Casa Vinicola Zonin USA Wins at the Critics Challenge International Wine Competition in San Diego, CA


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From: Casa Vinicola Zonin USA                                     Contact: Jelena Meisel

Marketing & PR Division                                               Marketing & PR Manager

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For Immediate Release

Casa Vinicola Zonin USA Wins 2 Golds, 2 Silvers at the Critics Challenge International Wine Competition in San Diego, CA

Miami, Florida, May 24, 2012 – – Casa Vinicola Zonin USA, Inc. is pleased to announce four medals won at the Critics Challenge International Wine Competition. The competition took place in San Diego May 19th and 20th.

Casa Vinicola Zonin USA, Inc. took home 2 gold and 2 silver medals. Tenuta Ca’ Bolani estate in Friuli was awarded a gold medal for 2011 Pinot Grigio and Critics Silver for 2010 Sauvignon. While, Sicily’s Feudo Prinicipi Di Butera estate won Critics Gold for 2010 Nero d’Avola and Zonin Prosecco won Critics Silver.

“We are honored to receive these prestigious awards!” said Pietro Morelli, Marketing Director of Casa Vinicola Zonin USA.  “ Casa Vincola Zonin makes excellent wines, and these awards highlight the superb quality of wines that we bring from Friuli and Sicily.”

Critics Challenge brings together many of America’s most accomplished and respected wine journalists to evaluate wine entries from around the globe, like Mary Ewing-Mulligan, MW, Robert Whitley, Michael Apstein, Dan Berger, Stephen Brook, etc.

Casa Vinicola Zonin USA is wholly owned by Casa Vinicola Zonin S.p.A. in Italy; a company of seven generations of wine makers with nine vineyards located in the seven most prestigious wine growing areas in Italy. The flagship winery, Castello D’Albola located in Tuscany’s Chianti Classico District, Rocca di Montemassi located in Maremma, Tuscany, Principi di Butera located in Sicily, Ca’Bolani located in Friuli, Castello del Poggio located in Piemonte/Asti, Tenuta IL Bosco located in Lombardia, Podere IL Giangio located in Veneto, Abbazia Monte Oliveto located in Toscana and Masseria Altemura located in Puglia. Each winery is dedicated to its own traditional wines and styles.


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