VINEA was founded in 1994 at the same time as the Rencontres Vinicoles in Sierre (canton Valais, Switzerland). Since then, VINEA has become a centre of excellence for the Swiss wine sector, organising promotional activities at regional, national and international level.
Swiss winegrowers certainly had their moment in the spotlight on October 24th. Following on from 2018’s historic vintage, there were no less than 3254 wines entered in the Grand Prix du Vin Suisse 2019. La Cave de la Côte is certainly no stranger to awards ceremonies but this is the first time it has ever won the coveted title of Swiss Winery of the Year 2019.