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Saint Clair Family Estate Shines Bright with Gold

10-Nov-15

The Air New Zealand Wine Awards announced their gold medal winners this morning following the assessment of more than 1400 wines. Saint Clair Family Estate is incredibly proud to have been recognised for their quality wine production with eight of their wines achieving esteemed gold medal status.

The Air New Zealand Wine Awards announced their gold medal winners this morning following the assessment of more than 1400 wines. Saint Clair Family Estate is incredibly proud to have been recognised for their quality wine production with eight of their wines achieving esteemed gold medal status. 
 
Judging took part last week at Mt Smart Stadium in Auckland where twenty-six judges assessed a total of 1424 wines across 16 classes. 
 
The following Saint Clair wines achieved gold medal status;
PURE GOLD MEDAL Saint Clair Marlborough Premium Sauvignon Blanc 2015
PURE GOLD MEDAL Saint Clair Pioneer Block 3 43 Degrees Sauvignon Blanc 2015
PURE GOLD MEDAL Saint Clair Wairau Reserve Sauvignon Blanc 2015
PURE GOLD MEDAL Saint Clair Marlborough Premium Pinot Gris 2014
PURE GOLD MEDAL Saint Clair Godfrey’s Creek Reserve Pinot Gris 2014
PURE GOLD MEDAL Saint Clair Pioneer Block 10 Twin Hills Chardonnay 2014
PURE GOLD MDEAL Saint Clair Pioneer Block 11 Cell Block Chardonnay 2014
PURE GOLD MEDAL Saint Clair Pioneer Block 17 Plateau Merlot 2014
 
Ongoing and consistent achievement at significant international wine shows such as this is a reflection of the incredible focus on quality from the vineyard to the winery and beyond. This is what has assisted the family owned winery to become a leading New Zealand wine producer in the global market.
 
Announcement of the trophy winners will be made at a prestigious dinner on Saturday November 28th at Saxton Stadium in Nelson. The Saint Clair team will be there to enjoy the evening and celebrate their gold medal success.