Here are the winners of the TASTE & DESIGN AWARDS, Bled, 2021

TASTE AWARDS 2021

 

STILL | Super Low Category

Gold: Thunderbird

Silver: OSE

Silver: APSU

Bronze: Wossa

Bronze: Splendor

Bronze: Svalbardi

Bronze: Cloud Juice

 

STILL | Low Category

Gold: La Sasse

Silver: Theoni

Silver: Aquene Springs

Bronze: Enki  

 

STILL | Medium Category

Gold: Gaisberg

Silver: Beloka

Bronze: Tesalia

 

STILL | High Category

Gold: Vimeiro

Silver: Socosani

Bronze: Three Bays

 

EXOTIC SOURCES

Gold: O Amazon Air Water

 

ADDED Carbonation | Super Low Category

Gold: Veen

Silver: Lofoten

 

ADDED Carbonation | Low Category

Gold: Bambito

Silver: Enki

Silver: Theoni

Bronze: BLVD

 

ADDED Carbonation | Medium Category

Gold: Beloka

Silver: Aura

Silver: Perlage

Bronze: Gaisberg

Bronze: Vellamo

 

ADDED Carbonation | High Category

Gold: Socosani

Silver: Three Bays

Bronze: Vimeiro

 

NATURAL Carbonation

Gold: Roi

Silver: Vilajuiga

Silver: Pedras

Silver: Radenska

Silver: Guitig

Bronze: Carpatina

 

CURATED

Gold: Nevas

Silver: Minvino #2

 

DESIGN AWARDS, Bled. 2021

 

GLASS DESIGN

Gold: La Sasse

Gold: Svalbardi

Silver: APSU

Bronze: NEVAS

Bronze: Sant Aniol

Bronze: VEEN

 

PET DESIGN

Gold:  Cana Royal

Silver: Fromin

Silver: OSE

Bronze: 383 

 

ALUMINUM DESIGN

Gold: Lofoten

Silver: Nube

Silver: Clear Alaskan Glacial

 

TETRA

Gold: Theoni

 

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