The 2019 Marananga Wine Show has again celebrated the wines of Barossa’s Western Ridge. This year’s show received 120 entries across 29 producers and 11 classes. Of the 120 entries, 70 wines received medals consisting of 14 gold, 19 silver and 29 bronze, based on national standards and derived using a 100-point scale.Thank you for reading this post, don't forget to subscribe!
It’s a testament to the region and shows the strength of the wines that are coming out of the western Barossa.
The trophy winners were:
Multi-Color Barossa White, White Blend, Sweet or Sparkling trophy awarded to Hentley Farm 2018 Viognier.
Cornucopia Farming Rosé trophy awarded to Murray Street Vineyards 2019 White Label Rosé
Creek Tavern Grenache trophy to Whistler Wines 2018 Get in My Belly Grenache
The Wine Clinic Grenache Dominant trophy awarded to Hentley Farm 2018 The Stray Mongrel Grenache, Shiraz, Zinfandel
Fabro-Weld Red Blend trophy awarded to Hentley Farm 2017 H Block Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon
Barossa Vine Improvement Other Red Varietal trophy awarded to Seppeltsfield Village 2019 Nero D’Avola
Barossa Bottling Services Cabernet Sauvignon trophy awarded to Hentley Farm 2017 Von Kasper Cabernet Sauvignon
Tanunda Cellars Shiraz 2018 or younger trophy awarded to Murray Street Vineyards 2018 Black Label Shiraz
Barossa Valley Ballooning Shiraz 2017 trophy awarded to The Cutting 2017 Barossa Valley Shiraz
CozWine Shiraz 2016 or older trophy awarded to Outlaw Wines O.G 2016 1890 Shiraz
Nitschke Furniture Fortified trophy awarded to Rolf Binder Wines NV Veritas Old Shed Tokay
Cooperage 1912 Wine of Show trophy awarded to Murray Street Vineyards 2018 Black Label Shiraz
Gnadenfrei Lutheran Church Exhibitor of Show trophy awarded to Hentley Farm
Appellation at the Louise People’s Choice trophy awarded to Seppeltsfield Village Barossa 2019 Grenache
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