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Mundus Vini Spring Tasting 2020: 239 Medals for Germany

02/26/2020

At the spring tasting of the 26th Mundus Vini Grand International Wine Awards, 239 German wines were awarded a medal. Six German wines received the highest award for Grand Gold, 109 for Gold and 124 received a Silver medal.


For the six-day tasting, 268 wine experts from 54 countries traveled to taste and evaluate almost 7,500 wines from all over the world. Almost 3,000 wines were awarded, around 650 will be presented to trade visitors at the ProWein trade fair in mid-March.

These six top German wines achieved the highest award Grand Gold:

  • 2018 Muskateller Trockenbeerenauslese, Felsengartenkellerei Besigheim, Hessigheim
  • 2018 Becker Eiswein Blauer Sylvaner, Becker-Das Weingut, Mainz (Best of Show Germany noble sweet)
  • 2018 EDITION Deidesheimer Grainhübel Riesling trocken, Winzerverein Deidesheim
  • 2016 Quercus Pinot Noir, Weingut Fritz Allendorf, Oestrich-Winkel (Best of Show Germany Pinot Noir)
  • 2017 NECTO I Riesling trocken, Weingut Römerhof, Traben-Trarbach (Best of Show Germany Riesling dry)
  • 2018 Volkacher Ratsherr Rieslaner Beerenauslese edelsüß, Weingut Römmert, Volkach.

Among the 109 German wines awarded Gold, the jury awarded these wines a special award:

  • 2018 Serriger Herrenberg Riesling Beerenauslese, Weingut Würtzberg, Serrig (Best of Show Germany Riesling noble sweet)
  • J. Oppmann Gold brut Deutscher Sekt, Sektkellerei J. Oppmann, Würzburg (Best of Show German Sparkling Wine in retail markets)
  • 2018 Erbacher Michelmark Riesling aus unserer Ersten Lage, Administration Prinz von Preußen, Eltville (Best of Show Riesling dry in retail markets)
  • 2016 Composition XXL Rotwein Cuvée Qualitätswein Trocken im Barrique gereift, Felsengartenkellerei Besigheim, Hessigheim (Best of Show Germany Red Wine Cuvée)
  • 2018 Avantgarde "Elf" Weißburgunder trocken, Weingut Bergdolt-Reif und Nett, Neustadt/Wstr. (Best of Show Germany Weißburgunder dry)
  • 2016 Hattenheimer Nussbrunnen Riesling Spätlese VDP.GROSSE LAGE, Weingut Georg Müller Stiftung, Hattenheim (Best of Show Germany Riesling Spätlese).

All other award-winning wines can be found at
https://www.meininger.de/de/mundus-vini/verkostungsergebnisse/mundus-vini-spring-tasting-2020

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Zur sechstägigen Frühjahrsverkostung von Mundus Vini 2020 reisten 268 Weinexperten aus 54 Ländern an, um knapp 7.500 Weine aus aller Welt verdeckt zu verkosten und zu bewerten.

At the spring tasting of the 26th Mundus Vini Grand International Wine Awards, 239 German wines were awarded a medal.