Ultimate Winery Experiences Australia shine in wine, tourism and culinary awards
It’s been a hugely successful awards season for …
The success continues for our Ultimate Winery Experiences Australia members, taking out some of the top honours at the recent 2023 Global Fine Wine Challenge.
Established in 2003, the Global Fine Wine Challenge (GFWC), formerly Six Nations Wine Challenge, is the New World’s exceptional wine competition. By invitation only, wines represent their nations (Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Canada and USA), akin to the Olympics. Leading critic Huon Hooke made the Australian selections which achieved incredible success, culminating in Australia winning Nation of Show.
Trophy Winner Shiraz: St Hugo Barossa Shiraz 2020
Trophy Winner Red Blends: Yalumba The Caley Cabernet Sauvignon Shiraz 2018
Runner Up Double Gold Red Blend: Yalumba The Signature Cabernet Sauvignon Shiraz 2019
Double Gold Sparkling Wine: House of Arras EJ Carr Late Disgorged Sparkling 2008
Double Gold Cabernet Sauvignon: St Hugo DR3 Cabernet Sauvignon 2021
Double Gold Dessert Wine: De Bortoli Noble One Bortrytis Semillon 2020
Gold Sparkling Wine: House of Arras Grand Vintage Sparkling 2015
Gold Chardonnay: Ten Minutes by Tractor Judd Vineyard Chardonnay 2021
Gold Non Aromatic White Wine: Tyrrell's Vat 1 Semillon 2017
Published 5 December 2023.