15 March, 2007
Greece has won 170 medals in the 7th international wine competition taking place in Thessaloniki, Macedonia, in which a total of 683 wine samples participated from Greece, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Italy, Spain, Portugal, France, Austria and Cyprus.
It is the only international wine competition in Greece and takes place in accordance with the specifications of the International Vine and Wine Office and the legislation of the agricultural development and food ministry.
Greece participated with 558 wines and won three medals of the "Grand Gold" category, as well as 50 silver and 117 bronze medals.
Source: Athens News Agency