Jancis Robinson and Joshua Greene in the Wines of Portugal Challenge
3 March 16
Registrations for the 2016 edition are open, producers may benefit from 5% discount until March 31
Two prestigious international wine critics - Jancis Robinson and Joshua Greene - have confirmed their presence at the 2016 Wines of Portugal Challenge, which will be held from 9 to 11 May at CNEMA in Santarém. The influential journalist and British wine critic, Jancis Robinson, and the expert and American critic, Joshua Greene, will integrate the Grand Jury of the Wines of Portugal Challenge. The Portuguese winemakers are invited to sign up in www.concursovinhosdeportugal.pt where applications will be accessible until 22nd April of 2016. Until March 31, the economic agents have 5% discount. Outside this period the participation costs are the same as the previous editions, the registration of each wine has a cost of 75.00 euros + VAT. The Wines of Portugal Competition is organized by ViniPortugal in partnership with CNEMA, IVV, IVBAM, IVDP, IVV, ANDOVI and Revista de Vinhos. The main purpose of this initiative is to establish itself as an international event with high relevance exclusively dedicated to enhance the visibility of the Portuguese wines in key export markets. The 2015 edition bought together more than 1150 wines from all national wine regions, and that unequivocally demonstrate the quality and diversity of national production.