Decanter World Wine Awards, the world’s largest and most influential wine competition, have been announced. A record year for the number of wines tasted.
Panizzi Vigna Santa Margherita 2019 awarded with 96 points and gold medal (one of 48 total gold awarded for Tuscan), Vernaccia di San Gimignano 2020 scores 92 points and receives the silver medal and Vertunno Chianti Colli Senesi 2016 receives a bronze medal.
Decanter WWA 2021, the world’s largest wine competition saw its biggest year to date, with 18,094 wines tasted from 56 countries. Over 15 consecutive days in June, almost 170 expert wine judges, including 44 Masters of Wine and 11 Master Sommeliers, awarded 50 Best in Show, 79 Platinum, 635 Gold, 5,607 Silver and 8,332 Bronze medals. In total Italy won seven Best in Show medals, Tuscany taking the lead with 48 Gold medals, 14 Platinum and 2 Best in Show.