Viñalba is an award-winning winery based in Mendoza, Argentina. It encompasses an eclectic range of grape varieties and wines which showcases the depth and elegance that Argentina can offer.
Launched 11 years ago, Viñalba is now sold in 12 countries and has won over 270 awards in major international competitions including Argentine Winery of the year and Red Winemaker of the year in the last 2 years. A family-owned business, the winery is run by husband and wife Diane and Hervé Joyaux Fabre who moved to Argentina from Bordeaux in the 1990s.
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Craig Durham is the Managing Director of Buckingham Schenk who co-owns the brand Viñalba. He has been instrumental in creating and launching the brand in the UK.
With over 25 years’ experience in the wine business, Craig has worked for industry leaders such as Matthew Clark and Constellation wines and he has worked with many wineries across the world. He has an unhealthy respect for Monty Python and is a full-time chauffeur for his two children who swim a lot around the country! Craig loves walking both in challenging charity events but also thanks to his unique zig-zag method style of playing Golf. Craig has also been a full-time Cheltenham resident for over 35 years.