The Global Syrah Master 2018 reveals some hidden gems
Drink Business is the International Magazine situated in Uk
Drink Business is the leading global online publication for the wine, beer, and spirits industry with a global monthly audience of over a quarter of a million industry professionals and drinks enthusiasts. The Global Masters is organized for Drink Business, in a series of blind tasting competitions, drawing in entries from across the world. One of the key elements to its success is the quality and the dedication of the judges involved, Masters of Wine, Masters Sommeliers and senior buyer.
In a world filled with wine competitions, any new arrival needs a strong case to justify its existence. Unlike other international competitions, The Drinks Business Global Masters series is judged by grape variety rather than country. That single fact eliminates the inevitable preconceptions that even the most professional taster encounters, allowing all wines to be assessed on a level playing field, regardless of their country of origin.
The success of this formula is borne out in the results. While a number of star names from high profile regions proved the solid foundations of their reputation, the medal rankings also reveal some hidden gems.
The Drinks Business Global Masters series is judged by grape variety rather than country. That single fact eliminates the inevitable preconceptions that even the most professional taster encounters. In this case, the new creation from Bodegas Borsao, in Campo de Borja, Spain, Borsao Zarihs 2015 has been chosen as the best Syrah in Spain, the only spanish Syrah selected.