Portuguese wines awarded in the Portugal Wine Trophy
17 July 14
Seven Portuguese wines have been awarded with a Great Medal, four of them produced in Douro wine region. La Rosa Reserve red was considered the best Portuguese wine in competition. The total of Portuguese wines awarded was 108.
The Cooperativa Agrícola Santo Isidro de Pegões was considered the best winemaker over 25 acres and Quinta da Raz won the best winemaker under 25 acres. For the first time in Portugal, the Portugal Wine Trophy edition was organized by Deutsche Wein Marketing GmbH under the supervision of the International Organisation of Vine and Wine (OIV) and the support of Quinta da Boeira in Vila Nova de Gaia, where the contest was held. The panel of judges included 50 international experts and was chaired by Bianchi de Aguiar. The contest had about one thousand wines from 21 countries in competition. Here're the winners of Portugal Wine Throphy 2014.