Portuguese wines awarded in Canada
12 June 12
The latest edition of "Sélections Mondiales des Vins" competition awarded 49 Portuguese wines. Poças Colheita 1992 obtained a Grand Gold Medal, the highest medal of the contest.
Portuguese wines achieved 39 gold medals and 9 silver medals in the competition which is one of the largest North America wine competitions. Among the winners are several red wines, although the list includes Ports, two Moscatel wine (one of the Douro and another from Península de Setúbal wine region) and two white wines (also one of the Douro and other Península de Setúbal wine region). The "Sélections Mondiales des Vins" took place in Canada between May 30 and June 4. The competition featured 1806 wines from 35 countries.