Tesco Claims Major Medal Haul At International Wine Awards
Tesco has revealed that it's scooped over 100 medals for its own-label wine at the International Wine Challenge 2015.
Overall, the retailer picked up 132 gongs, including five gold, 21 silver and 45 bronze medals, with 98 per cent of the wines Tesco entered into the awards receiving a medal.
Jason Tarry, chief product officer at Tesco, said, “We are delighted that our wines have proven to be amongst the best in the world. With 98 per cent of the wines we entered into the competition receiving a medal, it’s testament to our belief that offering customers great-quality wine at affordable prices is truly a winning combination.”
Amongst the 132 medals, Tesco wines were awarded gold for:
- Tesco finest* Amontillado
- Tesco finest* Vintage Grand Cru Champagne
- Tesco finest* Dessert Semillon
- Tesco finest* Chablis
- Tesco finest* Sancerre
The UK supermarket giant also clinched 61 Commended Medals.
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