A Portuguese muscat considered the best in the world
23 July 20
The 20th Edition of Muscats du Monde announced the Top 10 Best Muscatels in the World, which includes 4 Portuguese muscatels, one in the first position.
Muscats du Monde annually distinguishes the best muscatel wines produced worldwide. 158 references were tested, subject to very strict assessment standards such as diversity, quality and high production standards. In total 52 medals were awarded (21 gold and 31 silver). In the Top 10, there are 4 national references: #1 Moscatel Roxo de Setubal Doc - Venancio Costa Lima Family Reserve 2016 # Moscatel de Setubal Doc - Venancio Costa Lima Family Reserve - 5 years # Moscatel de Setubal Doc - Adega de Palmela - 10 years 2006 # Moscatel Roxo de Setubal Do - Casa Ermelinda Freitas Superior 2010 (* Some wines are rigorously equal thus the TOP 10 2020 includes 12 wines) Muscats du Monde is one of the most recognized and important competitions, which annually selects the best of the best: "Muscats du Monde is based on a single conviction: distinguishing quality is the key to differentiation and, thus, to the promotion of wines awarded in a highly competitive and often confusing market."