Winery Awards

All judges are trade buyers in the New York Metro market
 

All wines are blind tasted
 

Fewer than 30% of all wines submitted in this year's competition received a medal

Winery / Producer of the Year

 

Argentina Cabernet Sauvignon Producer of the Year - Mevi Bodega Boutique - Maipu, Mendoza, Argentina

 

Riverland Winery of the Year - Mallee Estate Winery - Riverland, South Australia, Australia

 

Colline Novaresi DOC Winery of the Year - Azienda Agricola Madonna dell'Uva - Piemonte, Italy

Rosso Conero Wine Producer of the Year - Azienda Agricola Angeli di Varano - Ancona, Italy

Hawke's Bay Winery of the Year - Monowai Estate - Hawke's Bay, New Zealand

 

New Zealand Pinot Gris Winery of the Year - VH Winery - Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

 

 

Gold Medal = NY retailers think it will sell well at this price & personally LOVE it

 

Mevi Bodega Boutique, Maipu, Mendoza, Argentina

       

       Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve 2013

Mallee Estate Winery, Riverland, South Australia, Australia

       

       Chardonnay 2016

Azienda Agricola Madonna dell'Uva, Piemonte, Italy

       

       Uva Rara 2015

Monowai Estate, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand

       

       Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Silver Medal = NY retailers think it will sell well at this price & personally LIKE it

Mevi Bodega Boutique, Maipu, Mendoza, Argentina

       Malbec 2015

       Malbec Reserve 2013

Mallee Estate Winery, Riverland, South Australia, Australia

      

       Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

       P&E Markeas Shiraz 2010

Azienda Agricola Angeli di Varano, Marche, Italy

       

       Primo di Tre Montepulciano DOC 2013

Azienda Agricola Madonna dell'Uva, Piemonte, Italy

      

       Nebbiolo DOC 2011

VH Winery, Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

       

       Pinot Gris 2015

Bronze Medal = NY retailers think it will sell well at this price

 

Monowai Estate, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand

        Pinot Gris 2015

        Pinot Noir 2014

Bodega Illana, La Mancha, Spain

        3 Meses 2007, Tempranillo, Bobal, Merlot

2015 Air New Zealand Wine Awards