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Gold and cialis blood thinner Silver medals for us at Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2015
Our wines were awarded with gold and silver medals at the prestigious Concours Mondial de Bruxelles, whose 22th edition took place in Italy last May:
Castello del Poggio Masarej 2012
Rocca di Montemassi Sassabruna 2012
Castello del Poggio Barbera 2012
Tenuta Il Bosco Oltrenero brut
Tenuta Ca Bolani Prosecco Doc
Tenuta Ca Bolani Pinot Grigio 2013
Platinum Medals for us at the Critics Challenge Wine Competition in US!
We participated in the Critics Challenge Wine Competition and received some great awards for our wines. The Critics Challengeis an international wine competition held each May in San Diego, California. The competition’s chief judges are Robert Whitely, journalist and wine writer, and Mary Ewing-Mulligan, America’s first female MW and president of New York’s International Wine Center.
Castello d’Albola Chianti Classico DOCG, 2011 94
Barboursville Vineyards Nebbiolo Reserve 2012 94
Barboursville Vineyards Octagon 2012 93
Barboursville Vineyards Petit Verdot Reserve 2010 91
Zonin Prosecco 1821 NV 90
Rocca di Montemassi Calasole Vermentino DOC, 2013 90 BEST VERMENTINO
The US wine expert Kerin O'Keefe has recently tasted Chianti Classico wines for the generic cialis 5mg September issue of Wine Enthusiast magazine and our Castello d'Albola wines got great reviews from her:
Castello d'Albola Chianti Classico Docg Riserva 2011 91
Castello d'Albola Chianti Classico Docg Le Ellere 2012 91
Castello d'Albola Chianti Classico Docg 2012 90
Our wines were awarded with Gold and Silver medals at the 2015 edition of SÈlections Mondiales des Vins Canada, an important wine competition that takes place in Canada:
Castello d'Albola Chianti Classico DOCG 2011
Feudo Principi di Butera Syrah 2012
Zonin Velluto Veneto 2013
Zonin Velluto Puglia 2013
Castello del Poggio Moscato d'Asti
Feudo Principi di Butera Nero d'Avola 2013
Barboursville Vineyards Cabernet Franc Reserve 2012 was awarded with Chairman's Award, Unanimous Gold Medal at the 2015 edition of Riverside International Wine Competition in California.
In attachment an article by Telegraph Magazine, a magazine of www.uveg.edu.mx one of Britain's highest circulation newspapers, The Daily Telegraph. In the article Virginia is cited as one of the "Four of the best Wine holidays in unexpected places" and Barboursville Vineyards is mentioned too.
Kerin O'Keefe, Italian editor at Wine Enthusiast, has recently rated our Castello d'Albola wines, that received the following great scores:
93 points Il Solatio 2010
90 points Il Solatio 2011
The ratings will appear in print in the July issue of the magazine.
The British journalist Walter Speller, Italian wine specialist in the Jancis Robinson team, tasted our Castello d'Albola Il Solatio 2011, that scored 17 points and was rated as following for www.jancisrobinson.com : "Mid ruby. Beautiful pronounced spice and dark cherry nose. A supple and wow it's great levitra online shop elegant palate that is almost burgundian in style. The opulent fruit never gets heavy or clumsy and neatly remains medium bodied. Really elegant and fine. Quite a feat for Zonin (owner of this and quite a few other estates throughout Italy".