After a two-year enforced break caused by the pandemic, the Danube Wine Challenge took place on 20-24 October 2021 at the iconic Château Béla, Slovakia. The organisers managed to assemble a stellar jury, which included top international tasters from 16 countries around the world. The Danube Wine Challenge is the top event of the wine year not only in Slovakia, but also in Central Europe. In total, more than 500 wines from 11 countries were evaluated. Under the strict OIV rules, only 30% of them could be awarded medals, of which 11 Double gold, 115 Gold and 25 Silver. In addition, other special awards were given. Prix VINOFED goes to the Slovak red wine Amicius Cabernet Sauvignon 2018.
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