Wine Fair and Gala 2017 were successfully celebrated in Parque Bicentenario

With 40 exhibiting vineyards, more than 50 media and with over 5 thousand attendees was the result of a new version of the Wine Fair that took place on days 1 and December 2, which was transformed into a A must-see for Chilean wine lovers over the past weekend.

The event began on Thursday 30th with the traditional Wine Gala, attended by important guests of the industry and various members of the press and authorities, where the year's industry leaders were awarded. The acknowledgments fell on Alfonso Undurraga Mackenna of Viña Koyle, who was recognized as a "character of the industry"; Joaquin Almarza, head of vineyards and wines of the agricultural and forestry protection division of SAG, as "Public character", while Viu Manent took the galvano as the "vineyard of the year".

During the days of Friday and Saturday the doors were opened for the arrival of the general public, who with enthusiasm were able to taste the latest innovations that the vineyards had for show, in addition to enjoying live music and enjoy gastronomic samples, among many other surprises.

Mario Pablo Silva, president of Wines of Chile, commented that "this event is a opportunity for the public to approach, know and enjoy a great experience from the hand of our vineyards, whose wines are recognized worldwide for their great quality and diversity. "