November, 2017

Altos de Rioja, awarded “Spanish producer of the year" by IWSC (English)

With 48 years’ experience, the IWSC is widely recognized as the most prestigious and the most respected wine & spirit competition in the world.

The Competition is unique in wine & spirit, proud to set the international benchmark for quality using the two stage judging process to ensure the industry’s most credible results. It holds a permanent onsite cellar over 400 global experts judging wine for 7 months of the year.

The judges awarded Altos R Reserva 2012 with 93 points and an outstanding Gold Medal. This wine was also recognized as the best of its cathegory, awarded Rioja Trophy. Bodegas ALTOS de Rioja was awarded over all Spanish wine producers, as the 2017 Producer of the Year.

Altos R Reserva 2012
93+ GOLD Outstanding IWSC RIOJA TROPHY 100% Tempranillo “Deep red crimson colour. Bright lifted nose fragrant with red cherry, autumn bramble fruits. The palate is bold, a lovely spicy edge. Juicy wth complex flavours and textures. A beautiful example of a wonderful vintage.”

Altos R Pigeage 2014
93+ GOLD Outstanding IWSC 100% Tempranillo