The 100% verdejo with three months in barrel obtained a Silver Medal at the prestigious British competition, the only Rueda wine which achieved this recognition.
During December we have known the results of the first phase of the International Wine Challenge 2014, one of the references in the international wine market. In that contest a Bodegas Castelo de Medina wine has been recognized one more time.
Our wine awarded at the International Wine Challenge 2014 has been the Castelo de Medina Verdejo Vendimia Seleccionada 2012, which obtained a Silver Medal. This wine has been the only Rueda wine which obtained this award.
It is not the first recognition of this wine because this vintage have already obtained a Gold Medal in Mundus Vini 2013, where was chosen Best Spanish White Wine, and 91 points in the Penin Guide 2014.
In the International Wine Challenge 2014 have participated more than 3.500 wines from more than 50 countries. 62 wines have obtained a Gold Medal, 352 wines have obtained Silver Medal and 647 wines have gotten a Bronze Medal.