ROUGEMONT, QC, March 17, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Of the 3,500 products from around the world competing for top honours at the prestigious 2014 Vinalies Internationales competition, which took place in Paris from March 1 to 5, Coteau Rougemont was singled out for recognition three times, winning:
Gold medal - Vin de Glace Vidal 2011
Gold medal - Poiré de Glace 2012
Silver medal - Vin de Glace Pinot Gris 2012
Michel Robert was thrilled with this remarkable achievement, saying, "We are extremely proud of how well our products fared at this high-calibre competition. We work very hard to make wines and ciders of exceptional quality. This honour speaks to the excellence of our homegrown products and confirms that they stack up against what the rest of the world has to offer. All we have to do now is to make local consumers more aware of them."
About Vinalies Internationales
Vinalies Internationales is a wine competition created by the Union des Oenologues de France in 2010. Every year, a panel of five to seven expert judges samples and rates competing products, with the ultimate goal of providing top winegrowers from around the world with the tools they need to raise their visibility in the wine market. A medal from Vinalies Internationales means automatic recognition in the eyes of potential buyers. For more details, go to vinalies-internationales.com/en.
About Coteau Rougemont
Coteau Rougemont is owned and operated by the Robert family. Nestled majestically on a slope of Mount Rougemont in an area known for its rich soil and exceptional microclimate, the site is ideal for growing grapevines and fruit crops such as apples and pears.
For further details, visit coteaurougemont.com.
Image with caption: "Coteau Rougemont winery and cidery (CNW Group/Vignoble Coteau Rougemont)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20140317_C5552_PHOTO_EN_37993.jpg
Image with caption: "Gold medal - Vin de Glace Vidal 2011. (CNW Group/Vignoble Coteau Rougemont)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20140317_C5552_PHOTO_EN_37997.jpg
Image with caption: "Gold medal - Poiré de Glace 2012. (CNW Group/Vignoble Coteau Rougemont)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20140317_C5552_PHOTO_EN_37991.jpg
Image with caption: "Silver medal - Vin de Glace Pinot Gris 2012. (CNW Group/Vignoble Coteau Rougemont)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20140317_C5552_PHOTO_EN_37995.jpg
SOURCE: Vignoble Coteau Rougemont
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