Challenge International du Vin
A competition which reveals new talents !
The Challenge International du Vin is a competition organised in the form of tasting. It is open to all wines and wine-based spirits, ready for marketing (bottled), regardless of vintage.
The competition was awarded approval by the European Community in 1986 and is governed by the rules of the " International Code of Oenological Practices for Vines and Wines ".
The Challenge International du Vin has been ISO 9001 version 2008 certified since 2009.
It is one of the biggest French international wines competition and one of the most famous wine event in the world thanks to numerous assets :
EXPERIENCE : 37 years in existence. France's very first international competition.
SHEER VOLUME : Roughly 5,000 samples tasted at each edition.
DIVERSITY : All types of wine products are included: red, white, rosé, sparkling, sweet, dessert wines, wine-based spirits, etc.
INTERNATIONAL DIMENSION : Over 30 countries represented each year.
RESULTS REFLECTING CONSUMER TASTES : A subtle blend of amateur and professional tasters enabling to select premium wines representative of consumer tastes.
A REPUTABLE MEDAL : Of worldwide renown, the Challenge medal symbolizes an international recognition coming from the Bordeaux region.
PROMOTIONAL ACTIONS : In addition to its PR actions that have been developed over the years, the Challenge International du Vin also devotes part of its budget to marketing events for the promotion of the award winners.
Press announcements, mail shots, partnerships… Everything is done to further the reputation of the wines of the world.