International Wine Challenge

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About International Wine Challenge

The International Wine Challenge (IWC) owned by William Reed Business Media is now in its 31st year. The IWC is accepted as the world's finest and most meticulously judged wine competition which assesses every wine blind and judges each for its faithfulness to style, region and vintage Throughout the rigorous judging processes, each medal winning wine is tasted on three separate occasions by at least 10 different judges and awards include medals (Gold, Silver, Bronze) and Commended awards

About The Digital Newsroom

The International Wine Challenge Digital Newsroom is a simple and useful resource for you to keep track of all the latest news stories. High resolution images and complete press releases are available to download from here, and you can connect with our various social media profiles easily. Suggestions for improvements are welcome.

Contact Details

Ali Maynard and Helen Kenny
Manifest London
t. +44 (0)203 1379 270
e. iwc@manifestlondon.co.uk

International Wine Challenge

Valentine Vino: IWC shares its top tipples for Valentines Day

Casa Luis Cava Rose Extra Dry, NV

Rosé

Bronze

Asda

£5.28

This fruity cava is packed with soft berry flavours, making it the perfect tipple to start your Valentines Day meal. Enjoy this Spanish sparkler well chilled on its own, or as an elegant accompaniment to a fresh salad, or light dishes.

 

Henri Cachet Champagne, NV

White

Silver

Asda

£14.00

This well-balanced and fruity champagne is the only cork you should be popping this Valentines Day. It has a delicate citrus nose with white fruit aromas, and a fresh taste with hints of vanilla. This bubbly delight is sure to impress when paired with a chicken based dish.

 

Philipe Michel Cremant Du Jura, 2013

White

Silver

Aldi

£7.49

Impress that special someone with this top-quality sparkling wine. It’s a fantastic alternative to champagne with crisp green apple flavours, brioche notes and plenty of depth. Be sure to pair this bargain bottle of bubbles with seafood or fish for a match made in heaven!

 

Valdobbiadene Prosecco Spumante Superiore Extra Dry, NV

White

Bronze

Aldi

£6.99

This light and refreshing prosecco with light floral and autumnal fruit notes, is the perfect way to end your meal. Its fresh finish is the perfect palate cleanser making it the ideal partner to fruity desserts.

 

Marks & Spencer Vintage Cava Brut, 2012

White

Bronze

Marks & Spencers

£15.00

This elegant and refreshing vintage cava has delicious lemon and apple flavours. It’s sure to add a touch of occasion to your evening when paired with fresh strawberries.

 

Waitrose Cava Brut Castillo Perelada, NV

White

Silver

Waitrose

£6.32

This delicious and smooth sparkling wine is easy drinking, and perfect when paired with a special someone. Its dry apple tang, and nutty finish are totally irresistible when paired with lightly spiced dishes, or lamb chops.

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Aussie Gold Rush: ‘Phenomenal’ Australian wines secure top medal wins at International Wine Challenge Tranche One

Under embargo till 11am 30/11/2017 Australia among the top three countries at Tranche One of IWC 2018, collecting 15 Gold, 78 Silver and 91 Bronze medals Australian wines captivated at Tranche One of the International Wine Challenge 2018 with 184 medals awarded to entries from down under. This stellar performance by the country’s winemakers saw […]

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Kiwi Quality: New Zealand scoops mighty haul of 200 medals at Tranche One of the 35th International Wine Challenge

Under embargo till 11am 30/11/2017 New Zealand’s winemakers raise a glass to another fruitful year at prestigious wine competition, after receiving 15 Gold, 94 Silver and 94 Bronze medals New Zealand’s winemakers put in a stellar performance at Tranche One of the International Wine Challenge 2018, cementing the country’s position as a powerhouse of wine […]

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