Awards

Wolfberger is regularly awarded and quoted in the press. Find out more about Wolfberger medals and fallout of press articles.

Awards 

 

(W)3 on WineAlign : 89 points !

” Wolfberger is a large, successful co-op winery in Alsace, and I particularly like this inventive blend. It includes three varieties, led by highly aromatic Riesling and Muscat with some pinot gris to bring weight. Expect lifted muscat-driven orange blossom and lavender florality, a hint of riesling petrol and generous pear/pineapple fruit. It is medium bodied, off-dry but nicely zesty and tart-edged. A bit coarse and bitter but very tasty. The length is excellent.”

 

Tasted on September 2017 by David Lawrason – 89 Points

 

(W)3 got the Silver Medal at the Sélections Mondiales des Vins Canada 2017

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Wolfberger Crémant d’Alsace Brut, Cuvée 115
Top 10 Best Effervescents in the World 2016

To kick off this year of festivities and new products, Wolfberger previewed its Crémant d’Alsace “Cuvée 115.” Voted among the Top 10 Best Effervescents in the World 2016 (Top 10 des Meilleurs Effervescents du Monde 2016), an international competition of 540 samples from 24 countries, the Crémant d’Alsace “Cuvée 115” crowns this anniversary year.

The profile of this Crémant d’Alsace lies among the classic Wolfberger  staples. Golden with long-lasting, fine bubbles, the nose is subtle and expressive of crisp white fruit, with aromas of white flowers and a touch of lemon. The palate detects toasty notes, with a fresh and frank attack. Good balance is maintained, with a long aromatic persistence on toasty, fruity notes.

From today on, the “Cuvée 115”, proudly sporting the Gold Medal in the Best Effervescents in the World, will commemorate this festive year with panache. It can keep company with any and all convivial occasions, from aperitif to dessert. Perfect with fish and shellfish, your meals will benefit from its finesse and elegance. Dedicated to our 400 winegrowers and our technical team, Wolfberger’s  “Cuvée 115” is a new winemaking achievement that rewards all of the work provided by the Wolfberger “family.”

Two Gold Medals at the International Wine Challenge 2016
Two Gold medals for Wolfberger!

Two of Wolfberger’s Grand Crus were awarded gold medals at the International Wine Challenge held in April 2016 :

  • Gewurztraminer Grand Cru Pfersigberg 2014
  • Gewurztraminer Grand Cru Ollwiller 2014

Two Gold medals at the International Mundus Vini 2016
Two Gold medals for Wolfberger!

Two of Wolfberger’s Grand Crus received gold medals at the International Mundus Vindi, held in Germany in August 2016:

  • Riesling Vendanges Tardives 2014
  • Pinot Gris Vendanges Tardives 2012

Four Gold Medals at the Grands Concours du Monde 2016
Four Gold medals for Wolfberger!

At the Grands Concours du Monde 2016, held April 10-11 in Strasbourg, Wolfberger was awarded four Gold medals for:

  • Riesling Vieilles Vignes 2015
  • Pinot Gris Grand cru Pfersigberg 2014
  • Pinot Gris Rangen 2014
  • Pinot Gris Signature 2015

 

 

Year’s Best Alsace by Wine & Spirits Magazine – December 2016

Wine & Spirits magazine blind panels tasted 260 new-realease Alsace Wines over the past 12 months. Joshua Greene, the critic for Alsace wines, rated 46 as exceptional (90+) and 15 as Best Buys. In the list, 3 Wolfberger wines have been tasted and rated !

 

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International Wine Challenge 2016

GEWURZTRAMINER 2014

 

 

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Canberra International Riesling Challenge 2016

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Wolfberger got a Silver medal for the Riesling 2015 and a Bronze medal for the Crémant d’Alsace Brut Riesling.

 

This year, the standards of entries were very high with 366 medals in total, 86 Gold, 112 Silver and 168 Bronze.

Decanter 2016 : Three Wolfberger’s Grands Crus rewarded !

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(W)3 got the Gold Medal at the Sélections Mondiales des Vins Canada 2016

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Wine Enthusiast : 89 points for two Wolfberger’s Crémant d’Alsace.

Wolfberger Crémant Brut & Crémant Rosé got both 89 points by the Wine Enthusiast, proving once more the quality of Wolfberger sparkling wines.

 

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Wolfberger wines rewarded by M. Huon Hooke, Australia.

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Golden Medals:

– Pinot Gris Grand Cru Rangen 2012: 95 points

– Riesling Grand Cru Rangen 2012: 96 points

 

Silver Medals:

– Riesling Grand Cru Eichberg 2013: 92 points

– Crémant Chardonnay Fût de Chêne 2010 : 90 points

 

Bronze Medals :

– AOC Alsace Riesling 2015 : 87 points

– AOC Alsace Pinot Gris 2015 : 86 points

– AOC Crémant Brut d’Alsace : 87 points

 

Two Wolfberger wines rewarded at the Wine of the Year Competition 2016, Finland

 

Two Wolfberger wines have been awarded during the Wine of the Year Competition 2016 organised in Finland by Wine Society. For this 19th edition, 650 wines have been tasted and listed in 20 different categories.

 

  • Riesling Grand Cru Steingrubler 2012 got the Golden Medal
  • Riesling Grand Cru Rangen 2010 got the Award of honorary mentions

91 Livets Goda Points for Wolfberger Muenchberg Grand Cru Riesling 2014

” Deap aromas of honey, pear and peach matured in the sun with pronounced mineral notes. Fine acidity, good concentration in fruits, fresh and fruity flavors of passion fruits and currants, offering a beautiful length on notes of pear.” – Livets Goda tasting comment, Sweden.

 

 

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Silver medal at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition

The WolfAmer Liqueur à l’Orange Wolfberger won the Silver medal at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition !

 

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Awards at the Wine of the Year Competition 2016

Two Wolfberger’s wines have been rewarded at the Wine of the Year Competition 2016. Organized in Finland by the Wine Society, 650 wines divided into 20 categories was presented to the competition.

 

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– Gold medal was awarded to our Riesling Grand Cru Steingrubler 2012.

– Our Riesling Grand Cru Rangen 2010 got the Award of honorary mention.

Awards at the Grands Concours du Monde 2015

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Wolfberger was awarded 7 medals at the Grands Concours du Monde 2015, which took place on April 12th and 13th 2015 in Strasbourg.

   Gold medal winners:
– Le Pinot Gris Grand Cru Pfersigberg 2013

– Le Pinot Gris Grand Cru Hatschbourg 2013

– Le Gewurztraminer Vendanges Tardives 2012

– Le Gewurztraminer Grand Cru Kirchberg 2014

   Silver medal winners : 

– Le Pinot Gris Vieille Vigne 2014

– Le Pinot Gris Grand Cru Schlossherr 2014

– Le Gewurztraminer Vendanges Tardives 2011

 

 

Awards at Vinalies International 2015

 

 

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Wolfberger won 7 medals at the Vinalies International, in Paris, which took place from February 27th to March 3rd 2015.

Medals awarded to Wolfberger
This year 7 of our products were recognized and rewarded at Vinalies International. We are proud of winning 3 gold medals and 4 silver medals.
About Vinalies International
The Vinalies were created by the Union of Oenologists of France in order to identify quality wines and allow the vintners professional recognition at an international level. Since 2010, the competitions of the Union of Oenologists of France have been certified ISO 9001 by AFAQ.

 

 

 

Awards at ProWein 2015

 

 

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Wolfberger received 5 awards at the Wine Tasting Competition, Premium Select Wine Challenge at ProWein 2015.

The awards received
Five of our wines received awards at ProWein 2015, organized by the German magazine Selection.

The 2-star wines: 

– Riesling Signature millésime 2014

– Pinot Blanc Signature millésime 2014

The 3-star wines:

– Auxerrois

– Crémant d’Alsace Brut

– Gewurztraminer Signature 2014

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