Wines of Portugal awarded at the International Wines & Spirits Competition
2 August 17
A total of 340 Portuguese wines were awarded in the last edition of the International Wine & Spirits Competition.
The fortified wines Bacalhôa Moscatel de Setúbal Superior 2002, Blandy's 1980 Terrantez, Cálem Port Harvest 1961, Cossart Gordon 1987 Bual and Kopke Porto Harvest 194 exceled among the Portuguese wines in competition with 5 Outstanding Gold Medals. In addition to this important award, Cálem Porto Colheita wines 1961 and Blandy's 1980 Terrantez were awarded the highest distinction in competition, the Port Wine Trophy 2017 and the Madeira Trophy 2017, respectively. Portugal also won 11 gold medals, 120 silver medals, 33 outstanding silver medals and 168 bronze medals. International Wines & Spirits Competition was founded in 1969, being one of the first international wine competitions. It is currently a reference for the selection of the best wines in the world. Check out the full list of winners here.