30/11/2012

Vallformosa - Bodegas con Origen

The new cava Vallformosa Col•lecció Pinot Noir is awarded with a Gold Medal in Effervescents du Monde 2012

Only two Catalan wineries have been awarded with a Gold Medal in this edition.

Cava Vallformosa Col•lecció Pinot Noir has received a Gold Medal in the 10th edition of the International Wine Content Effervescents du Monde, held from the 14th to 16th November in Dijon (France).

Effervescents du Monde is one of most important competitions all over the world, where the best sparkling wines are chosen. In this edition the jury was formed by 100 experts who chose the best products among 600 references from 25 different countries. The wine content is organized by the CEnologie Forum Association.

The awarded cava Vallformosa Col•lecció Pinot Noir is a very elegant rosé cava, elaborated 100% with Pinot Noir, selected from the most ancient vineyards in Vallformosa. The vintage is 2010 and it is presented with a special and exclusive bottle that has lain for 15 months in the cellar. It is rounded, sensual and very feminine. It has pale cherry colour with bright tones with red fruits, rose petals, citrus jam and hints of cinnamon from the fermentation. It has fine and persistent bubbles create a unique character with a balance between body and subtlety.

The quality of this cava has been recognized by "El Corté Inglés" supermarkets, where you can buy this cava for 9.90 euros per bottle.

The other awarded cava in Effervescents du Monde has been Vallformosa Col•lecció Brut Nature Reserva with a Silver Medal.

CHARITY CAVA
For every bottle of cava sold, Vallformosa will contribute with associations all over the world fighting against cancer. That's why all bottles will have 6 charity caps, specially designed with the logo of the associations and the motto: "Sip beautifully, act responsibly". One of the most important activities Vallformosa organizes annually is the Solidarity Dinner in collaboration with the Catalan Oncology Institute. Vallformosa estimates to collect annually about 100.000 euros.