Saint Clair Triumphs at Air New Zealand Wine Awards
Saint Clair Family Estate has struck gold at the Air New Zealand Wine Awards, winning six ‘pure gold’ awards for its wines.
The Air New Zealand Wine Awards is New Zealand’s premier wine competition; it’s been running for over thirty years, and each year’s winners are selected from more than 1,500 entries.
Winners included: Saint Clair Pioneer Block 3 43 Degrees Sauvignon Blanc 2014, Saint Clair Wairau Reserve Sauvignon Blanc 2014 and Saint Clair Marlborough Premium Pinot Noir 2013.
Across the Tasmin Sea at the Sydney International Wine Competition, Saint Clair has done euallay as well, scooping eight gold medals. Winning wines included: Saint Clair Awatere Valley Reserve Noble Riesling 2013, Saint Clair Omaka Reserve Pinot Noir 2013 and Saint Clair Marlborough Premium Chardonnay 2013.
“Gold medal success such as this is a great tribute to the team and further enhances the reputation of Saint Clair as a leading New Zealand wine producer,” commented Saint Clair owner Neal Ibbotson.