Wines of Portugal Challenge with 25 international judges
14 February 14
From 13th to 16th May at CNEMA, Santarém.
Viniportugal is preparing another edition of Wines of Portugal Challenge. The challenge will be held in CNEMA, Santarém next May. This challenge is an important event to help Portuguese wines gain visibility in key export markets. Challenge submissions will be available to winemakers next March, 1st on www.concursovinhosdeportugal.pt. This edition ViniPortugal Board tried to gather important opinion makers in the challenge jury. Thus, Grand Jury will have the presence of Shinya Tasaky, ASI president, Evan Goldstein (MS), Dirceu Viana Júnior (MW), the only Portuguese-speaking Master of Wine and Charles Metcalfe, in addition to the Portuguese wine experts Luis Lopes and Bento Amaral. Another 21 wine experts, mainly winemakers, will join the jury. Therefore, international judges will have the possibility to better understand the Portuguese wine sector.