Guilty Pleasure Blog Portugieser Du Monde 2022

Portugieser du Monde 2022

Text & Foto: Staša Bizjak

What: 8 th Portugieser du Monde

Where: Pecs, Hungary, EU

When: Saturday, April 22 th - 24 th , 2022

Who: Portugieser Wine Competition & Wine Festival

The only international competition of the Portuguese variety was organized by the Villány Wine Region and the Pécs Wine Bar, in which 84 wines from 7 countries were launched by the wineries. The eighth Portugieser du Monde champion award was won by Austrian wines in two categories and Hungarian and German wines in each category. A total of 18 wines won the gold medal for outstanding wines, 11 of them Hungarian and 7 foreign (Slovak, Austrian and German). Italian, Polish, Austrian, Slovenian, Swiss and Hungarian judges came to the international wine competition, who visited several wineries in Villány, but also went on a trip to Máriagyűd and visited the city of Pécs. Several members of the jury remained in the county for the awards ceremony and audience tasting. In the company of about two hundred enthusiastic wine lovers, István Ipacs-Szabó, Vice-President of the Villány Wine Region

Council and Zoltán Győrffy, the competition director, presented the champion prizes and the gold and silver diplomas.


Champion Award for Portuguese Portuguese 2021:

VINATUS Villányi Portugieser 2021 (Hungary)

Champion Award for Matured Portuguese:

WEINGUT DR. SCHREIBER Portugieser Select Trocken 2020 (Germany)

Champions Award for Portugieser-based blends:

FAMILIENWEINGUT HONSIG Cuvée Mariage 2018 (Austria)

Portugieser Specialty Champion Award:

WEINHANDWERKEREI SEYMANN Sparky Pink Rosé Brut Sparkling 2020 (Austria)