POMME D’OR IN THE INTERNATIONAL APFELWEIN WELWEIT IN FRANKFURT (2015 AND 2016)
In 2015, our Natural Cider Bereziartua and Natural Cider Bereziartua Gourmet Edition were awarded with the Pomme d’Or in the international fair “Apfelwein Weltweit” in Frankfurt. These international awards recognize the quality of our ciders and inspire us to keep on with the good work done up to now.
In 2016 we returned to the International Cider Fair of Frankfurt with the after taste of the awards received last year. In this edition of the most important fair of the continent again our Sidra Bereziartua was awarded with the Pomme D' Or.
GOLD MEDAL IN THE GREAT LAKES INTERNATIONAL CIDER AND PERRY COMPETITION (GLINTCAP)
In 2015, our Natural Cider Bereziartua was awarded the Gold medal in the Great Lakes International Cider and Perry Competition (GLINTCAP). This competition is one of the most important in the world with 168 cellars taking part and 617 entries judged in 2015, only 8 of which were awarded a gold medal. Our Bereziartua cider was also the only Spanish cider that won this important award.
In 2016, Bereziartua recibes three new awards in the Great Lakes International Cider and Perry Competition in Michigan. The Basque Country Cider received the gold medal; the Sidra Bereziartua Edición Gourmet (Bereziartua Gourmet Edition Cider) won a silver medal and the Sidra Bereziartua (Bereziatura Cider) won the bronze medal. The Great Lakes International Cider and Perry Competition in Michigan has strived to recognize the best drinks made from fermented apples and pears chosen from a very competitive field. In 2016 there were 1003 entries from 282 participants from 31 countries, surpassing the 1000 participant milestone for the first time in the history of an international cider competition. This year 73 gold medals, 305 silver medals and 386 bronze medals were awarded. 90 judges blind-tasted the ciders in the presence of delegates and additional personnel. Amongst the judges were producers, cider fans, traders, writers and academics from a great geographical area extending from the west coast of the United States to United Kingdom.
BEREZIARTUA VOTED BETWEEN THE NINE BEST CIDER IN EUROPE BY THE GERMAN MAGAZINE FALSTAFF
In the summer of 2015 Falstaff magazine ranked our Bereziartua Natural Cider as the 8TH best cider of Europe the only Spanish cider mentioned. The Bereziartua cider was given 89 points, and was 8th in the sparkling and filtered ciders class of ciders which is most commonly enjoyed in Europe.