Adega de Monção conquers gold and silver on the International Wine Challenge
The wines Muralhas de Monção 2016 and Deu-la Deu reserva 2014, from the Adega Cooperativa de Monção, have just won two gold medals on the International Wine Challenge 2017 (IWC), one of the most prestigious wine contests on an international level.
On the second stage of the event, which happened in London during two weeks of blind tasting, was also distinguished Alvarinho Deu-la-Deu Reserva 2015 with a silver medal and the white Adega de Monção 2016 has received the “Recommended Award”. After being distinguished with a gold medal, Muralhas de Monção strikes again on which it’s considered the champion of all trophies, a prize only given to the ones whose punctuation stand with the highest score. It was also distinguished with a gold medal.
Armando Fontainhas, president of the Adega Cooperativa de Monção, congratulates his distinctive company, considering that this is de the result of a “persistent, determinate and passionate work which allows the sub-region of Monção and Melgaço the production of high value wines”, referring also that he is proud of seeing all of his work being distinguished and globally recognized.