9th Wine Contest of Beira Interior sponsored by Verallia Portugal

9th Wine Contest of Beira Interior sponsored by Verallia Portugal

The event organized by the Regional Viticultural Commission of Beira Interior, the Municipality of Sabugal, the NERGA- Núcleo Empresarial da Região da Guarda and AEBB - Associação Empresarial da Beira Baixa, distinguished the quality of wines from this region.

For the first time with the sponsorship of Verallia Portugal, the results of 9th Wine Contest of Beira Interior were known during the night of July 2th, a bright ceremony in the Castle of Sabugal.

78 wines were booked (still wine or sparkling, red, white or pink, classified as DOC Beira Interior or as Wine Regional Terras da Beira) 26 producers participated on 17th and 18th of June and evaluated in blind tasting by a jury of winemakers, members of the hotels and restaurants, wine critics, members of tasters cameras other wine committees; and this year with two tasters coming from Spain.
The jury was chaired by the prestigious critic wines, Aníbal Coutinho, who coordinated the event.
In the end, the award-winning wines received gold medals, silver and even the Great Gold Medal for the best wine of Beira Interior.
Thus, Verallia Portugal remains next to all its customers while maintaining a global and outreach strategy.

The results can be viewed at HERE.