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AWOCA 2013 Best in the Category Awards announced

After a three day tasting of over 650 wines by 12 international wine judges, the jury made their minds up to hand out 14 Best in Category Awards. Announced at the eleventh Annual Wines of Chile Awards (AWOCA) Conference this afternoon, the Best in the Category winners were as follows:

  • Best Cabernet Sauvignon: Viña San Pedro’s 1865 Single Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, 2011. 93 points.
  • Best Carmenere: Viña Caliterra’s Tributo Carmenere, 2011. 91 points.
  • Best Chardonnay: Santa Ema’s Amplus Chardonnay, 2012. 92 points.
  • Best Late Harvest: Cono Sur’s Cosecha Noble from Bio Bio, 2012. 91 points.
  • Best Other Reds: Garcia & Schwaderer’s Vigno Carignan, 2011. 92 points.
  • Best Other Whites: Cono Sur’s Single Vineyard Reisling, 2012. 91 points.
  • Best Pinot Noir: Cono Sur’s Single Vineyard Pinot Noir, 2012. 92 points.
  • Best Red Blend: Viña Ventisquero’s Vertice, 2010. 92 points.
  • Best Rosé: Viña Anakena’s ENCO Special Reserve, 2012. 91 points.
  • Best Sauvignon Blanc: Leyda’s Lot 4 Sauvignon Blanc, 2013. 92 points.
  • Best Sparkling Wine: Viña Morande’s Brut Nature, 2009. 91 points.
  • Best Syrah: Viña Casas del Bosque’s Pequeñas Producciones, 2012. 92 points.

The Best in the Show, Best Premium White and Best Premium Red will be presented this evening in the gala party for Wines of Chile. 

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