The winners of the International Prize of the Silvaner Forum 2017 were awarded the "Goldene Rebschere" on 8 August 2017 in Klingenberg am Main. A large jury of experts had tasted a total of 427 Silvaners from the German growing regions as well as from Italy and France.
Most of the entries came from Franconia with 60 percent, followed by Rheinhessen with 32 percent. The wines were evaluated in five categories: Basic, Premium, Solitaire, Noble and Aged. All but one of the winning wineries came from Franconia.
These are the winning wines in the five categories:
(uka / Photo: Silvaner-Forum - Bernd Ullrich)