Title: More distinctions for Samos wines
2010 was an excellent year for the wines of Samos as far as collecting awards is concerned! The collection starts with 5 awards from Vinalies International, all gold, 3 from the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles and 3 from the International Competition of Thessaloniki. In other words, the wines of the Union of Winemaking Cooperatives of Samos were awarded this year in all the competitions they participated in! More specifically, in the competition Vinalies International in Paris, the Cooperative sent wines for the first time and reaffirmed its reputation since it received five gold awards for the dry wine Psiles Korfes, vintage 2009 and the sweet wines Samos Vin Doux 2008, Samos Grand Cru 2008, Samos Nectar 2005 and Samos Anthemis 2003. In the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles which took place in Sicily this year, the Samos Vin Doux 2009 received a gold award while the Samos Nectar 2006 and the Samos Anthemis 2004 silver. Finally, in this year’s International Competition in Thessaloniki, the Samos Nectar 2006 received the Grand Gold award, the highest award that can be given in this competition, the Samos Anthemis 2004 a gold and the Samos Vin Doux 2009 a silver.