Oakville, Calif., (July 18, 2019) – Robert Mondavi Winery, known for creating world-renowned Napa Valley wines, has been awarded “The Best Vineyard in North America” by The World’s Best Vineyards Academy. Comprised of an esteemed voting committee of sommeliers and professional wine reviewers from around the world, The World’s Best Vineyards list recognizes the finest in wine tourism, encouraging visitors from all over the world to explore some of the most prestigious wineries, vineyards, and hospitality programs available. Ranked among world-class properties, including Château Margaux, Zuccardi Valle du Uco, and Opus One Winery, Robert Mondavi Winery is recognized as the top winery property in North America and twelfth in the world.

“Our mission at Robert Mondavi Winery is to produce wines of elegance and complexity that are recognized globally for their exceptional quality,” says Geneviève Janssens, chief winemaker at Robert Mondavi Winery. “We are truly honored to be recognized as the best vineyard in North America.”

Robert Mondavi Winery was founded in 1966 by winemaking pioneer Robert Mondavi, whose vision was to create Napa Valley wines that could stand in the company of the world’s finest. The first major winery built in Napa Valley in the three decades following the repeal of Prohibition, Robert Mondavi Winery created the foundation for the modern-day California wine industry. Today, Robert Mondavi Winery continues to pursue the fullest expression of Napa Valley terroir in wines that are also varietally authentic. Mondavi chose to situate his estate next to To Kalon Vineyard, one of the most coveted wine growing parcels in the world, known for producing award-winning Cabernet Sauvignon and for its Sauvignon Blanc, from which Robert Mondavi Winery makes its signature Reserve and I-Block Fumé Blanc wines. The winery is home to permanent and rotating collections of local and international artwork, seasonal festivals, music events and culinary experiences, making a visit to the iconic estate a year-round occasion. Robert Mondavi Winery is located at 7801 St. Helena Highway in Oakville, Napa Valley.

For more information about Robert Mondavi Winery, visit https://www.robertmondaviwinery.com/.