Ramon Roqueta Tempranillo has won a silver medal at the Concours International de Lyon held in France. The Concours International de Lyon has a reputation in keeping with its prestigious partners: Les Toques Blanches Lyonnaises, the Association des Sommeliers de Rhône Alpes, Metro, and Global Wine and Spirits. The enthusiasm for this competition is widespread.
In 2014, some 3,685 samples from 22 countries were tasted.International tasters from all sectors of the wine industry (oenologists, sommeliers, restaurateurs, producers, wine shop owners, as well as knowledgeable consumers) have made this competition an important event. The position of honorary president alternates between a well-known sommelier and a chef from Lyon. The honorary president role’s every year is to promote the competition via the media and to members of his profession. This year the president was Christophe Roure – Chef 2 étoiles Michelin..