Mendoza awarded the Best of Mendoza’s Wine Tourism prizes to its regional winners on Thursday September 16th. The gala event took place in the Bustelo Congress Hall with more than 150 guests.
It started with a presentation of the ballet of the Municipality of Mendoza that fused folkloric and modern dances.
Then the Minister of Culture and Tourism, Mariana Juri, welcomed the guests emphasizing the importance of holding such an event after hard months of quarantine and other restrictions.
Mayra Tous, the current Harvest Queen of Mendoza, acted as host together with Luis Serrano, a local presenter. They announced the winners meanwhile local authorities handled them the prized on stage. At the end, the guests could enjoy a toast with wines from the wineries that were competing for the awards and delicious fingerfood in a relaxed atmosphere, full of joy for being able to share again this special occasion in person.
This edition’s winners are:
Category: ARCHITECTURE & LANDSCAPE
Category: ART & CULTURE
Category: INNOVATIVE WINE TOURISM EXPERIENCES
Category: SUSTAINABLE WINE TOURISM PRACTICES
Category: WINE TOURISM RESTAURANTS
- Gold: Bodega Los Toneles-Abrasado
- Silver: Bodega Susana Balbo-Osadía de Crear
- Bronze: Bodega SuperUco
Category: WINE TOURISM SERVICES
Category: SMALL WINERIES (Category just for Mendoza)
Photo Credits: Government of Mendoza