Wine & Wineries

BEST FAIRTRADE WINES

Fairtrade

MICHELANGELO CCL LABEL INTERNATIONAL WINE AWARDS ANNOUNCES BEST FAIRTRADE WINES On Friday 9 September 2011, the winners of the two Fairtrade trophies were announced at the Michelangelo CCL Label International Wine Awards (MIWA) ceremony at the Lord Charles Hotel in Somerset West. The Best Fairtrade Red goes to Stellenrust Timeless Red Blend 2008, and the Best Fairtrade white goes to Bosman Family Vineyards’ Sur Lie Chenin Blanc 2011. In addition, the Fairtrade Palesa Sauvignon Blanc 2011 (marketed by the uniWines Group) won a Gold Medal. Sponsored by Pick n Pay, the two Fairtrade trophies were introduced to this year’s line-up of the MIWA for the first time. Boudewijn Goossens, Executive Director of Fairtrade Label South