As exhibitors at the WSWA convention this April, Helena Valley Winery won “Best White Wine in Show and Double Gold for our Grüner Veltliner”. We were also awarded Gold for our Helena Red.
“Award Winning Wines”: On March 18, 2015, Texsom International Wine Awards in Texas, announced that Helena Valley Winery’s Wine Grüner Veltliner won the Gold award. The Texsom wine competition is supported by 68 judges, 28 sommelier panel members, 50+ volunteers and a staff of 8 working together to present the nearly 3,600 entries.
At the AWC Vienna International Wine Challenge 2014 – our winemaker Manfred Bannert’s wines won 3 gold medals. As part of the largest officially recognized wine review of the world, a total of 12,353 wines were submitted from 40 countries by 1,900 producers this year and 3 of Bannert’s wines have achieved the gold medal: Grüner Veltliner, Cuvée and Saint-Laurent.
These recent accolades prove once again that Helena Valley’s winemaker, Manfred Bannert continuously strives to perfect the Austrian Art of Wine.