TROPHIES and AWARDS

 

Best Wine of the 2015 Challenge

Canberra International Riesling Challenge Trophy

Sheldrake Point Winery, 2014 Wild Ferment Riesling Ice Wine

(Class 12, Sweet including Botrytis & Eiswein, Finger Lakes, USA)

 

Best in Australia

ACT Government and Hyatt Hotel Canberra Trophy

Chartley Estate, Chartley Estate Riesling 2014 (Class 4, Dry, Tasmania, Australia)

 

Best Dry Riesling

Jim Murphy AM Perpetual Trophy

Chartley Estate, Chartley Estate Riesling 2014 (Class 4, Dry, Tasmania, Australia)

 

Best Sweet Riesling

Australia Post/StarTrack Trophy

Sheldrake Point Winery, 2014 Wild Ferment Riesling Ice Wine

(Class 12, Sweet including Botrytis & Eiswein, Finger Lakes, USA)

 

Best Australian Museum Class

ActewAGL Trophy

Waterton Botrytis Riesling 2010 (Class 9, Sweet, Museum Vintage 2012 & prior, Tasmania, Aust)

 

Best Riesling from New Zealand

New Zealand High Commission Perpetual Trophy

Glover Family Vineyard, Zephyr Riesling 2014(Class 4, Dry, New Zealand)

 

Best European Riesling

German Ambassador’s Perpetual Trophy

G.H. von Mumm, 2013 Riesling Eilfer (Class 14, Semi-Dry, Rheingau, Germany)

 

Best American Riesling

USA Embassy Perpetual Trophy

Sheldrake Point Winery, 2014 Wild Ferment Riesling Ice Wine

(Class 12, Sweet including Botrytis & Eiswein, Finger Lakes, USA)

 

Best from the Canberra District

ACT Chief Minister’s Trophy

The Vintner’s Daughter 2015 Riesling (Class 1, Exhibitor 461, NSW, Australia)

 

Best Riesling from Tasmania

Tamar Valley Wine Route Trophy

Chartley Estate, Chartley Estate Riesling 2014 (Class 4, Dry, Tasmania, Australia)

 

Encouragement Award for up and coming Australian Riesling Winemakers

Shaw Vineyard Estate

Stephanie Helm, The Vintner’s Daughter