Sommelier Wine Awards 2020

Sommelier Wine Awards, the prestigious British wine competition, has seen some of our wines shine in 2020 edition.

We are pleased to inform you of the awards we have received:

GOLD MEDAL
Il Cascinone Crocera Barbera d'Asti DOCG Superiore 2017

BRONZE MEDAL
Tenuta Santa Seraffa Gavi DOCG del Comune di Gavi 2019

COMMENDED
La Battistina Gavi DOCG 2019

 

Here the tasting notes from the judges:

Crocera Barbera d'Asti DOCG Superiore 2017

“Dried herb notes accompanied by some red cherry and raspberry, with good length and acidity.”
Chiara Sieni (MM Grocery)

“A structured wine, with some spice and really good balance”
Rui Pereira (Cavalry and Guards Club)

“Some bright fresh berry notes, as well as forest fruit coulis”
Sue Jones (The Harrow at Little Bedwyn)

“A well-made wine with dark fruit notes”
Jan Konetzki (Team leader)


Tenuta Santa Seraffa Gavi DOCG del Comune di Gavi 2019

“Fresh and vibrant, this is a good option for a by-the-glass list”
Raphael Thierry (consultant)


“A pleasant wine, with ripe citron and banana, and a smoky minerality”
Tim Smith (Winesurfer Consulting)


“This has a ripe core with zippy acids keeping it fresh, and a grassy, lemon finish with a bit of minerality”
Andres Ituarte (Team leader)