Pisco Day: why Chileans’ favorite distillate is commemorated this Wednesday, May 15 (and one of the best evaluated worldwide)

Pisco Day: why Chileans’ favorite distillate is commemorated this Wednesday, May 15 (and one of the best evaluated worldwide)
Pisco Day: why Chileans’ favorite distillate is commemorated this Wednesday, May 15 (and one of the best evaluated worldwide)

This Wednesday, and like every May 15, National Pisco Day is commemorated in Chileconsidered one of the favorite distillates of Chileans and chilean.

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Also, this drink has crossed the borders of the country, attracting attention and conquering people in different parts of the world.

In this, during March of this 2024, ranking of Taste Atlas, entity in charge of evaluating traditional dishes, ingredients and local drinks, among others, which revealed that Chilean pisco is positioned among the 50 best liquors worldwide, crowning himself as the second best in South America.

But, Why is Pisco Day commemorated in Chile?

The date became a tradition that is part of the Chilean idiosyncrasy. since 2009.

This since in said year, The law was enacted that recognized pisco as “Cultural Heritage of the country”.

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This alcoholic drink It is not only produced in Chile, but also in Peru, where its main difference lies in the type of grape: in Peru it is classified as purewhile in the Chilean alcohol content.

To this the production process is addedsince the national pisco is distilled twice to achieve the desired alcoholic strength, unlike Peru, which only distills it once.

The bottling It is also one of the factors to considersince in the Peruvian country This drink is not allowed to be aged.while the Chilean can be aged in oak barrels.

How to prepare a pisco?

In that sense, one of the most consumed beverages with this distillate is “Swimming pool”, for which only All you need is pisco, ice and cola. However, there are those who prefer it with white or isotonic drinks.

In a tall glass, mix the proportion of pisco and the type of soda, which will depend solely on the consumer. Furthermore, it should be added ice up to half the glass approximately.

There are different measures to prepare it, the most common are relationships 30/60 or even 20/80. There are also those who prefer it stronger, with a relationship of 60/30.

 
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