PROAVA recognizes three wines from the winery with a Gold Medal in the Valencian Community Wine Competition
The Valencian Community Wine Competition organized by Proava has become a benchmark competition, the volume of participating wineries is increasing year after year. The sixth edition of this contest was held on July 19, 20 and 23.
This year, there has been a 20% increase in the shipment of samples compared to the previous edition, with a total of 230 wines presented. The contest has a prestigious jury in which all levels of the Valencian wine sector are represented. The Tasting Committee of the 6th Official Wine Competition of the Valencian Community has awarded Bodegas Vicente Gandia 3 gold medals in the following products:
Ceremonia Reserva, Gold Medal in the category of reserve and grand reserve wines. Grapes from selected vineyards of the Hoya de Cadenas Estate, where the combination of lime-clay soil and summer temperature contrasts – hot days and cool nights – is ideal for obtaining wines with intense aromas and excellent concentration.
Hoya de Cadenas Chardonnay, Gold Medal in the category of white wines. This brilliant Chardonnay has an outstanding pale yellow colour. In nose its intense aromas unfold a mixture between tropical fruit and white fruits. In mouth it is very fresh and with an excellent balance between acid and fruity. Its long-lasting finish fills the mouth with marked peach aromas.
Sandara Rosé, Gold Medal in the category of quality sparkling. A perfect mix of red ripe fruits, as cherry and strawberry with a soft, sweet finish. Highlights for its special character and nice flavor.