Algodon Wine Estate’s Malbec Featured at Michelin 3-Star Restaurant, The Fat Duck, in West London

Source: Algodon Wines & Luxury Development Group
05.17.2017

NEW YORK, NY – May 17, 2017 – Algodon Wines & Luxury Development Group, Inc. (OTCQB: VINO), is proud to announce that Algodon Fine Wine's Malbec is now featured on the esteemed wine list of West London’s The Fat Duck, a Michelin 3-Star Restaurant, and arguably the U.K.’s most famous eatery, having won top international honors such as restaurant of the year, Best Restaurant in the World and Best Restaurant in the U.K.

The brainchild of Heston Blumenthal, The Fat Duck is described as a “renowned temple to innovative Modern British cuisine.” Known for not only its theatrical, eccentric cuisine, but its well established wine list, the addition of Algodon Group’s Malbec stands as a testament to the supremely high standard of quality to which its winemakers hold themselves.

Algodon Fine Wines are available within the United States through Sherry-Lehmann’s retail storefront in NYC as well as on the company’s website. Algodon Group will be offering shareholders of record a 25% discount on all purchases through the Sherry-Lehmann online wine shop, utilizing the promotional code VINO1234. For more information, please visit Algodon Fine Wine’s website at www.AlgodonWines.com.

For those interested in experiencing The Fat Duck, tickets are available at www.TheFatDuck.co.uk or via telephone at +44 (0) 1628 580 333.

About Sherry-Lehmann Wine & Spirits

Founded in 1934, Sherry-Lehmann is located in the heart of Manhattan, at 505 Park Avenue. The Sherry-Lehmann store combines old-world charm with modern sophistication, and caters to seasoned wine lovers and beginners alike. Renowned for its deep stock of fine wine and spirits from across the globe, it's helpful, knowledgeable staff, and award-winning website, Sherry-Lehmann is committed to delivering an incomparable level of customer service. Entering its 83rd year of business, Sherry-Lehmann's dedication has earned many awards, including: "Retailer of the Year" (The Wine Enthusiast), "New York's #1 Wine Shop" (Zagat), and the "#1 Wine Shop in America" (Forbes). Visit www.Sherry-Lehmann.com for more information.

About Algodon Wines & Luxury Development Group (Algodon Group)

In building our luxury brand ALGODON®, one of prestige, distinction and elegance, we begin with a focus on the quality and reputation of our award-wining wines.  Algodon Wines ultimately serve as our ambassador, as we then identify and develop vineyard operations, luxury lifestyle properties, and other real estate assets and opportunities.  Our company has a passion for seeking outstanding opportunities, with the potential for growth, in spectacular settings.  As we continue to produce the ultra-fine wines for which we have become recognized, we expect that our reputation for quality will only continue to grow and accordingly increase the value of our company’s brand and real estate holdings.  Algodon’s non-leveraged, luxury assets serve as our mainstay and are currently concentrated in Argentina, which we believe represents one of the most undervalued investment sectors in the world today. For more information, please visit www.algodongroup.com.

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

The information discussed in this press release includes “forward looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 (the “Securities Act”) and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the “Exchange Act”).  All statements, other than statements of historical facts, included herein concerning, among other things, planned capital expenditures, future cash flows and borrowings, pursuit of potential acquisition opportunities, our financial position, business strategy and other plans and objectives for future operations, are forward looking statements. These forward looking statements are identified by their use of terms and phrases such as “may,” “expect,” “estimate,” “project,” “plan,” “believe,” “intend,” “achievable,” “anticipate,” “will,” “continue,” “potential,” “should,” “could,” and similar terms and phrases.  Although we believe that the expectations reflected in these forward looking statements are reasonable, they do involve certain assumptions, risks and uncertainties and are not (and should not be considered to be) guarantees of future performance.  Among these risks are those set forth in a Form 10-K filed on March 30, 2016.  It is important that each person reviewing this release understand the significant risks attendant to the operations of Algodon.  Algodon disclaims any obligation to update any forward-looking statement made herein.

 This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any of the Company’s securities in the United States.  The securities described herein have not been, and will not be, registered under the Securities Act, or any state securities laws, and may not be offered or sold except in compliance with the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or pursuant to exemptions therefrom.

 Media and Investor Relations:

Algodon Group

Rick Stear

Corporate Communications & Marketing Manager

212.739.7669

rstear@algodongroup.com

 MZ Group

Chris Tyson

Managing Director – MZ North America

Direct: 949-491-8235

chris.tyson@mzgroup.us

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