Tesco has been awarded over 100 medals for its own-label wine range for the second year running.
The retailer scooped an impressive 107 gongs at the International Wine Challenge including two Gold, 20 Silver and 28 Bronze medals. Over 80% of the wines Tesco entered into the awards picked up a medal.
Jason Tarry, chief product officer at Tesco, said: “We’re delighted with our performance at the International Wine Challenge and I am incredibly proud of the teams’ success. The over 100 awards we have been awarded this year is testament to the hard work we have done to simplify our range, whilst offering customers great quality world-class wines at affordable prices.”
France was the front-running country receiving 26% of medals awarded. Italy and Spain followed close behind receiving 23% and 14% of the total respectively. 41% of the winning wines were white and 40% red.
Tesco medal wins at the International Wine Challenge include:
Two Gold Medals
- Tesco Finest* Dessert Semillon 2009
- Tesco Finest* Sancerre 2014
20 Silver Medals
28 Bronze Medals
57 Commended Medals