The wines Vidigueira Reserva Branco 2013 and Vidigueira Grande Escolha Branco 2013, made from our producer’s grapes, were distinguished with the Bacchus 2015 silver medals on the XIII Bacchus International Wine Contest, which took place in Madrid, from March 19th to March 23rd.
On this year’s Wine Masters Challenge XII World Wine Contest (WMC 2015) held in March, in Estoril, the wines Vidigueira Antão Vaz 2013, Vidigueira Branco 2013, Vila dos Gamas Master Collection Branco 2014 (white wines), Vidigueira Tinto 2014 and Vila dos Gamas Master Collection Tinto 2014 (red wines) were awarded silvers medals.
On WMC 2015 a total of 32 gold medals and 123 silver medals were awarded, with five silver medals recognizing the unique features of the wines produced by this winery with a history of more than fifty years.
Last week, CINVE 2015 – International Contest of Wines and Spirits was held in Vallodolid and we received two gold medals for our wines Vidigueira Grande Escolha Tinto 2012 and the recently presented liqueur wine Vidigueira Licoroso DOC Tinto 2013.
In José Miguel de Almeida’s words, our winery director, «the medals received in these important international contests highlight the quality of our wines and the passion that commands our daily work to perfect and take our wines and our region’s particular features beyond borders».
These medals will now join the awards previously conquered by the wines Vidigueira Tinto 2013, Vidigueira Branco 2013, Vidigueira Grande Escolha Tinto 2012 and Vidigueira Antão Vaz 2013. Our brandy, Aguardente Vínica Velha, and our irreverent liqueur wine Vasquinho are also awarded products from the Cooperative Winery of Vidigueira, Cuba and Alvito.