On May 18th, a panel of judges made of wine buyers, sommeliers, bar tenders from hotels and journalist from professional magazines had performed a blind tasting of the wines & spirits submitted by the exhibitors
This year 41 wines and spirits from 8 different countries (Portugal, France, Spain, Germany, Hungary, Mexico, China and USA) compete to win one of the Best Buy Prize awarded through 9 different categories.
– Still red Wine 1.5 €< 2.5 €
– Still red Wine 2.5 € < 5 €
– Still red Wine 5 € < 8 €
– Still red Wine > 8 €
– Still white Wine < 5 €
– Sparkling Wine
– Dessert Wine
– Tequila, in order to highlight the guest position of honor offered to Mexico
In the presence of Mrs. Valerie Lobry, HEM Jorge Guajardo, Mrs. Fan Shuying, the award ceremony took place on May 19th during the SIAL China Gala dinner organized in Shanghai World Financial Center.
More than 600 professionals from the food & beverage industries assisted to the prize giving.