Wine News

Pleasing Results ASWS for Qld Producers

The Australian Small Winemakers Show held in Stanthorpe yielded a pleasing haul of medals for Queensland producers. From 205 Queensland wines entered 58 received medals. Overall the show received 1409 entries from producers of less than 500tonnes and from all Australian States and New Zealand. Symphony Hill Wines from the Granite Belt received trophies for

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Efforts of Viticulture Pioneers Acknowledged

A special presentation of the Samuel Bassett Award by the Queensland Wine Industry Association was made to Calvin Winks and Preben Jacobsen at the ASWS presentation dinner. The recipients were named at the recent Queensland Wine Awards but this dinner enabled the presentation to be made in person. They were instrumental in the 70’s in 

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Ballandean Estate Big Winners at 2013 Qld Wine Awards

The Ballandean Estate 2012 Saperavi  was awarded the Trophy for the Champion Alternative Variety Red White and went on to be awarded the Champion Wine of the Show.  Ballandean Estate NV Liqueur White Muscat was awarded the Champion Fortified Wine. Adding to these were trophies for  Queensland Viticulturist of the Year, Angelo Puglisi, Queensland Winemaker

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Sirromet wins GOLD in Vienna!

Sirromet is proud to announce that they have just won two gold medals in the 2012 Austrian International Wine Challenge! Officially the biggest recognised wine competition in the world, we are excited to have brought home a gold for our 2010 Signature Collection Chardonnay and 2009 Private Collection LM Assemblage, along with 5 silvers and 2 seal

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