29 Georgian wines win at 2015’s Decanter Asia Wine Awards

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14.10.2015 (Hvino News). The 2015 Decanter Asia Wine Awards (DAWA) results were officially announced. 29 Georgian wines have been awarded in this year’s competition. Last year, only one Georgian wine was awarded (Shumi’s Kindzmarauli Georgica) at DAWA. Full list of Georgian winners follows below: Gold (Regional Trophy)

Silver:

  • Askaneli Brothers, Saperavi 2014
  • Winery Khareba, Mtsvane 2014
  • Winery Khareba, Saperavi Classical 2012
  • Shalvino, Black Eyes 2012
  • Shumi Winery, Kindzmarauli 2014

Bronze:

  • Askaneli Brothers, Kindzmarauli 2014
  • Dugladze, Kindzmarauli 2014
  • Dugladze, Saperavi 2014
  • Winery Khareba. Château Lipartiani
  • Winery Khareba, Monastery Wines, Rkatsiteli 2012
  • Winery Khareba, Rkatsiteli 2014
  • Monastery Qvevri Wine, Aladasturi 2013
  • Monastery Qvevri Wine, Otskhanuri Sapere 2012
  • Shalvino, Saperavi 2008
  • Shumi Winery, Mukuzani 2013
  • Shumi Winery, Saperavi Iberiuli 2014

Commended:

  • Askaneli Brothers, Saperavi Premium 2013
  • Askaneli Brothers, Tsinandali White Dry Wine 2013
  • Dugladze, Tsinandali , 2014
  • Kakhetian Traditional Winemaking, Cabernet 2014
  • Kakhetian Traditional Winemaking, Kindzmarauli 2013
  • Kakhetian Traditional Winemaking, Qvevri Winw Saperavi 2012
  • Kakhetian Traditional Winemaking, Saperavi 2012
  • Winery Khareba, Kindzmarauli 2014
  • Winery Khareba, Krakhuna 2014
  • Shumi Winery, Tsinandali Iberiuli 2013
  • Vaziani, Rkatsiteli 2014
  • Vaziani, Saperavi 2014

Nearly 2,600 wines were blind tasted in Hong Kong by a team of around 40 expert judges for DAWA 2015, the fourth annual version of the wine competition that offers consumers in Asia a guide to some of the best wines available in the region. DAWA 2015 international trophy judges included Steven Spurrier, Michael Hill Smith MW, Andrew Jefford, Prof Li Demei, Ch’ng Poh Tiong, Shinya Tasaki, Gerard Basset (see photo).

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Originally published at news.hvino.com on October 14, 2015.

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