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Saint Clair Family Estate Golds Galore

28-Feb-13

With golds galore at the Easter Show Wine Awards New Zealand, 2013 is proving a great one for Saint Clair Family Estate. The family owned Marlborough winery was awarded gold for a range of varietals and price points.

With golds galore at the Easter Show Wine Awards New Zealand, 2013 is proving a great one for Saint Clair Family Estate. The family owned Marlborough winery was awarded gold for a range of varietals and price points. 
 
The Easter Show Wine Awards is New Zealand’s longest running wine competition. With 1130 entries in the 2013 show, just over eight per cent were awarded the highly regarded gold medal status. 
 
Saint Clair Family Estate achieved gold medal status for the following wines;
 
Saint Clair Godfrey’s Creek Reserve Gewurztraminer 2009 
Saint Clair Pioneer Block 18 Snap Block Sauvignon Blanc 2012 
Saint Clair Pioneer Block 20 Cash Block Sauvignon Blanc 2012 
Saint Clair Wairau Reserve Sauvignon Blanc 2012 
Saint Clair Pioneer Block 5 Bull Block Pinot Gris 2012 
 
Managing director Neal Ibbotson comments “while Saint Clair is world renowned for quality Sauvignon Blanc, we are now consistently being recognised for exceptional quality across other varietals. Open minded viticulture plays a major role in the continued success. This combined with an excellent team committed to quality across all aspects of the business contribute greatly to the success of Saint Clair.”
 
The family owned Marlborough wine company has a reputation of being a leading New Zealand wine producer. A team effort and quality focus across all aspects of the business, combined with this gold success, further secures their leading position.