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Saint Clair Family Estate Gold Success at the Easter Show Wine Awards 2015

19-Feb-15

Saint Clair Family Estate has been awarded a total of six prestigious gold medals at the Easter Show Wine Awards announced yesterday. Gold success across a range of varietals and price points display Saint Clair’s commitment to quality at each and every opportunity.

Saint Clair Family Estate has been awarded a total of six prestigious gold medals at the Easter Show Wine Awards announced yesterday. Gold success across a range of varietals and price points display Saint Clair’s commitment to quality at each and every opportunity.
 
The following wines were awarded gold;
GOLD – Saint Clair Omaka Reserve Chardonnay 2013
GOLD – Saint Clair Marlborough Premium Sauvignon Blanc 2014
GOLD – Saint Clair Pioneer Block 1 Foundation Sauvignon Blanc 2014
GOLD – Saint Clair Pioneer Block 3 43 Degrees Sauvignon Blanc 2014
GOLD – Saint Clair Pioneer Block 9 Big John Riesling 2013
GOLD – Saint Clair Marlborough Premium Grüner Veltliner 2012
 
Saint Clair has a history of success at this well respected New Zealand wine show winning a Pinot Noir trophy last year, and a Sauvignon Blanc and Gewürztraminer trophy in 2013. Trophy winners for the 2015 event will be announced at the presentation dinner on the 14th March.
 
Managing Director Neal Ibbotson comments “it’s always a thrill to see the success of our Sauvignon Blanc wines, as this is our flagship varietal. Added excitement comes with the announcement of gold medals for Chardonnay, Riesling and Grüner Veltliner. Persistence and determination towards uncompromising quality from the entire team is reflective in consistent show success across a range of varietals. We are incredibly proud of this ongoing success.”
 
Saint Clair Family Estate is proud to be a family owned Marlborough winery producing 100 percent New Zealand wines. Success such as this further cements their reputation as a leading New Zealand wine producer.