Summerhill Pyramid Organic Winery, Kelowna, BC, Wins the Number One Place at the 24th Annual Chardonnay Du Monde Wine Competition, Burgundy, France with 706 Entrees from 38 Countries!

Summerhill Icewine Awarded Best Chardonnay Wine In The World

KELOWNA, BC, April 6, 2017 /CNW/ - The Summerhill Chardonnay Icewine is the only Canadian winery to be in the Top 10.

Stephen Cipes, Founder/Proprietor of the Kelowna, BC winery, notes, "Winning the number one Chardonnay wine in the world is a triumph for organic growing and winemaking. It recognizes being in harmony with nature, and the Okanagan Valley's truly ideal pristine growing conditions, which have been bringing pride to all Canadians for the last 25 years."

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The Chardonnay du Monde® international competition recognizes the world's best Chardonnay wines and is recognized as the most significant and legitimate qualitative competition for the distinction of best Chardonnay of the World.

Chardonnay du Monde® has progressively distinguished itself from other international competitions thanks to much stricter quality standards and faithfulness to its founding principles, which have driven its success over the years: diversity, quality and high standards.

Best Chardonnay of the World 2017 Top 10*





Summerhill Chardonnay Icewine - VQA Okanagan Valley BC 2014

Summerhill Pyramid Winery


Conca de Barbera Do – Sons de Prades 2015

Miguel Torres SA

South Africa

Bon Courage Estate Chardonnay Unwooded 2016

Bon Courage Wine Estate


Eiswein Burgenland 2012

Hammer Wein Rust


Vin du Bugey – Cuvée Vieilles Vignes Chardonnay 2015

Le Caveau Bugiste


Mâcon-Igé Domaine Fichet « La Cra » 2015

Domaine Fichet


Champagne Gruet Chardonnay Brut 2013

SARL Champagne Gruet


Pays d'Oc IGP Villa Blanche Chardonnay 2016

Calmel & Joseph


Chablis Premier Cru Montmain 2015

Domaine Pinson

South Africa

Douglas Green Chardonnay 2016



Burkheimer Schlossgarten Chardonnay Trocken Baden 2015

Burkheimer Winzer Am Kaiserstuhl EG


Avon Brae High Eden & Flaxman Valley Eden Valley Chardonnay 2015



Origen Chardonnay Gran Reserva 2016

Vina Chocalan SPA


Pouilly-Fuissé « Ronchevat » 2015

Domaine Carrette


Champagne Albert Beerens Blanc de Blancs Brut

Champagne Albert Beerens

* Some wines are rigorously equal thus TOP 10 includes 15 wines.

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