International Wine Challenge

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About International Wine Challenge

The International Wine Challenge (IWC) owned by William Reed Business Media is now in its 31st year. The IWC is accepted as the world's finest and most meticulously judged wine competition which assesses every wine blind and judges each for its faithfulness to style, region and vintage Throughout the rigorous judging processes, each medal winning wine is tasted on three separate occasions by at least 10 different judges and awards include medals (Gold, Silver, Bronze) and Commended awards

About The Digital Newsroom

The International Wine Challenge Digital Newsroom is a simple and useful resource for you to keep track of all the latest news stories. High resolution images and complete press releases are available to download from here, and you can connect with our various social media profiles easily. Suggestions for improvements are welcome.

Contact Details

Ali Maynard and Helen Kenny
Manifest London
t. +44 (0)203 1379 270
e. iwc@manifestlondon.co.uk

International Wine Challenge

Valentine Vino: IWC shares its top tipples for Valentines Day

Casa Luis Cava Rose Extra Dry, NV

Rosé

Bronze

Asda

£5.28

This fruity cava is packed with soft berry flavours, making it the perfect tipple to start your Valentines Day meal. Enjoy this Spanish sparkler well chilled on its own, or as an elegant accompaniment to a fresh salad, or light dishes.

 

Henri Cachet Champagne, NV

White

Silver

Asda

£14.00

This well-balanced and fruity champagne is the only cork you should be popping this Valentines Day. It has a delicate citrus nose with white fruit aromas, and a fresh taste with hints of vanilla. This bubbly delight is sure to impress when paired with a chicken based dish.

 

Philipe Michel Cremant Du Jura, 2013

White

Silver

Aldi

£7.49

Impress that special someone with this top-quality sparkling wine. It’s a fantastic alternative to champagne with crisp green apple flavours, brioche notes and plenty of depth. Be sure to pair this bargain bottle of bubbles with seafood or fish for a match made in heaven!

 

Valdobbiadene Prosecco Spumante Superiore Extra Dry, NV

White

Bronze

Aldi

£6.99

This light and refreshing prosecco with light floral and autumnal fruit notes, is the perfect way to end your meal. Its fresh finish is the perfect palate cleanser making it the ideal partner to fruity desserts.

 

Marks & Spencer Vintage Cava Brut, 2012

White

Bronze

Marks & Spencers

£15.00

This elegant and refreshing vintage cava has delicious lemon and apple flavours. It’s sure to add a touch of occasion to your evening when paired with fresh strawberries.

 

Waitrose Cava Brut Castillo Perelada, NV

White

Silver

Waitrose

£6.32

This delicious and smooth sparkling wine is easy drinking, and perfect when paired with a special someone. Its dry apple tang, and nutty finish are totally irresistible when paired with lightly spiced dishes, or lamb chops.

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WABI – A Taste of Japan

WABI is a brand new London event launching on 7th-8th July, which will celebrate Japan’s unique food, drink and culture and introduce Londoners to Japan’s finest exports. This is a unique opportunity to sample the tastes of Japan under one roof at London’s Lindley Hall. Guests will be able to try and buy hundreds of […]

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Vines of the times: The International Wine Challenge reveals England’s top vineyard experiences as it announces its IWC Cellar Door shortlist

In partnership with VisitEngland, IWC names the six best English wineries for overall customer experience  The International Wine Challenge (IWC) has today announced its IWC Cellar Door shortlist, as part of a new initiative in partnership with VisitEngland to shine a light on England’s best vineyard experiences.  Following an extensive assessment process, which evaluated the […]

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