Friday, 24 June 2011

Dr Nicolas Catena Zapata Wins Lifetime Award

For the ninth time “Der Feinschmecker”, Germany’s leading Wine and Food magazine presented the wine equivalent of the Oscars at the Annual Wine Awards 2011 near Cologne, Germany. 6 international personalities from the world of wine were awarded, with the “”Lifetime Achievement” Oscar being awarded to Dr Nicolas Catena Zapata of Bodega Catena Zapata. The vineyard, famous for its “Nicola Catena Zapata” blend released for the first time in 2000 through a series of blind tastings against the world’s top wines in which it triumphed, is based in Mendoza, Argentina.