Greek wines have been emerging as the connoisseurs choice over the past few years and the Samos Muscat has been picking up international awards, so much so it picked up Best Sweet Wine at the World Champions of Winemaking…
As every year the Grand Gold Medal, Grande Medaille d’Or, was awarded to the 1% of the participants. Among the 84 winners, 6 won the title of ‘Best Wine Trophy’ by achieving the highest score in their category. Two of them were Greek.
Best Sparkling : Joly-Champagne Cuvee Speciale (Champagne – France)
Best White : Hacienda Zorita Verdejo 2011 (Rueda – Spain)
Best Rose : Theopetra Estate Rose 2011 (Meteora – Greece)
Best Red : Poliphonia Signature 2008 (Vinho Regional / Alentejo – Portugal)
Best Sweet : Samos Nectar White 2008 (Samos – Greece)
Best Spirit : La Botija Pisco Italia 2011 (Chincha – Perou )