The wines from the Cooperative Winery of Vidigueira, Cuba and Alvito received three silver awards (Tambuladeiras de Prata) in the contest «Wine Harvest 2014» from the Portuguese Wine Experts Association (Escanções de Portugal).
In this initiative recognized by the Portuguese Institute of Vineyards and Wine, the evaluation criteria is based on the grouping and tasting of wines from the same family and the awards given only to wines with Protected Designation of Origin or Protected Geographical Indication, as referred in the Association’s rules of procedure.
The wines Vila dos Gamas Master Collection DOC Alentejo Branco (white wine), Vila dos Gamas Master Collection DOC Alentejo Tinto (red wine) and Vidigueira DOC Alentejo Tinto (red wine) were awarded silver prizes with classifications from 85 to 90 points.
As for the distinctive features of these wines, Vila dos Gamas Master Collection DOC Alentejo Tinto has an intense aroma of jam fruits with coffee and vanilla notes, and Vila dos Gamas Master Collection DOC Alentejo Branco has an aroma with notes of tropical fruit and a fruity and fresh flavor.
Vidigueira DOC Alentejo Tinto, a wine that had previously won a silver medal in Wine Masters Challenge 2015 – XII World Wine Contest, has a complex and intense aroma of red fruits and notes of vanilla and nuts.
It is a reason to say: White or Red? Vidigueira!
Vidigueira, when wine is a journey… Blessed by the Portugal Wine Experts!