Concours Mondial de Bruxelles and Vinistra, the association of Istrian vinegrowers and winemakers, received the Golden Goat for the best event of the year. In competition with 12 prestigious events, the award was given to them by the Tourist Board of Istria for organizing the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2023, in May in Poreč (Croatia).
“We are truly honored and delighted to receive the prestigious Golden Goat for the best event of the year. This recognition is a testament to the dedication and hard work of everyone involved in organizing the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2023, in collaboration with the incredible team of Vinistra !” said Baudouin Havaux, CMB’s President.
“Being selected as the best event among 12 prestigious competitions is a remarkable achievement, and we extend our heartfelt thanks to the Tourist Board of Istria for this esteemed award. It is a reflection of the passion and excellence that our team and partners bring to the world of wine.”
We are committed to continuing our mission of promoting and celebrating the artistry and craftsmanship of winemakers worldwide. This award is not just ours, it belongs to the entire wine community that made Concours Mondial de Bruxelles a truly exceptional event! said Baudouin Havaux, CMB’s President.
“We are proud of this award, as well as the fact that Vinistra was the first in this part of Europe to host the prestigious wine competition Concours Mondial de Bruxelles. The importance of this wine event is evidenced by the fact that more than 10 thousand bottles from around the world were opened at it. Its independence and strict selection process provide consumers with the confidence to buy award-winning wines. All of this confirms the growing international reputation of Vinistra, as well as Istrian wines,” said Luka Rossi, president of the Vinistra association.