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Published on : Saturday, June 6, 2015
Peru’s Minister of Foreign Trade and Tourism Magali Silva congratulated four Peruvian enterprises, which were granted recognitions at the “Superior Taste Award” held in Brussels (Belgium) on June 04, 2015.
Those were Antigua Bodega Rivadeneyra, UCP Backus y Johnston S.A.A., Cartavio Rum Company S.A.C., Sociedad Agrícola Virú and Coca Cola Perú.
Antigua Bodega Rivadeneyra displayed its Mosto Verde Pisco variety (green must). A jury composed of 120 chefs and European sommeliers granted the product 3 stars. Likewise, enterprise UCP Backus y Johnston obtained other 3 stars for showcasing San Mateo mineral water and Cusqueña Negra Dark Lager beer.
Other beer varieties receiving 2 stars were Cusqueña Dorada Golden Lager and Cusqueña Trigo Wheat Beer. Whereas, Cusqueña Roja Red Lager was granted the “Crystal Taste Award,” a very important recognition given to products which have received 3 stars for 3 consecutive years.
Quinoa based products of Sociedad Agrícola Virú S.A. was recognized with 2 stars. The same qualification was obtained by San Luis bottled water, a product of Coca Cola-Perú.
Silva indicated producers and distributors from 120 countries will use their obtained awards as powerful marketing tools.
The representative of iTQi Xaviera Medina thanked the support provided by the Peruvian Commercial Office in Brussels (OCEX Bruselas) to organize the event. Also, she highlighted the presence of Marca Peru (Peru Brand).
The event was organized by The International Taste & Quality Institute – iTQi the world’s leading organization dedicated to testing and promoting superior food and drink. It must be noted that on this edition 150 enterprises were awarded.
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