Gold medals for Portuguese Wines in Vinalies 2011
16 March 11
Portuguese wines have achieved 18 gold medals in Vinalies Internationales. The contest is organized by the Union of Winemakers in France.
Portuguese wines won 52 medals including 18 gold and 34 silver medals. Port Wines got 8 gold medals scattered by 5 Tawny Port, 2 “Colheita” and 1 Vintage. Still wines (DO or “Regional”) won 10 gold medals and they were mostly red wines. The gold medal wine list sorted is presented below. Other results can be searched on the contest website. DO or “Regional” Wines Adega Cooperativa de Borba Reserva Red 2008 CARMIM Alicante Bouschet Red 2009 Cortes de Cima Aragonez Red 2008 Marcolino Sebo Colheita seleccionada Red 2009 Visconde de Borba Reserva Red 2008 Quinta do Quetzal Reserva Red 2008 Quinta do Espirito Santo Reserva Red 2008 Casal de Coelheira Rosé 2010 Quinta da Fonte do Ouro Reserva Red 2008 Quinta dos Carvalhais Touriga Nacional Red 2004 Vinhos do Porto Maynard's 10 years old Tawny Ferreira Reserva Dona Antónia Azul Portugal Tawny Sandeman 20 years old tawny Vasconcellos Muito Velho tawny 40 anos Vista Alegre “Colheita” 1995 Krohn “Colheita” 1966 Rozès Vintage 2008