Impressive harvest of medals by the Santorini Wines in the 20th Thessaloniki International Wine and Spirits Competition 

The Santorini wines that participated in the 20th Thessaloniki International Wine and Spirits Competition were acknowledged and multi-awarded, once more.

Santorini wines received, in total, 32 medals: 12 Gold (5 of them for Vinsanto), 17 Silver and 3 Bronze, while some were awarded Special Awards.

Let’s take a look at the results per winery:

Venetsanos Winery

Gold Medals (2): Santorini 2018, Nychteri 2018

Santorini 2018 also received two, very special distinctions: It was awarded as the Best White Wine of the competition, but also as the Best Wine of the competition.

Association Cooperatives of Theraic Products – SantoWines

Gold Medals (4): Vinsanto 8 years old 2008/2010, Nychteri 2018, Vinsanto 2013 and Santorini Assyrtiko Grande Reserve 2017.

Silver Medals (4): Santo Sparkling Brut Methode Traditionelle 2016, Santorini Assyrtiko 2018, Santorini Nychteri Reserved 2018 and Santorini Assyrtiko 2019

Bronze Medals (1): Mavrotragano Organic 2017

The 8-year-old Vinsanto, Vintage 2008/2010 also received the award for Best Dessert Wine, while Santo Sparkling Brut Methode Traditionelle 2016 stood out as the best sparkling / semi-sparkling wine.

Estate Argyros

Gold Medals (3): Santorini Cuvée Monsignori 2018, Vinsanto 20 years old Vintage 1996 and Vinsanto 12 years old Vintage 2004

Silver Medals (6): Santorini Cuvée Evdemon 2016, Santorini Cuvée Monsignori 2017, Santorini Assyrtiko 2018, Vinsanto 4 years old Vintage 2012, Aidani 2019 and Santorini Assyrtiko 2019

Gavalas Winery 

Gold Medals (2): Vinsanto 2012 and Santorini 2019

Silver Medals (2): Aidani 2019 and Santorini 2018

Canava Chryssou – Tselepos

Gold Medals (1): Canava Chryssou Santorini Palea Klimata 2018

Silver Medals (2): Canava Chryssou Nychteri 2018 and Canava Chryssou Santorini Laoudia 2018

Domaine Sigalas 

Silver Medals (1): Vinsanto 2013

Bronze Medals (2): Μm 2018 and Santorini 2019

Volcanic Slopes Vineyards

Silver Medal (1): Pure 2017

Boutari Winery

Silver Medal (1): Santorini 2019

Discover the Santorini vineyard wines in our eshop which now hosts more than 125 wine labels from 18 wineries on the island. Among them, you will find the award-winning wines of the 20th Thessaloniki International Wine and Spirits Competition that are already released.

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