Verallia Portugal has sponsored the 11th Beira Interior Wine Competition

Verallia Portugal has sponsored the 11th Beira Interior Wine Competition

The delivery of the awards of the 11th Beira Interior Wine Competition took place in the beginning of July, with 250 guests, in Fundão, and was sponsored by Verallia Portugal.

The Competition is organised by the Regional Wine Commission of Beira Interior (CVRBI), with the support of the Business Association of Guarda region (NERGA) and the Business Association of Beira Baixa (AEBB). In this edition, 72 wines were competing, among white, red and rosé of the categories DO (Denomination of Origin) Beira Interior and IG (Geographical Indication) Terras da Beira, from 25 producers.

Rodolfo Queirós, technical director of the Wine Commission, says that the quality of Beira Interior wines has been rising over the years and that currently the region’s wines are at the same level as the best wines in the rest of the country and abroad.”

The Medal for The Best Wine in the Competition was awarded to the wine Quinta do Cardo Vinha Lomedo – DO Beira Interior Biological Síria Branco 2015 from Agrocardo, S.A. Verallia Portugal congratulates all the winners and participants.

All results here.