Villa Maria has triumphed at the Sydney International Wine Show picking up a trophy for Chardonnay, two ‘Top 100’ classifications, a Blue-Gold medal and a Gold medal.
This unique food and wine orientated show, now in its 34th year caps entries at 2000 wines.
The judging team, headed up by Kym Milne MW includes four Masters of Wine (MW), two Master Sommeliers (MS), 6 winemakers, a wine journalist and a wine researcher/lecturer.
It’s a unique competition in that the wines are judged for their ability to complement food.
Villa Maria’s results:
Joint Trophy Winner – Fuller bodied whites – Villa Maria Reserve Barrique Fermented Gisborne Chardonnay 2013
Top 100 Winner- Lighter Bodied Reds – Villa Maria Private Bin Hawkes Bay Syrah 2012
Top 100 Winner – Sauvignon Blanc – Villa Maria Private Bin Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2015
Blue Gold Winner – Pinot Noir – Villa Maria Cellar Selection Marlborough Pinot Noir 2013
Gold Winner – Fuller Bodied Whites – Villa Maria Single Taylors Pass Chardonnay 2012
For more information on this competition please visit: http://www.top100wines.com/