2012 Awards

Wine And Tradition Award

Constant production and respect for the Genius Loci over the years. The two cornerstones of wine that enhance the authentic traditions.

Radici – Taurasi Riserva DOCG 2005 – Mastroberardino

Wine and Innovation Award

Spirit of interpretation and an eye toward the future. Indispensable gifts for the wine that intends to innovate, in the traditional sense.

Bonsai – Rosso di Montalcino DOC 2007 – Podere Le Ripi

Promising Wine Award

Great potential in the present, bet on it for the future. Telltale signs of a wine that aspires to be part of the tradition of Italian excellence.

Gaia – Falerno del Massico DOP 2011 – Ager Falernus

Pop Wine Award

Simple but passionate, outspoken but with character. This is Pop wine, the right mix of authenticity and originality.

Lambrusco di Modena Rosé Spumante 2010 – Cantina della Volta

Quality-Price Wine Award

Great quality at a competitive price. The perfect mix for meeting the needs of the most attentive consumer.

Amarone della Valpolicella 2007 – La Collina dei Ciliegi

Wine and Terroir Award

Respect for the initial varietal, the place of origin, and the work of man: the most authentic union that the wine can try to express..

Pomorosso – Barbera d’Asti Superiore 2009 – Coppo

Historic Winery Award

An example for beginners, a reference point for those who aspire to be part of the history of Italian wine.

Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi

Best Sommelier Award

Class, elegance, and professionalism. The authentic and essential credentials for an ambassador of Italian wines in restaurants of excellence.

Mauro Scarponi – La Madonnina del Pescatore