Presenter: Bollinger and 50 Great Greek Wines
Champagne Bollinger: the custodian of nearly 200 years of family heritage.
Since 1829, Champagne Bollinger has been making great wines with a powerful, refined and complex style, expressing the aromas of the fruit in all its dimensions.
This truly unique taste is the result of a particular affinity for the elegance of pinot noir, uncompromising excellence, an exceptional vineyard and traditional craftsmanship handed down through the generations with the utmost care since 1829.
Champagne Bollinger are a principal supporter of the Institute of Masters of Wine and are pleased to welcome all delegates to the symposium with a Champagne arrival.
50 Great Greek Wines
The 50 Great Greek Wines platform is a comprehensive and innovative showcase highlighting Greek winemaking’s outstanding diversity, quality, and excellence. Founded by Master of Wine Yiannis Karakasis, this platform elevates Greek wines globally. Through its competitive events and promotional efforts, the 50 Great Greek Wines initiative continues to champion Greek wines and establish itself as a respected ambassador for Greece’s extraordinary vinous treasures worldwide.
At the core of 50 Great Greek Wines lies a prestigious competition, which recognizes and awards the 50 wines that have received the highest scores. These wines are meticulously chosen by a panel of international judges with deep expertise in Greek wine. By honouring the top-scoring wines, this competition sheds a spotlight on the very best of Greek winemaking, emphasising the exceptional quality and artistry encapsulated in each bottle. However, the influence of 50 Great Greek Wines goes beyond the awards ceremony. Following the announcement of winners in various categories, the platform leaps into action with its promotional activities under the banner of “50 GGW | More.” This phase embodies the essence of 50 Great Greek Wines, as it moves beyond mere recognition and actively engages in reciprocal promotion, serving as a dynamic force in promoting Greek wines domestically and internationally. Year after year, the 50 Great Greek Wines platform solidifies its position as a leading authority on Greek wines. Its unwavering commitment to showcasing the diversity, quality, and excellence of Greek winemaking fuels the growth and recognition of this remarkable industry. By championing the 50 awarded wines, it uplifts the entire Greek wine landscape, shaping its narrative and paving the way for a future where Greek wines are celebrated, cherished, and embraced by wine enthusiasts worldwide.