Nereus Barrica 2009 wins Gold Leave and Gold Medal at Girovi


This Saturday, 9th. of March, has celebrated to the Casino of Girona, the eighteenth edition of the contest Giroví, that took part among wines of all the Denominations of Catalan Origin.

The jury counted with the participation of more than 200 taste experts, hostals, oenologists, sommeliers and personalities of the cork world.

As the scores, awarded with “medals” of gold, silver and bronze for each category (young whites, white wood, special whites, white chardonnay, pink, young blacks, blacks *criança, black reservation, sweet, dig and dig pink), with a total of 76 wines awarded.

Likewise, also they awarded the with  “Leaves of Girona”, gold, silver and bronze, for the three first wines and dig classified to each category and that have been elaborated to the Girona area with a total of 45 awards, all doing count of all the sworn participants.

Go in the awarded, our Suneus Barrica 2009 has been awarded with the Leaf of Gold to the best wine of the Empordà and the Medal of Gold to the best black wine of Catalonia of six maximum months of aging, for second consecutive year.

The contest was organised by the School of Teachers of Tastavins Gironès, with the collaboration of the ICSuro. The notarial table attendant to give faith of the impartiality of the contest was formed by several personalities of the business world and of the cork, professional of hostels and sommeliers, and representatives of the GIFT Empordà and other Girona institutions.