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Review of industry funding from the CJNZWT

Established in 2011 by the Directors of Wine Competition Ltd, Margaret Cresswell and Belinda Jackson, the Cresswell Jackson New Zealand Wine Trust has to date awarded over $40,000 towards industry research. The six recipients are incredibly varied and it is … Continue reading

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‘Trust announces Christmas present for the New Zealand wine industry’

Directors of Wine Competition Ltd, the company that owns and organises the Spiegelau International Wine Competition and Marlborough Wine Show, have established a Trust to fund initiatives designed to enhance the success of the New Zealand wine industry. Margaret Cresswell … Continue reading

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‘Giesen, Johanneshof and Villa Maria dominate 2013 Marlborough Wine Show awards’.

Family companies dominated the awards at the 2013 Marlborough Wine Show celebration dinner held in Blenheim on Saturday night with Giesen, Johanneshof Cellars and Villa Maria winning nine of the 14 awards presented. In addition to 12 class trophies, there were … Continue reading

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Results reflect truly international flair of wine competition

New Zealand, Australia, Italy, France, Portugal, Spain, USA and Chile were among the medal-winning wines from the 2013 Spiegelau International Wine Competition judged in New Zealand last week. New Zealand led the way with the biggest medal haul, due in … Continue reading

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‘Unique line-up of International Judges for New Zealand’s Spiegelau International Wine Competition’

Judging of the third annual Spiegelau International Wine Competition takes place next week with over 1,000 wines entered. From a total of 12 judges, three are flying in from Australia and one from Singapore to add their extensive experience to … Continue reading

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‘Entries open for the 2013 Spiegelau International Wine Competition’ This year’s event is again anticipating entries from all over the globe, culminating in a comprehensive, independent review of wines available on the New Zealand market. Judges include a number of … Continue reading

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‘Wine Competition Ltd announces 2013 dates for New Zealand shows’

Planning is underway for the two New Zealand-based shows owned and managed by Wine Competition Ltd with the announcement of dates for the 2013 events. The 2013 Spiegelau International Wine Competition has been brought forward with judging being held 18 … Continue reading

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Press Release – 2012 Spiegelau International Wine Competition medal results announced

Sixty-three gold, 160 silver and 446 bronze medals were awarded at the second annual Spiegelau International Wine Competition held in Marlborough last week. Stand out classes included Methode Traditionnelle and Riesling with 12% of entries receiving gold medals. Of the … Continue reading

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2012 Spiegelau International Wine Competition Bronze Medals

SPARKLING Champagne Dumangin Grande Reserve Brut Black Barn Blanc de Blancs 2010 Forrest “Brigid” 2009 Hunter’s Marlborough MiruMiru TM Reserve 2008 Johanneshof Cellars Blanc de Blancs Methode Traditionnelle 2007 Daniel Le Brun Non Vintage Morton Estate Black Label Methode Traditionnelle … Continue reading

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2012 Spiegelau International Wine Competition Silver Medals

SPARKLING Daniel Le Brun Vintage 2001 Lindauer Classic Brut Lindauer Special Reserve Blanc de Blanc Morton Estate Brut Daniel Le Brun Rosé Black Chook Sparkling Shiraz Brown Brothers Zibibbo   GEWURZTRAMINER Greystone Gewurztraminer 2011 Gustave Lorentz Gewurztraminer Reserve 2010   … Continue reading

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