Before I left for Italy to attend Terra Madre and the Wine Media Conference where I spoke about Slow Food and Slow Wine followed by a press trip to Alto Adige, Sue and I met to participate in #MerlotMe with early arriving wines… and while I’ve been in Italy, they continued to arrive! Plus I actually tasted some fabulous merlot here in Italy that I’ll be sharing later in the month.
But for now, here’s two wines we enjoyed, Continue reading
So what happened today in the Championnat du monde de dégustation 2022 aka the World Wine Tasting Championship?
Just a reminder: this is where competitors taste 12 wines and then have to determine grape, country, region, year, and producer, earning points for each category. And the winner for 2022? Luxembourg with 139 points! There’s some doozies in this year’s competition; scroll down to see how each country placed.
Remember — everyone who made it to Champagne, France to compete is a WINNER!
As announced by La Revue du vin de France, the scores are:
1. Luxembourg (139 points)
Coach Daniel Poos
2. Portugal (123 points)
Raul Riba D’Ave
3. Espagne (122 points)
Philippe Cesco (coach) Continue reading