Bodegas Fernando Catro wins 6 new golden medals and an additional silver medal for its wines with Appellation of Origin Valdepeñas at the international contest "Asia Wine Trophy" held in South Korea.
The gold medal awarded are: Castillo de Baños Reserva (vintage 2012) y Gran Reserva (vintage 2010), Caballero Medieval Gran Reserva (vintage 2010), Raices Gran Reserva (vintage 2010), Decreto Real Crianza (vintage 2013) y Finca La Lomilla Grenache (vintage 2015). Being the Silver medal awarded Valdemonte (vintage 2015).
The 4th Asia Wine Trophy Competition was held at Daejeon, South Korea, from 24 to 27 October. Daejeon International Marketing Enterprise (DIME) and Deutsche Wein – Marketing GmbH has collaboratively hosted and organized the event under the patronage of the OIV (International Organisation of Vine and Wine).
The Competition is held to coincide with two other high profile Asian wine events also being held in Daejeon: the International Wine & Spirits Fair (28 to 30 October) and the Asia Wine Buyers Conference (26 to 30 October).
In the Asian Wine Trophy competition there were 3,869 entries, from 30 countries. The judging was carried out by a total of 130 judges, from 23 countries, working on 20 panels. Over half of the judges were drawn from eight countries in Asia, mostly from Korea.