The international contest – which held its eleventh edition at the Spanish Tasting School – recognizes the quality of the best wines in the world bottled in double format
December 11, 2019, La Seca (Valladolid) . – On November 29, Madrid hosted the final tasting of the Magnum International Awards , in which 71 wines from Spain, Italy, Romania, Portugal and France competed to be recognized for their quality in this format.
A total of 13 international juries specialized in sensory analysis agreed to award the Gold medal to Four Stripes Forty Harvest Verdejo 2018 of Bodega Cuatro Rayas in the category of Quiet White Wines, recognizing the excellence of this wine that is made with grapes from vines over 40 years old.
Cuatro Rayas Cuarenta Vendimias Verdejo, lemon yellow with greenish tones, is intense and clean on the nose and its aromas of fennel and low forest stand out. Fat and long on the palate, it is a wine with a lot of structure and great persistence and is perfect to pair with rice, fish, pasta and white meat.
The International Magnum Awards – organized by Alamesa Wine & Beer Action Marketing and Concursosdevino.com – have recognized the quality of double-format bottled wines for more than 10 years, a presentation with great acceptance among the general public and with high penetration in the market. hotel sector. In the opinion of experts, bottling in Magnum significantly improves the quality of the wine.
With these awards, which are sponsored by the OIV – International Organization of Vine and Wine -, it is intended not only to reward the excellence of the best wines in the world in double format but also to disseminate the advantages of the Magnum presentation and promote their presence in the different areas of distribution.