Andrew Peller named Canadian Wine Producer of the Year
The Grimsby, Ont.-based company was awarded Canadian Wine Producer of the Year by the International Wine and Spirit Competition at a banquet in England
Grimbsby, Ont.-based Andrew Peller Limited was awarded “Canadian Wine Producer of the Year” by the International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC) at its 2015 Annual Awards Banquet held at the Guildhall in London, England on Nov. 26, 2015.
Established in 1969, the IWSC was the first competition to seek out the best wines, spirits and liqueurs from around the globe. Now one of the world’s foremost wine competitions, the IWSC’s panel of carefully selected industry experts comprised of Masters of Wine, wine buyers, sommeliers, qualified wine educators and respected wine journalists judges wines from more than 90 countries in a rigorous seven-month process that includes a double-blind tasting as well as chemical and microbiological analysis.
“We are very proud to have been selected as Canadian Wine Producer of the Year by the IWSC, a true honour and a testament to the dedication and talent of our winemaking teams, and the quality of the wines we produce each and every day,” says John Peller, president and CEO of Andrew Peller Limited.