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XXII Setúbal Peninsula Wine Competition elects the 'Best of the Region'

The award ceremony of the XXII Wine Competition of the Setúbal Peninsula, took place in the Fortaleza de Santiago in Sesimbra, and awarded 53 wines, awarding 37 gold medals and 16 silver medals.

The game was evaluated 176 wines, from 23 producers of the Setúbal Peninsula. The Private Collection DSF Moscatel Roxo de Setúbal Superior 2001 stood out with the winning of two awards, the Best Wine to Tender and the Best Generous Wine. The Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões was awarded the Best Red Wine, awarded to the Fontanário de Pegões Vinhas Velhas 2016, and with the Best White Wine for Papo Amarelo Reserva 2021. The award for Best Rosy Wine was awarded to Guitarist 2021, by Fernando Santana Pereira.

According to the President of the Regional Wine Commission of the Setúbal Peninsula (CVRPS), Henrique Soares, this edition of the Setúbal Peninsula Wine Competition demonstrates, once again, the "qualitative consistency of the region's wines, all their diversity and ability to produce different wines, from the main grape varieties of the region (Castelão, Fernão Pires and Moscatel de Setúbal), but also monovarietals of other Portuguese varieties and blends, which also include some international varieties that have integrated very well in the stage of the region». In the entry photo, the winners.

The jury was composed of a diverse range of judges, professionals linked to the world of wines: technicians specialized in sensory analysis of the various Portuguese wine regions, winemakers, scans, journalists and members of the ASAE tasting panel.

LIST OF WINNERS

BEST WINE TO TENDER

DOMINGOS SOARES FRANCO - SUPERIOR PRIVATE COLLECTION 2001 - | D.The. Moscatel Roxo de Setúbal - José Maria da Fonseca Vinhos, S.A.

BEST GENEROUS WINE

DOMINGOS SOARES FRANCO - SUPERIOR PRIVATE COLLECTION 2001 - | D.The. Moscatel Roxo de Setúbal - José Maria da Fonseca Vinhos, S.A.

BEST RED WINE

FONTANÁRIO DE PEGÕES - OLD VINEYARDS 2016 - Red wine | D.The. Palmela - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

BEST WHITE WINE

PAPO AMARELO RESERVA 2021 - White Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

BEST ROSY WINE GUITARIST 2021 - Wine Rose | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Fernando Santana Pereira Unipessoal, Lda.

GOLD MEDALS

BACALHÔA SUPERIOR 10 YEARS - Generous Wine | D.The. Moscatel de Setúbal - Bacalhôa - Wines of Portugal, S.A.

CASA ERMELINDA FREITAS - SUPERIOR 2009 - Wine Generous | D.The. Moscatel de Setúbal - Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Wines, S.A.

CONTEMPORAL - 2013 - Generous Wine | D.The. Moscatel Roxo de Setúbal - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

MOSCATEL ROXO DE SETÚBAL - PINGO DOCE - | D.The. Moscatel Roxo de Setúbal - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

JUDIA VALLEY - RESERVA 2019 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

CASA ERMELINDA FREITAS SAUVIGNON BLANC & VERDELHO 2021 - Vinho Branco | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Wines, S.A.

BACALHÔA CHARDONNAY 2021 - White Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Bacalhôa - Wines of Portugal, S.A.

SACRIFICE GRANDE RESERVA ANTÃO VAZ 2019 - Vinho Branco | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Gonçalo Nuno da Costa Fernandes Carapeto

FILIPE PALHOÇA CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2019 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Filipe Palhoça Vinhos, Lda.

SYRAH PEGÕES WINERY 2019 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

DONA ERMELINDA 2020 - White Wine | D.The. Palmela - Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Wines, S.A.

ADEGA DE PALMELA RESERVA PREMIUM 2019 - Red Wine | D.The. Palmela - Palmela Cooperative Winery, CRL

ROVISCO PAIS RESERVA 2021 - White Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

CASA ERMELINDA FREITAS ALICANTE BOUSCHET RESERVA 2020 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Wines, S.A.

HERDADE OF ARCEBISPA GRANDE RESERVA 2019 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Agricultural Society of Arcebispa, S.A.

ALTO PINA RESERVA FERNÃO PIRES, VERDELHO E ANTÃO VAZ 2021 - Vinho Branco | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

BARROSINHA RESERVA 2021 - White Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Companhia Agrícola da Barrosinha, S.A.

VINHA DO TORRÃO RESERVA 2021 - Vinho Branco | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Wines, S.A.

BACALHÔA SYRAH 2019 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Bacalhôa - Wines of Portugal, S.A.

ROVISCO PAIS PREMIUM 2019 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

CAMOLAS GRANDE ESCOLHA VINHA VELHA 1931 - CASTELÃO 2017 - Vinho Red | D.The. Palmela - Camolas & Matos, Lda.

FILIPE PALHOÇA MERLOT 2020 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Filipe Palhoça Vinhos, Lda.

ANTITHESIS MARSELAN AND CASTELÃO 2018 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Antithesis Wines, Lda.

CELLAR OF PEGÕES CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2019 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

QUINTA DO MONTE ALEGRE COLHEITA SELECTED 2020 - Vinho Branco | D.The. Palmela - Fernando Santana Pereira Unipersonal, Lda.

FONTANÁRIO DE PEGÕES RESERVA 2016 - Red Wine | D.The. Palmela - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

TURIN FAMILY WINES FERNÃO PIRES 2020 - White Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - José das Neves Martins

VINEYARD OF VALENTINA MERLOT 2021 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Wines, S.A.

MONTE DAS SERRALHEIRAS RESERVA SYRAH 2019 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Adega Cooperativa de Palmela, CRL

VALOROSO RESERVA 2020 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Wines, S.A.

ALTO PINA RESERVA CASTELÃO, ARAGONEZ E TOURIGA NACIONAL 2021 - Vinho Red | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

DONA ERMELINDA RESERVA 2020 - White Wine | D.The. Palmela - Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Wines, S.A.

CASA ERMELINDA FREITAS TOURIGA NACIONAL RESERVA 2019 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Wines, S.A.

SILVER MEDALS

QUINTA DO MONTE ALEGRE COLHEITA SELECTED CASTELÃO & ALICANTE BOUSCHET 2020 - Red Wine | D.The. Palmela - Fernando Santana Pereira Unipersonal, Lda.

VINHA DO FAVA TOURIGA NACIONAL 2021 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Wines, S.A.

JP AZEITÃO SYRAH 2021 - Pink wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Bacalhôa - Wines of Portugal, S.A.

CATARINA 2020 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Bacalhôa - Wines of Portugal, S.A.

BACALHÔA ALICANTE BOUSCHET 2018 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Bacalhôa - Wines of Portugal, S.A.

VILLA PALMA 2021 - White Wine | D.The. Palmela - Palmela Cooperative Winery, CRL

SOURCE RESERVE 2020 VINEYARD - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Wines, S.A.

FILIPE PALHOÇA SYRAH 2019 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Filipe Palhoça Vinhos, Lda.

PAPO AMARELO 2021 - | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

SLOPES OF ARRÁBIDA GRANDE RESERVA 2017 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

CASA ERMELINDA FREITAS RESERVA SYRAH 2020 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Wines, S.A.

BACALHÔA ROXO VINHA DOS FRADES 2021 - | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Bacalhôa - Wines of Portugal, S.A.

MERLÃO 2021 - White Wine | D.The. Palmela - Palmela Cooperative Winery, CRL

ADEGA DE PALMELA PREMIUM RESERVA MOSCATEL GALEGO ROXO 2021 - Vinho Branco | D.The. Palmela - Palmela Cooperative Winery, CRL

PAPO AMARELO RESERVA 2020 - Red Wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Agricultural Cooperative of Santo Isidro de Pegões, CRL

VINE ST. TORRÃO RESERVA 2020 - Red wine | Regional Peninsula of Setúbal - Casa Ermelinda Freitas - Wines, S.A.

About CVRPS:

CVRPS's main mission is the defense of DO Setúbal, DO Palmela and IG Península de Setúbal, as well as the application of their regulations, the promotion and control of wines produced in their geographical areas and the guarantee of their origin, genuineness and quality. In the Peninsula of Setúbal three types of certified wine are produced:

- Palmela Wines: certifies wines: white, pink and red, sparkling, sparkling and liqueur. Its geographical delimitation includes the municipalities of Setúbal, Palmela, Montijo and the parish of Nossa Senhora do Castelo, in the municipality of Sesimbra. It corresponds to the same delimitation area as the DO Setúbal.

- DO Setúbal wines: it is applicable exclusively, for generous wines, white (based on the Moscatel de Setúbal variety) or red (based on the Moscatel Roxo variety). Its geographical delimitation includes the municipalities of Setúbal, Palmela, Montijo and the parish of Nossa Senhora do Castelo, of the council of Sesimbra. It corresponds to the same demarcation area as do Palmela.

- Regional Wine Setúbal Peninsula: it is applicable to white, red and pink wines, friezes, liqueurs and wine for sparkling wines. Larger geographical dimensions, it includes the entire district of Setúbal. It includes the municipalities Of Alcochete, Almada, Barreiro, Moita, Montijo, Palmela, Seixal, Sesimbra, Setúbal, Alcácer do Sal, Grândola, Santiago do Cacém and Sines.