The “International Wine Guide 2013” has just released the results of their wine tasting contest.
They have sampled a total of 2,425 wines from 29 countries. For the event is presented wines from Argentina, Australia, Austria, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Czech Republic, China, UK, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Lebanon, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Portugal, Romania, Spain, South Africa, Tunisia, Turkey, United States.
The contest tasting sessions were conducted in the month of June. They have obtained a total of 728 medal wines. Representing approximately 30% of the samples submitted.
The objectives of this event are to inform consumers and international wine professionals about the quality of the winning wines, helping the dissemination and communication of the same; provide guidance message to 80% of consumers who expect international references on wine; strengthening the production and development of quality wines and contribute to the dissemination of the culture of wine and reasonable consumption of this beverage with beneficial health qualities.
See the full results in www.internationalwineguide.net
The South African Great Gold winner(s) are:
Alvi’s Drift Private Cellar AD Muscat de Frontignan 2010