14th Thessaloniki International Wine Competition -
The 14th International Wine Competition of Thessaloniki was successfully completed and took place in Thessaloniki from March 3rd to 5th, 2014.
28 foreign and Greek wine tasters (enologists, sommeliers and wine-journalists) tasted 533 wines Brazil, China, Cyprus, Germany, Greece and Slovakia .
The main characteristic of this year’s competition was the excellent quality of the samples submitted, a great number of which achieved the rate for a medal. Nevertheless, only 148 medals and 8 special awards were given, corresponding to no more than 30% of the samples, according to the O.I.V. criterion:
- 2 Grand Gold medals
- 95 Gold medals
- 51 Silver medals