• Gold Medal for Augeo Family Estate Exquisite Rose in Canada

    Augeo Family Estate Exquisite Rose 2017 was competing with wines from some of the most famous ‎wineries in the world in the largest international wine challenge in North America Sélections ‎Mondiales des Vins Canada and with its high marks won a gold medal in this year’s 25th edition of ‎the competition. It is the only Bulgarian rose to receive a recognition in Canada this year.

    “Our joy from the well-deserved international recognition is indescribable,” shared Gergana ‎Manolova, Marketing Director and partner in the firm Exquisite Wines. “Two months after those ‎who appreciate Bulgarian wine in the local market tasted Augeo Family Estate Exquisite Rose 2017, ‎it received this prestigious award in such a competitive challenge,” she added.‎

    Over 1770 wines from 446 producers from 31 countries were tasted in this year’s edition of the ‎challenge with quarter of a century history. In the week between 24th and 28th of May in Quebec ‎the international jury of the competition, which included over 60 wine experts from 15 countries, ‎choose the winners after a blind tasting of each participating wine. Only the ones with the highest ‎marks received medals, one of which was Augeo Family Estate Exquisite Rose 2017.

    This success for Bulgarian wine proves again that high quality wines from our country are ‎recognized in international wine competitions.‎

    Canada is a large importer of wine from all over the world with increasing interest towards ‎European wines. Only in 2016, Canada imported 500 million liters of wine from all over the world, ‎making it one of the most important world markets for wine.