21 February 2019, Sydney/Griffith: McWilliam’s Hanwood Estate collection has continued to impress in overseas markets taking out Australian Wine of the Year at the recent 2019 China Wine and Spirits Awards (CWSA) Best Value competition. The collection created by the McWilliam’s family celebrated a spate of awards at the event with it’s 2018 Shiraz winning Australian Wine of the Year trophy and a Double Gold medal. a further four wines from the collection received gold medals at the show including: Hanwood Estate Merlot 2017 Hanwood Estate Chardonnay 2018 Hanwood Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 Hanwood Estate Cabernet Merlot 2017 CWSA is the most influential wine and spirits competition in the world – helping to sell a staggering 90 million bottles per...
In 2018, McWilliam’s Wines maintained its pedigree as a manufacturer of Australian wines of outstanding quality which scored amazingly well on the Australian and international wine show circuit including:
1 Platinum medal
60 Gold medals
37 Silver medals
2018 was the first year of featuring the new McW range of wines including 480, 660 Reserve and Alternis and the quality of these wines were a shining light earning more than half of the awards during the year.
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Sydney/Pokolbin 19 October 2018, Mount Pleasant Wines is thrilled to announce that their iconic Old Paddock & Old Hill Shiraz has been awarded NSW Governor’s Trophy for Best in Show at today’s 2018 NSW Wine Awards. This great honour was complimented by two other trophies won on the day by the Old Paddock & Old Hill Shiraz (OP & OH) 2017 including – Finlaysons Trophy for Best ShirazCCL Trophy for Best Dry Red This has been the pinnacle of a fantastic show season for newly appointed Chief Winemaker Adrian Sparks with the winery already receiving eight trophies for their 2017 vintage wines. He is elated with the results and believes it reflects the great team at Mount Pleasant and the...