocktail is celebrated each January with a week-long festival known as Chilcano Week. Of course at Caravedo, we like to celebrate this refreshing drink throughout the year because of its simplicity and versatility. The Chilcano was created in the 1880’s by Italians that migrated to Peru. They replaced the Italian grappa they used with Peruvian Pisco in […]