With 185 medals, Portugal occupies the 5th place in the ranking of the best countries participating in the Mundus Vini contest, organized by Meininger.
With 185 medals, including 6 Grand Gold, 97 Gold and 82 Silver medals, Portugal ranked 5th in the ranking of the best countries participating in the 2021 edition of Mundus Vini. As published by Meininger, Portuguese wines awarded with a Grand Gold medal are: Quinta do Pego Porto LBV, 2014 Casa Santos Lima Malbec tinto, 2018 Quinta da Gaivosa Porto, 2018 Cooperativa Agrícola Sto. Isidro de Pegões – Contemporal Moscatel Roxo, 2013 Justinos Madeira Colheita 2003 Quinta D. Matilde – Dona Matilde Reserva tinto, 2017 The Mundus Vini is one of the most important competitions in the world of wine: "the awards are intended to offer producers, wine-growers, importers and consumers a forum which, firstly, permits a comparison of wines and offers valuable help with decision-making and orientation when buying wine and, secondly, reaches a wide public". The Mundus Vini awards are awarded, strategically, twice a year, once before Pro-Wein and once, in the summer, "to combine with the autumn fairs and year-end business".
8 September 21
The 5th Global Wine Tourism Conference this year takes place in Portugal, from the 8th to the 10th of September, in Monsaraz.
Wines of Portugal collaborates with Portugal’s Tourism Institute in this initiative through the organization of a Masterclass, which will take place on the first day of the event (September 8th), from 12:00 to 14:30, where there will be a Wine Tasting of the 14 Portuguese Wine Regions addressed to around 50 international participants who will be at the Conference.