2009 Medal Winners Pack
As is the tradition, I have managed to get stock of 12 of the top scoring wines, including the trophy winners, to put into this special Medal Winners Pack. Of course if you wish, you can buy the wines individually or put your own pack together.
Buy 2008 Organic Wine Show Medal Winners Pack - $240 plus freight (SOLD OUT)
Here are the wines that make up the pack. The comments are from the judges of the 2009 Australia/New Zealand Organic Wine Show.
BEST WHITE – AND BEST WINE OF SHOW – GOLD MEDAL
2009 Thistle Hill Riesling
Very pretty, elegant and precise Riesling, with juicy lime and floral flavours, great line and length.
BEST RED – GOLD MEDAL
2007 Temple Bruer Shiraz Malbec Preservative Free
Bright bramble fruit, youthful, lifted floral perfume, good balance of edgy tannin and fleshy berries.
OTHER GOLD MEDAL WINNERS
2008 Yalumba Organic Viognier
Really complex, lively and exotic, true to variety, spice, fennel, very good.
SILVER MEDAL WINNERS
2009 Lark Hill Riesling
Exuberant, full of life and perfume, almost traminer-like
2008 Robinvale Wines BD Kerner
Good, fresh, lively wine with intense flavour and pleasant slight phenolic grip
2008 Kangaroo Hills Pinot Grigio
Very 'authentic' grigio style: savoury aromas, good citrus fruit freshness
2008 Organic Vignerons Australia Viognier
Very good example of the creamy, soft, textural expression of viognier
2008 Wild Fox Cabernet Sauvignon
Really good, bright fruit, freshness and balanced, grippy tannin
2008 Battle of Bosworth Shiraz Viognier
Extravagant, spicy, citrus lift to dark black fruit
2007 Tamburlaine Wine Lovers Shiraz
Very lively, bright, spicy and elegant style, right on the edge of being tart
2008 Kalleske Clarry's Grenache Shiraz Mataro
Big, bold, gobs of ripe, fleshy purple berry fruit
2007 Temple Bruer Grenache Shiraz Viognier
Really pretty, lifted, spicy wine, with balanced sweet fruit
Click here to see a list of all the medal winners including the judges comments