Klein Constantia triumphs at the CSWWC Awards 2017

By Admin | 29 September 2017

Klein Constantia 2013 Brut was named Best South African Sparkling Wine at the Champagne & Sparkling Wine World Championships 2017 Awards Dinner at Vintner’s Hall in London, in front of an audience of over 120 international winemakers, producers and journalists.

Founder and head judge Tom Stevenson said: “After a hardly fought contest, uncovering some exceptional sparkling wines from 29 different countries, we are delighted to recognise this world-class wine from Klein Constantia for the first time!”

 2017 was a ground-breaking year for the Champagne & Sparkling Wine World Championships, with entries from more countries than ever before. A total of 17 trophies were awarded from 82 Best in Class winners, including 10 National Champions and 4 World Champions by Style. Dom Pérignon 1998 P2 in Magnum was named Supreme World Champion and Best French Sparkling Wine, whilst Trentodoc producer Ferrari Lunelli was awarded Sparkling Wine Producer of the Year and the Chairman’s Trophy was presented to AR Lenoble 2008 Grand Cru Chouilly (Magnum).

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