Nominee: New World Winery of the Year
With more than 130 years of operation, today Viña Undurraga is one of the oldest and a pioneer wine companies in Chile with a winemaking capacity of 24 million litres and exports to more than 70 countries selling up to 1.7 million cases per year worldwide, indeed they were the first Chilean winery to export to the US in 1930.
The company boasts 2 state of the art wineries and vineyards totaling over 1,100 hectares stretching across Chile allowing award winning winemaker Rafael Urrejola and his team to develop wines that express the character of each area perfectly. This philosophy is applied to each wine across the Undurraga portfolio with meticulous detail but nowhere more so than with the T.H range for which there are almost too many accolades to list. Undurraga is recognized worldwide for the quality of their wines which have received numerous national and international awards.