Record-breaking 17 Georgian wines have won top gold and silver awards at prestigious competition MUNDUS VINI International Wine Award 2018 in Germany:
The gold prizes were awarded to:
2013 Saperavi Premium (Best of Show Georgia) Winery Khareba
Alaverdi Tradition Dry Red Wine Badagoni
2013 Kakhetian Noble Badagoni
2015 Shilda Winery Napareuli Shilda Winery
2015 Saperavi Shilda Winery
2017 Vazis XIDI N°1 Saperavi Babutsa
2017 Vazis XIDI N°2 Saperavi Babutsa
2017 Vazis XIDI N°3 Saperavi Babutsa
2016 Zangaura Saperavi Georgian Wines
The silver medals were awarded to:
Wine Company Shumi
2014 Mukuzani Red dry
2014 Kakhetian Noble Dry white
2010 Saperavi Reserve
2015 Saperavi Premium Red Dry Wine
2017 Vazis XIDI N°4 Otskanuri Saperavi
This 2018’s Spring Tasting results are better for Georgian winemakers compared to last year’s results, when only 7 gold and 2 silver medals were awarded to Georgian wines (read more here
Most of the wines submitted for tasting are from Italy (1,700) followed by Spain (1,400), as well as by France (750) and Portugal (700).
The award-winning wines from the Spring Tasting will be presented at the MUNDUS VINI Tasting Area at ProWein in Düsseldorf, the world’s largest wine trade fair, from 18 to 20 March 2018. The wines awarded with a special award will also be honoured at a prestigious award ceremony on the first day of the exhibition. The MUNDUS VINI board will personally hand over the certificates to the wineries.
The MUNDUS VINI International Wine Award is one of the most prestigious wine awards in the world. The Wine Award process takes place twice a year, in spring and late summer.
Source: Hvino News