15.09.2015. (Hvino News). In September Georgian wines have won top awards at Asia Wine Trophy in Daejeon, South Korea. The Asia Wine Trophy 2015, with 3920 registered wines from 29 different countries, is the largest competition in Asia. The 136 international judges have awarded a total of 1173 wines, 21 Grand Gold medals, 720 Gold medals and 432 Silver medals.
Winners from Georgia are:
- Saperavi Reserve 2005, Kakhuri Ltd.
- White dry wine 2014, JSC Telavi Wine Cellar (50,00% Mtsvane / 50,00% Kisi)
- Kindzmarauli 2014, Kakhuri Ltd.
This wine contest takes place within the scope of the Daejeon International Food and Wine Festival. The tasting is supported by the prestigious Kyung Hee University of Seoul.
The Asia Wine Trophy, launched in 2013, became instantly the largest wine competition in Asia. Daejeon International Marketing Enterprise (DIME) and Deutsche Wein-Marketing GmbH collaboratively host and organize the 3rd edition of the event under the patronage of the OIV (Organisation Internationale de la Vigne et du Vin) and the UIOE (Union Internationale des Oenologues).