Casa Silva, a family owned winery from the Colchagua valley in Chile, has been voted Winery of the Year 2013 by the Association of Chilean Wine and Wines of Chile. This culminates a year that saw Casa Silva win Gold and Silver at Vinalties 2013 and Challenge International du Vin 2013. Casa Silva wines are distributed in Ireland by Febvre & Company Limited.
The Winery of the Year Award was presented to President of Casa Silva, Mario Silva Cifuentes and CEO Mario Pablo Silva by René Araneda, President of Wines of Chile and Luis Mayol, Chilean’s Minister for Agriculture at a Wine Gala event.
In expressing his delight on behalf of the Casa Silva team and family, Mario Pablo Silva, thanked his peers for this special honour and acknowledged that they now need to set even higher goals for the coming year “that will result in a permanent search for quality wines that express their own land and have their own style characteristics”.
The Casa Silva family is 100% committed to the Chilean wine industry and contributes to its image through its outstanding tourist facilities. It also hosts a full range of leisure activities, seminars and meetings to enable the development of Wines of Chile.