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We're seeing stars!

Posted by Jenny Semmler on

We are pleased to let you know our latest successes on the show circuit:

919 2017 Durif: Finalist Alternative Red Wine of the Year Winestate Magazine (top 5)

919 2018 Touriga Nacional: Finalist Alternative Red Wine of the Year Winestate Magazine (top 5)

919 2018 Petit Manseng: Finalist Alternative White Wine of the Year Winestate Magazine (top 5)

919 2018 Touriga Nacional: Trophy Riverland Wine Show Best Organic Wine

919 2018 Touriga Nacional: Trophy Riverland Wine Show Best Alternative Variety

919 2018 Touriga Nacional: Trophy Riverland Wine Show Best Single Vineyard Riverland Wine

 

 

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We're seeing stars!

Posted by Jenny Semmler on

We are pleased to let you know our latest successes on the show circuit:

919 2017 Durif: Finalist Alternative Red Wine of the Year Winestate Magazine (top 5)

919 2018 Touriga Nacional: Finalist Alternative Red Wine of the Year Winestate Magazine (top 5)

919 2018 Petit Manseng: Finalist Alternative White Wine of the Year Winestate Magazine (top 5)

919 2018 Touriga Nacional: Trophy Riverland Wine Show Best Organic Wine

919 2018 Touriga Nacional: Trophy Riverland Wine Show Best Alternative Variety

919 2018 Touriga Nacional: Trophy Riverland Wine Show Best Single Vineyard Riverland Wine

 

 

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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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The Hot 100

Posted by Jenny Semmler on

919 Wines has picked up a listing in the Adelaide Review Hot 100 2016 for the 919 Reserve Touriga Nacional in the class "Fruit Forward with Finesse". Read the review here.

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The Hot 100

Posted by Jenny Semmler on

919 Wines has picked up a listing in the Adelaide Review Hot 100 2016 for the 919 Reserve Touriga Nacional in the class "Fruit Forward with Finesse". Read the review here.

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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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Australian Women in Wine Awards

Posted by Eric Semmler on

Congratulations Jenny!

Jenny Semmler, co-proprietor of 919 Wines, has won the Owner/Operator of the Year category in the 2016 Women in Wine Awards run by the Fabulous Ladies’ Wine Society. These awards seek to acknowledge the achievements of women in the wine industry.

“I wasn't going to enter, however when I was nominated I thought I should try and live up to my nominator's faith in me. I was pretty chuffed to be named a finalist, and happy to stand with the likes of Eliza Brown of all Saints, Sarah Collingwood of Four Winds and and Kim Tyrer of Gaffney. To have won the category is a great honour, and a tiny bit overwhelming."

Kate Strachan, also from the Riverland, was a finalist in the Viticulturalist of the Year category.

Other categories include Winemaker, Viticulturalist, Researcher, Cellar Door Person of the Year, and Workplace Champion of Change, the only category open to both women and men. 

 

Watch the awards presentation here.

 We have asked Jenny to pick her top 6 wines. You can find her favourites here.

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Australian Women in Wine Awards

Posted by Eric Semmler on

Congratulations Jenny!

Jenny Semmler, co-proprietor of 919 Wines, has won the Owner/Operator of the Year category in the 2016 Women in Wine Awards run by the Fabulous Ladies’ Wine Society. These awards seek to acknowledge the achievements of women in the wine industry.

“I wasn't going to enter, however when I was nominated I thought I should try and live up to my nominator's faith in me. I was pretty chuffed to be named a finalist, and happy to stand with the likes of Eliza Brown of all Saints, Sarah Collingwood of Four Winds and and Kim Tyrer of Gaffney. To have won the category is a great honour, and a tiny bit overwhelming."

Kate Strachan, also from the Riverland, was a finalist in the Viticulturalist of the Year category.

Other categories include Winemaker, Viticulturalist, Researcher, Cellar Door Person of the Year, and Workplace Champion of Change, the only category open to both women and men. 

 

Watch the awards presentation here.

 We have asked Jenny to pick her top 6 wines. You can find her favourites here.

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