Investment Date: October, 2015
Sector: Leisure, food and beverage
THE HACIENDAS COMPANY
The Haciendas Company (“THC”) produces and markets premium wines, and food products from Spain. The company owns some of the most prominent historic wineries in Rioja Alta – Marqués de la Concordia (1812), Rioja Santiago (1870, second oldest in the region), Paternina (1896) and Lagunilla (1885) – and a collection of wine estates at prime locations of the Duero Valley, all part of the Marqués de la Concordia Family of Wines umbrella-brand. THC’s wines have won 136 international awards since 2004.
In addition, THC owns and operates Spain’s first luxury wine-hotel. Opened in 2004, the Hacienda Zorita Wine Hotel & Spa is housed in a historic monastery and estate founded in 1366 near Salamanca.
The company also markets fine foods, predominantly award-winning premium cheeses, produced on its 300 hectares organic farm.