International Awards for Villebois!
Ø Petit Villebois Sauvignon Blanc 2011: Silver medal at the Concours Mondial du Sauvignon 2012 (Bordeaux) and Silver medal at the Concours Mondial ( Brussels), Bronze medal at the IWSC* 2012 (London)
Ø Villebois Sancerre 2011: Silver medal at the Concours Mondial du Sauvignon 2012 (Bordeaux), Silver medal at the IWSC* 2012 ( London)
Ø Villebois Pouilly Fumé 2011: Silver medal at the IWSC* 2012 (London)
Ø Villebois Sauvignon Blanc 2011: Bronze medal at the IWSC* 2012 (London)
Ø Villebois Prestige 2011: Bronze medal at the IWSC* 2012 (London)
(* IWSC; International Wine and Spirit Competition)
controls more than 75 HA of vines in the heart of the famous Royal French Loire valley and sells its wines under the prestigious Sancerre, Pouilly Fumé and Touraine appellations. It cultivates and produces premium sauvignon blanc wines with the aim of producing benchmark wines of the highest possible quality levels.
Our young and ambitious winemaker ,Thierry Merlet finished his wine education both in Beaune and Bordeaux, and specialized in producing sauvignon blanc wines in the US and Australia, before he returned to the original terroir of this world famous wine grape; the French Loire area.
Joost van der Does de Willebois,
gérant and one of the proud owners: "These medals are a great acknowledgement of our efforts and ambition to produce top quality wines from this fine region. The success across 5 different wine competitions in particular is a confirmation of the quality of our wines and a great compliment to our winemaker. We are proud that the Villebois wines have gained recognition for producing a new range of quality sauvignon blanc wines among famous and widely respected wines and wineries from France, New-Zealand, Chili, South Africa…. ."
Hans Moolenaar Wijnkoperij is importeur voor Villebois in Nederland.