Mundus Vini 2017

10 gold medals for Armenian wines at MUNDUS VINI international wine awards

Armenia had unprecedented results this year at the February 25 MUNDUS VINI 20th Grand International Wine Awards in Neustadt, Germany.

Armenian winemakers’ products received a total of 23 medals at the event – 10 gold and 13 silver, the ministry of agriculture of Armenia told ARMENPRESS, of which 6 Gold Medals and 3 Silver Medals went to Wines promoted by Heres Wine.

The participation of Armenian winemakers was provided by the Winemaking and Viticulture Foundation of Armenia with the assistance of the CBI – Center for the promotion of imports from developing countries.

19 winemaking companies took part in the competition from Armenia and presented 58 types of wines, including sparkling wines.

Overall around 6000 types of wines from 44 countries were presented.

The jury consisted of around 200 renowned experts, including Trinity LLC winemaker Artem Parseghian – the first time a representative of Armenia is being included in the jury.

A gala dinner was organized for wine tasting, where CEO of Golden Grape Armas factory Victoria Aslanyan presented an Armenian Wine Presentation, which won the “Best Presentation” award.

The following Armenian wines received awards (in Gold Wines out of the Heres Wine Selection):

Gold medals

  • 2015 Van Ardi Areni, Kakhet, Haghtanak

  • 2015 Van Ardi Areni Reserve

  • 2015 Van Ardi Reserve Syrah

  • 2013 Arm As Karmrahyut Reserve    

  • 2015 Voskevaz Karasi collection Voskehat

  • 2014 Takar Reserve

  • 2013 Karas Reserve Winemaker's Selection Blend

  • 2009 Old Bridge Red Dry Reserve

  • 2015 Getnatoun Areni Noir Aghavnadzor Village

  • 2014 Trinity Eh Areni Noir


Silver medal

  • 2013 ArmAs Voskehat Reserve

  • 2016 Armenia Muscat

  • 2014 Tariri

  • 2014 Takar Areni

  • 2015 Voskevaz Hightanak

  • 2014 Voskevaz Voskepar Voskehat

  • 2015 Karas White Dry Wine

  • 2015 Karas Red Wine

  • 2015 Getnatoun Voskehat

  • 2015 Koor Dry Red Wine

  • 2014 Koor Reserve

  • 2014 Chateau Rind

  • 2014 Kataro Sireni Reserve Togh

 Source: Armen Press;