D.O. Medal Wines Navarra in Brussels
17 wines of the Denomination of Origin Navarra have been awarded at the 2011 Brussels World Competition, one of the most prestigious on the international scene.
Less than one percent of the 7,386 wines entered for the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles get a Great Gold Medal
Among them, a Navarre Cirsus Pay Late Harvest Muscat 2007 from Bodegas Pago de Cirsus (Iñaki Núñez). And so opens the medal table with DONavarra of a major international competitions the wine sector.
Four wines have won a Gold Medal: Agnes of Cleves Reserva 2006 and 2010 White Runes Piedmont Winery, Fortius Gran Reserva 2001 Bodegas Cirsus Valcarlos and Payment of Selected Harvest 2008 from Bodegas Pago de Cirsus (Iñaki Núñez).
The victory was complete with silver medals collected by: Albret Chardonnay 2010, Bodegas Finca Albret (Prince of Viana), Beramendi Winery 2010 White Beramendi 3F, Enanzo Winery Chardonnay 2010 Enanzo Fields, Fortius Elite 2004 from Bodegas Valcarlos, Inurrieta Four Inurrieta 2008 and 2008 North Oak Warehouse Inurrieta, Palacio de la Vega Chardonnay 2010, Bodegas Palacio de la Vega, Piedmont Piedmont Gamma Gamma White 2010 and 2009 from Bodegas Tinto Piedmont, Prince of Viana Chardonnay 2010 and Prince of Viana Reserva 2006 Bodegas Prince of Viana and Trace Together since 1958 2009 Enanzo Fields Winery.
The jury was composed of nearly 300 international tasters among sommeliers, buyers, importers, wine writers and journalists.
The next edition of the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles, the nineteenth, will be held on 4,5 and 6 May 2012 in Guimaraes (Portugal), European Capital of Culture 2012.