1. Francisco Baettig awarded Winemaker Of The Year  
   

Francisco Baettig, winemaker and Technical Director of Viña Errázuriz, Viñedo Chadwick and Viña Seña, has been awarded Winemaker of the Year by Tim Atkin MW, in his annual Chile Report 2018. This outstanding recognition positions Baettig among the top winemakers of the world, and also crowns an exceptional career highlighted by his passionate hard work, always in a constant quest for making his wines even better, along with a deep commitment for searching and understanding the diversity of Chilean terroir.

A thrilled Francisco Baettig commented: “this is a wonderful recognition that inspires me to keep on working in what is my passion, trying to create unique and distinctive wines that could stand out alongside world class wines. I wish to extend this recognition to the exceptional and unique winemaking team that works with me in this dream.”

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  2. In the upcoming June issue of Wine & Spirits, Viña
Errazuriz’s shines with outstanding reviews and scores
 
 

In the upcoming June issue of Wine & Spirits, Viña Errazuriz’s shines with outstanding reviews and scores. Don Maximiano Founder’s Reserve 2015 is awarded as Year’s best Chilean Cabernet – Carmenere blend with a fantastic 95 points. Other wines featured in this issue include La Cumbre, The Blend Red, Aconcagua Costa Syrah and Aconcagua Costa Pinot Noir.

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  3. Viña Errazuriz Ranks #5 in The World’s Most Admired
Wine Brands list for third consecutive year
 
 

Viña Errazuriz has been included for third consecutive year in Drinks International’s list of the world’s top 50 most admired wine brands, consolidating its fifth place.


Drinks International releases its ‘World’s Most Admired Wine Brands’ list each year, polling more than 200 of the world’s top masters of

 

wine, sommeliers, commercial wine buyers, educators and journalists to put it together. The World’s Most Admired Wine Brands Managing Editor Christian Davis comments: “Looking back, the leading runners and riders have changed hardly at all.”

 

Eduardo Chadwick, President of Viña Errazuriz comments, ‘We are very honoured and proud to receive this recognition as it reinforces the global presence and brand awareness that Viña Errazuriz has worked so hard to achieve. Our market focused commercial strategy and outstanding quality have earned us this fantastic position which is a major recognition for Viña Errazuriz as well as for Chile’s wine industry.’

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  4. Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year  
 

The winner of Errázuriz Wine Photographer
of the Year 2018, a category of Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year, was announced at a packed reception at the Mall Galleries, London on Tuesday 24 April 2018. A brilliant shot, Spinning the Chardonnay, showing wine spinning into a tank, taken by Melbournebased photographer Victor Pugatschew, has seized this year’s crown for Errazuriz Wine Photographer of the Year, a category of Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year 2018, the world’s leading celebration of food

 

photography and film. Click here for the stunning winning image, plus the winners on the other categories sponsored by Viña Errázuriz.

 
 
   
  5. Decanter Man Of The Year 2018 celebration
dinner in London
 
   

Eduardo Chadwick has been awarded the prestigious title of Decanter Man of the Year for devoting his life to the service of fine wine and recognized excellence in the wine world. Eduardo Chadwick, President of Viña Errázuriz and Viña Seña, commented: “I receive this award on behalf of Chile as a recognition that it has entered the realms of fine wine. Previous recipients – Corinne Mentzelopoulos, Piero Antinori, Robert Mondavi, Angelo Gaja and Aubert de Villaine– have helped prove that their countries are part of this world-class family of wine terroirs, and this has been my life-long ambition.”

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  6. Upcoming events:  
     

Vinexpo Hong Kong Masterclass
Why Vintage Matters:
Iconic Wines from Chile

 
 

Eduardo Chadwick and Jeannie Cho Lee MW will be hosting on a tasting journey to discover what made 2015 and 2016 such perfect vintages in Chile and why vintage variation plays an important role in distinguishing the iconic wines of Chile. Wines featured include the highly acclaimed Las Pizarras Chardonnay and Pinot Noir as well as Errazuriz’s flagships of Kai, La Cumbre and Don Maximiano. Tasting will finalize with Viñedo Chadwick, Chile’s first perfect wine.

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James Suckling Great
Wines of the Andes Tasting

 
   

Viña Errazuriz will be present in James Suckling’s first Great Wines of the Andes Asia Edition. After sell-out events in the USA for the past four years, James Suckling has brought this format finally to Asia’s shores. The announcement of the event has met a huge interest by our Asian audience. During the grand tasting we will be presenting two our flagships: Don Maximiano 2015 and Kai 2015 presented by Marketing Director Magui Chadwick.

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Bettane & Desseauve
Grand Tasting

 
   

Viña Errazuriz will participate in the 6th edition of le Grand Tasting Shanghai, which will take place at Hotel Hyatt on the Bund on June 1st and 2nd, 2018. These two exceptional days in the heart of Shanghai will give be a great opportunity for VIña Errazuriz to present its new releases including Don Maximiano, Aconcagua Costa and Max Reserva to Chinese amateurs and wine lovers, as well as professionals from the Shanghai region.