Tesco sweeps the board at International Wine Awards

13 May 2015

Tesco scooped over 100 medals for its own-label wine at the International Wine Challenge. Overall the retailer picked up a remarkable 132 gongs including 5 Gold, 21 Silver and 45 Bronze medals. An impressive, 98 per cent of the wines Tesco entered into the awards received a medal.

Tesco scooped over 100 medals for its own-label wine at the International Wine Challenge.

Overall the retailer picked up a remarkable 132 gongs including 5 Gold, 21 Silver and 45 Bronze medals. An impressive, 98 per cent of the wines Tesco entered into the awards received a medal.

Jason Tarry, Chief Product Officer at Tesco said, “We are delighted that our wines have proven to be amongst the best in the world. With 98 per cent of the wines we entered into the competition receiving a medal, it’s testament to our belief that offering customers great quality wine at affordable prices is truly a winning combination.”

Amongst the 132 medals, Tesco wines were awarded:

5 Gold Medals:

  • Tesco finest* Amontillado
  • Tesco finest* Vintage Grand Cru Champagne
  • Tesco finest* Dessert Semillon
  • Tesco finest* Chablis
  • Tesco finest* Sancerre

21 Silver Medals

45 Bronze Medals

61 Commended Medals

Tesco range and Value wines were also winners.

Sparkling

  • Bella Cucina Prosecco- Silver Medal
  • Tesco Cava Brut- Bronze Medal

Simply Range

  • Simply Garnacha- Bronze Medal
  • Simply Garnacha Rosé- Bronze Medal
  • Simply Soave Classico-Bronze Medal

 

See the full list of the award winning wines.

 

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01992 644645

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