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2021 results

Posted by Jenny Semmler on

919 Wines has had another solid year of wine show results in 2021 although we entered a reduced number of shows this year due to a smaller 2020 vintage. We like to benchmark our wines against other winemakers and regions so that we continue to keep the quality of our product high, and our wines in line with changing consumer tastes and winemaking trends. 

Here are our top results for 2021:

Wine name

Medal listing or points

Wineshows

919 Reserve Collection NV Palomino, Pale Dry Apera

Shortlisted

2021 Winestate Magazine Sweet White & Fortifieds

919 Reserve Collection Classic  Muscat

Finalist

2021 Winestate WOTY taste off

919 Reserve Collection Classic  Topaque

Finalist

2021 Winestate WOTY taste off

919 Limited Release 2020 Vintage fortified

Top in category

2021 Winestate Magazine River Regions

919 Reserve Collection 2020 Shiraz

Top in category

2021 Winestate Magazine River Regions

919 Reserve Collection 2018 Touriga Nacional

Top in category

2021 Winestate Magazine River Regions

919 Reserve Collection Classic  Muscat

Top in category

2021 Winestate Magazine Sweet White & Fortifieds

919 Reserve Collection Classic  Topaque

Top in category

2021 Winestate Magazine Sweet White & Fortifieds

919 Reserve Collection Classic  Tawny

Top in category

2021 Winestate Magazine Sweet White & Fortifieds

919 Reserve Collection 2018 Sangiovese

91

2021 Winestate Magazine Organic & Biodynamic

919 Reserve Collection 2018 Touriga Nacional

93

2021 Winestate Magazine Organic & Biodynamic

919 Reserve Collection 2020 Shiraz

94

2021 Winestate Magazine Organic & Biodynamic

919 Reserve Collection 2021 Petit Manseng

94

2021 Winestate Magazine New Releases

919 Reserve Collection 2020 Shiraz

94

2021 Winestate WOTY taste off

919 Limited Release 2020 Vintage fortified

96

2021 Winestate WOTY taste off

919 Reserve Collection NV Palomino, Pale Dry Apera

96

2021 Winestate WOTY taste off

919 Reserve Collection 2018 Touriga Nacional

98

2021 Winestate WOTY taste off

919 Reserve Collection Classic  Tawny

98

2021 Winestate WOTY taste off

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2021 results

Posted by Jenny Semmler on

919 Wines has had another solid year of wine show results in 2021 although we entered a reduced number of shows this year due to a smaller 2020 vintage. We like to benchmark our wines against other winemakers and regions so that we continue to keep the quality of our product high, and our wines in line with changing consumer tastes and winemaking trends. 

Here are our top results for 2021:

Wine name

Medal listing or points

Wineshows

919 Reserve Collection NV Palomino, Pale Dry Apera

Shortlisted

2021 Winestate Magazine Sweet White & Fortifieds

919 Reserve Collection Classic  Muscat

Finalist

2021 Winestate WOTY taste off

919 Reserve Collection Classic  Topaque

Finalist

2021 Winestate WOTY taste off

919 Limited Release 2020 Vintage fortified

Top in category

2021 Winestate Magazine River Regions

919 Reserve Collection 2020 Shiraz

Top in category

2021 Winestate Magazine River Regions

919 Reserve Collection 2018 Touriga Nacional

Top in category

2021 Winestate Magazine River Regions

919 Reserve Collection Classic  Muscat

Top in category

2021 Winestate Magazine Sweet White & Fortifieds

919 Reserve Collection Classic  Topaque

Top in category

2021 Winestate Magazine Sweet White & Fortifieds

919 Reserve Collection Classic  Tawny

Top in category

2021 Winestate Magazine Sweet White & Fortifieds

919 Reserve Collection 2018 Sangiovese

91

2021 Winestate Magazine Organic & Biodynamic

919 Reserve Collection 2018 Touriga Nacional

93

2021 Winestate Magazine Organic & Biodynamic

919 Reserve Collection 2020 Shiraz

94

2021 Winestate Magazine Organic & Biodynamic

919 Reserve Collection 2021 Petit Manseng

94

2021 Winestate Magazine New Releases

919 Reserve Collection 2020 Shiraz

94

2021 Winestate WOTY taste off

919 Limited Release 2020 Vintage fortified

96

2021 Winestate WOTY taste off

919 Reserve Collection NV Palomino, Pale Dry Apera

96

2021 Winestate WOTY taste off

919 Reserve Collection 2018 Touriga Nacional

98

2021 Winestate WOTY taste off

919 Reserve Collection Classic  Tawny

98

2021 Winestate WOTY taste off

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919 Impresses International Trade Judges

Posted by Daniel Wasiewicz on

We are thrilled to announce that we have been awarded a number of awards at the 2017 Melbourne International Wine Competition!

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919 Impresses International Trade Judges

Posted by Daniel Wasiewicz on

We are thrilled to announce that we have been awarded a number of awards at the 2017 Melbourne International Wine Competition!

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A surprise win!

Posted by Eric Semmler on

We were still celebrating the Women in Wine Awards when a courier dropped off a parcel. To our surprise we had won the Best Organic Wine in the Australian Alternative Varieties Wine Show, and we hadn't even known!

We hastily looked up the results: Gold and Trophy for the 919 Pale Dry Apera, and a silver for the 919 2015 Reserve Collection Touriga Nacional. 

Surprise!

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A surprise win!

Posted by Eric Semmler on

We were still celebrating the Women in Wine Awards when a courier dropped off a parcel. To our surprise we had won the Best Organic Wine in the Australian Alternative Varieties Wine Show, and we hadn't even known!

We hastily looked up the results: Gold and Trophy for the 919 Pale Dry Apera, and a silver for the 919 2015 Reserve Collection Touriga Nacional. 

Surprise!

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Apera Cobbler

Posted by Jenny Semmler on


2 strawberries

20mL Pale Dry Apera

2 orange wedges

2 lime wedges

2 lemon wedges

 

Add all the fruit to a highball glass and muddle gently to release juices. Build apera over fruit, adding crushed ice. Stir to mix ingredients. Garnish with a mint sprig. 

 

Created by Behind Bars

 

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Apera Cobbler

Posted by Jenny Semmler on


2 strawberries

20mL Pale Dry Apera

2 orange wedges

2 lime wedges

2 lemon wedges

 

Add all the fruit to a highball glass and muddle gently to release juices. Build apera over fruit, adding crushed ice. Stir to mix ingredients. Garnish with a mint sprig. 

 

Created by Behind Bars

 

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