Istria, and more specifically the town of Poreč, will host the main tasting session of the competition dedicated to red and white wines of the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles. The tastings will take place in the region on 12, 13 and 14 May 2023.

Thousands of wine samples from 50 countries will be evaluated over three days by 350 judges from around the world. In Poreč, everything is ready to host the world’s largest wine competition, the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles, which has the greatest influence on the global wine scene.

Despite its relatively small size, the Croatian region of Istria has emerged as a leading destination for wine enthusiasts looking to experience exquisite wines in a stunning setting. Over the past 25 years, the region has experienced a remarkable transformation in viticulture resulting in the creation of new and innovative wine styles that have already gained international recognition. Today, Istrian winemaking is a perfect balance of traditional knowledge and modern expertise, with a focus on indigenous grape varieties that captivate wine aficionados worldwide.

To read more about the Concours, the link is here.