Celebration night for Yecla wines that were examined before a professional jury. The XI edition of the wine contest of the Denomination of Origin Yecla gathered yesterday more than a hundred people who attended the awards ceremony and subsequent dinner organized by the Regulatory Council.

The jury, made up of 12 tasters linked to the world of wine from different professional positions, evaluated the 73 wine samples that were presented this year at the council's facilities. A figure much higher than in previous years. An increase of the wines to contest linked to that this year was of obligatory fulfillment the recognition of the Ministry of Agriculture.

The result showed that Bodegas Señorío de Barahonda obtained 5 gold, 1 silver and 2 bronze medals. Bodegas La Purísima won 2 gold, 2 silver and 3 bronze medals. Bodegas Castaño won 3 silver and 3 bronze medals. And the Bodega Casa Boquera won 1 silver medal.

(text and more information at: www.elperiodicodeyecla.com The Denomination of Origin Yecla rewards its best wines )

GOLD SILVER BRONZE

White wines:

Vintages 2016 and 2017

Bodegas Barahonda

The Most Beautiful Pink 2017

Bodegas La Purisima

Old Hands Ecological 2017

Castaño Wineries

Castaño Macabeo Chardonnay 2017

Pink wines:

Vintages 2016 and 2017

Bodegas Barahonda

The Most Beautiful Pink 2017

Castaño Wineries

Castaño Monastrell Rosado 2017

Castaño Wineries

Spinal Domain Pink

Red wines without wood:

Vintages 2016 and 2017

Bodegas Barahonda

Truck 2017

Bodegas La Purisima Bodegas Barahonda

Consent Merlot 2017

Concepcion 2017

Bodegas La Purisima

Syrah Consent 2017

Red wines with wood:

Vintages 2016 and 2017

Bodegas La Purisima

Consent Monsatrell 2016

Bodega Casa Boquera

Casa Boquera Semijoven 2016

Bodegas Barahonda

Bodegas Barahonda

Organic

Barrica 2016

Tranco 2016

Red wines with wood:

Vintages 2015 and earlier

Bodegas Barahonda

Bodegas Barahonda

Barahonda Crianza 2015

Dieter Meier 12 months 2014

Castaño Wineries

Behind the Casa syrah 2015

Bodegas La Purisima

Castaño Wineries

Old Vines Expression 2015

House of Wax 2014

Sweet wines:

Bodegas Barahonda

Bellum 2016

Castaño Wineries

Castaño Dulce 2016

Bodegas La Purisima

Enesencia 2014