• Accolades
  • Awards

The wines of Tikveš winery are synergy of the local traditions in wine production, investments in the latest technology in the wine industry, application of the best global knowledge and experience and the energy of our employees. Our dedication to top quality is recognized and affirmed by the relevant regional and global organizations and institutions, which, adds upon our motivation.

Every year, the wines of Tikveš winery win more than 50 prestigious awards at the most renowned international wine competitions, such as: Decanter, International Wine Challenge, Mundus Vini, Chardonnay du Monde, Le Mondial du Rose, Citadelles du Vin and other. We are proud of this success and the team of enologists of the Tikveš winery, which, since 2010, is being managed by Mr. Marko Stojkovikj, who actively cooperates with Philippe Cambie, one of the leading wine consultants in the world.

Tikveš winery is the only winery in the region with eight wines assessed by the most renowned wine critic in the world, Robert M. Parker. Robert Parker and the team of “The Wine Advocate” gave 94 points to the red wine “Bela Voda” 2010, reaffirming and exceeding this value by awarding 95 points for the red wine “Bela Voda” from the vintage of 2012, and over 90 points for another 7 of our wines.

In 2015 and 2016, Tikveš, for two years in a row, won the award “Best Company of the year” awarded by the regional office for Southeast Europe of the European Association of Managers and the Magazine “Euro Manager”. On the same event, held in Sarajevo, the award “Best Manager of the year” in 2015 was awarded to the Chairperson of the Managing Board of Tikveš winery, Mr. Svetozar Janevski, and in 2016, to the General Manager of Tikveš winery, Mr. Igor Ilievski. In 2015, the Chairperson of the Management Board, Mr. Svetozar Javevski, received the international award for life achievements in entrepreneurship “Creators for centuries”, awarded on the Summit of Entrepreneurs of the region of Southeast Europe – “the best 300” held in Dubrovnik.

Our activities in the field of corporate social responsibility were recognized and awarded in 2013 in the category of market relations, with the National award for best socially responsible practices, and through the years, we have received awards and recognitions by consumers and representatives of the global wine industry. In 2008, Tikveš was proclaimed favorite regional brand at “Brand Fair Internacional”, the biggest event in the field of branding in Southeast Europe, which was held in Belgrade, Serbia, also in 2008, at the “Wine Innovation Forum” in Paris, “Tikves” was named among the thirty most innovative wine brands in the world.

Awards

Year
Price
Wine

2017

Concours Mondia

  • Alexandria Rose 2016, Silver Medal
  • Temjanika Special Selection 2016, Silver Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2015, Silver Medal
  • Barovo Red 2015, Silver Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Grand Cuvee 2013, Gold Medal

Decanter World Wine Awards

  • Domaine Lepovo Chardonnay 2016, Bronze Medal
  • Bela Voda White 2016, Silver Medal
  • Chardonnay Special Selection Oaked 2016, Silver Medal
  • Alexandria Rose 2016, Bronze Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Rose 2016, Bronze Medal
  • Barovo Red 2015, Bronze Medal
  • Cabernet Franc Special Selection 2016, Silver Medal
  • Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection 2015, Bronze Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2015, Commended
  • Vranec Special Selection 2015, Bronze Medal
  • Grenache Blanc Special Selection 2016, Bronze Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee White 2016, Bronze Medal

International Wine Challenge

  • Domaine Lepovo Chardonnay 2016, Bronze Medal
  • Bela Voda White 2016, Bronze Medal
  • Alexandria White 2016, Silver Medal
  • Barovo Red 2015, Silver Medal
  • Cabernet Franc Special Selection 2016, Commended
  • Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection 2015, Commended
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2015, Bronze Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2015, Gold Medal
  • Grenache Blanc Special Selection 2016, Silver Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee White 2016, Bronze Medal
  • Alexandria Red 2015, Bronze Medal

Grenaches du Monde

  • Bela Voda White 2016, Bronze Medal

Chardonnay Du Monde

  • Chardonnay Special Selection 2016, Silver Medal

Le Mondial du Rose

  • Alexandria Classic Rose 2016, Silver Medal

Mundus Vini

  • Cabernet Franc Special Selection 2016, Silver Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2015, Gold Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Chardonnay 2016, Silver Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Pinot Noir 2014, Gold Medal
  • Barovo Red 2015, Gold Medal

Sakura Japan Women Awards

  • Barovo White 2015, Double Gold Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Chardonnay 2016, Double Gold Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Grand Cuvee 2013, Gold Medal

2016

Chardonnay Du Monde

  • Domaine Lepovo Chardonnay 2015, Silver Medal

Concours Mondia

  • Alexandria Rose 2015, Silver Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2014, Silver Medal

Le Mondial du Rose

  • Rose Classic 2015, Silver Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Rose 2015, Silver Medal

Decanter World Wine Awards

  • Domaine Lepovo Grand Cuvee 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Grenache Blanc Special Selection 2015, Bronze Medal
  • Chardonnay Special Selection 2015, Bronze Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2014, Bronze Medal
  • Bela Voda Red 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Barovo Red 2012, Bronze Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Chardonnay 2014, Bronze Medal
  • Temjanika Special Selection 2015, Commended
  • Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection 2014, Commended
  • Alexandria Rose 2015, Commended
  • Bela Voda White 2015, Commended
  • Alexandria Cuvee Rose 2015, Commended
  • Vranec Special Selection 2013, Commended

International Wine Challenge

  • Temjanika Special Selection 2015, Silver Medal
  • Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection 2014, Silver Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Grand Cuvee 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Chardonnay Special Selection 2015, Bronze Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2013, Commended
  • Alexandria Cuvee Rose 2015, Commended
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2014, Commended
  • Alexandria Rose 2015, Commended
  • Bela Voda White 2015, Commended
  • Bela Voda Red 2013, Commended
  • Barovo Red 2012, Commended
  • Domaine Lepovo Chardonnay 2015, Commended
  • Vranec and Merlot 2013, Commended

Les Citadelles du Vin

  • Alexandria Rose 2015, Gold Medal
  • Sauvignon Blanc Special Selection 2015, Silver Medal

Mundus Vini

  • Cabernet Franc Special Selection 2015, Gold Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Rose 2015, Silver Medal
  • Temjanika Special Selection 2015, Silver Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Grand Cuvee 2013, Gold Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Chardonnay 2015, Gold Medal

Decanter Asia Wine Awards

  • Tga za Jug 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection 2014, Commended
  • Merlot Special Selection 2014, Commended
  • Vranec Special Selection 2013, Сребрен медал

Vino Ljubljana

  • Domaine Lepovo Grand Cuvee 2013, World champion
  • Barovo Red 2013, Gold Medal
  • Bela Voda Red 2013, Gold Medal

BIWC Bulgaria

  • Temjanika Special Selection 2015, Silver Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2013, Silver Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Grand Cuvee 2013, Silver Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee White 2015, Bronze Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2014, Bronze Medal

China Wine and Spirits Awards

  • Barovo Red 2013, Gold Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Grand Cuvee 2013, Double Gold Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee White 2015, Gold Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2014, Bronze Medal

Sakura Japan Women Awards

  • Barovo Red 2012, Double Gold Medal
  • Bela Voda White 2014, Gold Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2012, Silver Medal

2015

Grenaches du Monde

  • Bela Voda White 2014, Silver Medal

Chardonnay Du Monde

  • Domaine Lepovo Chardonnay 2013, Silver Medal
  • Ergion 2012, Silver Medal

Concours Mondia

  • Temjanika Special Selection 2014, Silver Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2013, Silver Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Rose 2014, Gold Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2013, Gold Medal

Le Mondial du Rose

  • Rose Classic 2014, Gold Medal

Decanter World Wine Awards

  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2013, Commended
  • Vranec Special Selection 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Merlot Special Selection 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection 2013, Commended
  • Alexandria Cuvee Rose 2014, Bronze Medal
  • Temjanika Special Selection 2014, Bronze Medal
  • Grenache Blanc Special Selection 2014, Bronze Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Chardonnay 2014, Bronze Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Pinot Noir 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Rkaciteli Special Selection 2014, Bronze Medal
  • Bela Voda Red 2012, Commended
  • Barovo White 2014, Bronze Medal

International Wine Challenge

  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2013, Silver Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Cabernet Sauvignon Special Selection 2013, Commended
  • Alexandria Cuvee Rose 2014, Commended
  • Temjanika Special Selection 2014, Commended
  • Grenache Blanc Special Selection 2014, Bronze Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Chardonnay 2014, Bronze Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Pinot Noir 2013, Commended
  • Rkaciteli Special Selection 2014, Bronze Medal
  • Bela Voda Red 2012, Bronze Medal
  • Barovo White 2014, Commended

Les Citadelles du Vin

  • Grenache Blanc Special Selection 2014, Gold Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2013, Gold Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2013, Silver Medal

Mundus Vini

  • Domaine Lepovo Chardonnay 2013, Silver Medal
  • Domaine Lepovo Pinot Noir 2013, Gold Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2013, Silver Medal

Muscats Du Monde

  • Temjanika Special Selection 2014, Silver Medal

Selections mondiales des Vins Canada

  • Vranec Special Selection 2013, Gold Medal

Decanter Asia Wine Awards

  • Barovo Red 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Barovo White 2014, Bronze Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2013, Gold Medal

Vino Ljubljana

  • Vranec Special Selection 2013, Gold Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2013, Gold Medal

BIWC Bulgaria

  • Alexandria Cuvee White 2014, Gold Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Rose 2014, Silver Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2013, Gold Medal
  • Barovo Red 2013, Silver Medal

International Wine Contest Buchurest

  • Temjanika Special Selection 2014, Gold Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2013, Gold Medal

2014

Chardonnay Du Monde

  • Chardonnay Limited Edition 2013, Silver Medal
  • Chardonnay Limited Edition 2012, Silver Medal

Concours Mondia

  • Vranec Special Selection 2012, Silver Medal

Le Mondial du Rose

  • Rose Classic 2013, Gold Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Rose 2013, Gold Medal

Decanter World Wine Awards

  • Grenache Blanc Special Selection 2013, Commended
  • Temjanika Special Selection 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2012, Bronze Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2012, Commended
  • Alexandria Cuvee Rose 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee White 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Barovo Red 2011, Bronze Medal
  • Barovo Red 2012, Commended
  • Barovo White 2013, Commended
  • Bela Voda Red 2012, Bronze Medal

International Wine Challenge

  • Barovo White 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Barovo Red 2012, Bronze Medal
  • Bela Voda White 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Bela Voda Red 2012, Bronze Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Rose 2013, Bronze Medal

Les Citadelles du Vin

  • Barovo Red 2012, Bronze Medal

Mundus Vini

  • Temjanika Special Selection 2013, Gold Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2012, Silver Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2012, Gold Medal

Decanter Asia Wine Awards

  • Temjanika Special Selection 2013, Commended
  • Vranec Special Selection 2012, Bronze Medal
  • Tga za Jug Classic 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Barovo Red 2012, Silver Medal
  • Chardonnay Lepovo 2013, Commended

Hong Kong International Wine and Spirit Competition

  • Lozova Zolta , Silver Medal
  • Tga za Jug Classic 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Temjanika Special Selection 2013, Bronze Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2012, Silver Medal
  • Barovo White 2013, Silver Medal
  • Bela Voda Red 2012, Silver Medal

Vino Balkanika Bulgaria

  • Barovo Red 2011, Silver Medal
  • Temjanika Special Selection 2013, Silver Medal

Vino Ljubljana

  • Bela Voda Red 2011, Gold Medal

BIWC Bulgaria

  • Temjanika Special Selection 2013, Silver Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2012, Gold Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Red 2013, Gold Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee White 2013, Bronze Medal

2013

Grenaches du Monde

  • Grenache Blanc Special Selection 2012, Gold Medal
  • Bela Voda White 2012, Silver Medal
  • Bela Voda White 2011, Silver Medal

Chardonnay Du Monde

  • Chardonnay Limited Edition 2012, Silver Medal
  • Chardonnay Special Selection 2012, Bronze Medal

Le Mondial du Rose

  • Rose Classic 2012, Silver Medal

Vino Balkanika Bulgaria

  • Temjanika Special Selection 2012, Gold Medal
  • Rkaciteli Special Selection 2012, Silver Medal
  • Barovo Red 2010, Silver Medal

Decanter World Wine Awards

  • Barovo White 2012, Silver Medal
  • Bela Voda White 2012, Bronze Medal
  • Bela Voda Red 2010, Bronze Medal
  • Tga za Jug 2012, Bronze Medal

International Wine Challenge

  • Bela Voda White 2012, Silver Medal
  • Muscat Ottonel Special Selection 2012, Silver Medal
  • Rkaciteli Special Selection 2012, Silver Medal
  • Sauvignon Blanc Special Selection 2012, Silver Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee Rose 2012, Bronze Medal
  • Alexandria Cuvee White 2012, Bronze Medal
  • Barovo White 2012, Bronze Medal
  • Tga za Jug 2010, Bronze Medal

Concours Mondia

  • Barovo Red 2010, Gold Medal
  • Temjanika Special Selection 2012, Gold Medal

BIWC Bulgaria

  • Temjanika Special Selection 2012, Gold Medal
  • Sauvignon Blanc Special Selection 2012, Silver Medal
  • Barovo White 2012, Silver Medal
  • Vranec Special Selection 2011, Silver Medal
  • Barovo Red 2012, Bronze Medal
  • Rkaciteli Special Selection 2010, Bronze Medal

Les Citadelles du Vin

  • Barovo Red 2010, Gold Medal
  • Rkaciteli Special Selection 2012, Silver Medal
  • Bela Voda White 2012, Silver Medal

Mundus Vini

  • Barovo White 2012, Gold Medal
  • Temjanika Special Selection 2012, Silver Medal

Slovenian Wine Festival

  • Barovo White 2012, Gold Medal