|The wines of Wignall were met with resounding success from the first release, inaugural vintages saw amazing results, attracting conspicuous gold medal and trophy victories. Fruit driven and voluptuous to drink, Wignall have refined the style of their Albany grown Cabernet Merlot to be perfect for today's palates. Wignalls»|
|Elizabeth is a classic Hunter Valley white which has established itself as one of Australia's benchmark Semillon. Named in commemoration of the first ever visit to Australia by a reigning monarch in 1954, Elizabeth has claimed over fifty trophies and multi gold throughout it's long and illustrious history. Mount Pleasant»|
|Excellent Langtons Classification. Elderton Command has established an enviable reputation, truly one of Australia's most esteemed flagship wines. Elderton»|
|Born at Guildford, very near the Houghton Swan Valley wineworks, Dr John Gladstones was an internationally acclaimed scientist who identified the Margaret River in 1965 as being world class for planting vines and growing grapes. Dr Gladstones also played a role in the development of the Frankland River region, Pemberton and Manjimup. Houghton»|
|The Moppa district was a flourishing settlement of pioneering farmers and gold miners. When the Kalleske vineyard was established in 1853, there were few schools in the region, so local parents established the Moppa Public School to provide their children with a formal education. Kalleske»|
|Lenton Brae can justifiably claim to be one of Margaret River's leading proponents of the ebullient fusion between Semillon and Sauvignon Blanc, having claimed multi trophies and gold medals for the style at regional, state and national competitions. The site was chosen after a chance conversation with the owner of Moss Wood who mentioned that the soils were uniformly excellent and equal to those of the eminent vineyard nearby. Lenton Brae»|
|Like an uncut diamond, the Chardonnay grape lends its sparkle to the Ruinart wines. In the constant pursuit of perfection, the Ruinart House excels in the art of handling this very special grape variety. Ruinart»|
|Widely regarded as one of New Zealand's leading winemakers, Alan McCorkindale has over three decades experience at crafting some of the South Island's most memorable vintages. McCorkindale's efforts have claimed many trophy and gold at prestigious competitions including twice International White Wine of Year at the distinguished London International Wine Challenge. Munamuna»|
|This enduring flagship wine can boast twenty trophys and over seventy gold medals throughout its illustrious history. Penley Steyning captures and enhances the excellence in first growth Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon, highlighted by rich berry tones, superior length and layers of intense flavour, a wine which achieves perfect harmony between massive intensity of fruit, mouth filling grape tannins and elegant acids. Penley Estate»|
|From one of the oldest productive blocks of Marsanne in the world, an opulent white wine of remarkable complexity. The pick of fruit from this very special patch of ancient vines is crafted into a wine that's built to age beautifully in bottle, initially brooding and water white, evolving luxurious caramelled characters while unravelling layers of flavour. Tahbilk»|
|Bridgeland is one of the most picturesque properties in Margaret River. Originally prime farmland, it boasts one of the largest dams in the region, approximately a kilometre in length and covering eighteen hectares. Streicker»|
|The highly opportune Pinot Noir vines at Bird In Hand are planted on the site of an ancient gold mine, a godsend of fortuitously fertile soils, magnificent growing conditions for stellar quality Adelaide Hill wines. Fermented in own bottle and aged five years on lees in true Méthode champenoise, the term of extended maturation imparts luxurious biscuit notes, chantilly crème and frais de bois. Bird In Hand»|
Between the 2 and the 11 september 2005 the Forum has been kept to Valdobbiadene Sparkling wines of Italy, the only event of exclusive reference for tipologie VSQPRD and VSQ of all the Italian territory!
In the context of the manifestation the quarter has been kept also edition of the Enologico Competition Sparkling wines of Italy, than thanks to one giuria highly characterized it has assigned the Tapes of Silver, first absolute prizes of the several categories, and Diplomas of merit, for the sparkling wines that have exceeded the score established from the Commission.
Bellussi Sparkling wines has introduced to the Competition two products, the Belcanto Millesimato dry and the sweet Cremant Withholding itself, that they have obtained a reply much positive one. The Cremant has been rewarded with a Diploma of Merit, adjudicating itself a score of absolute prestige, while to the Belcanto Millesimato it has been assigned the Silver Tape in the Charmat category.
This result beyond confirming the high qualitative standard of the Bellussi products contributes to raise the brand in Mount Olympus of the best Italian spumantistiche companies.
To offer produced from the high qualitative standard: this is the objective pursued from Bellussi Sparkling wines. From various years specialistici competitions to national and international level they have inserted the Bellussi products in the list of the best present Sparkling wines on the market. For the year the 2004 RED GAMBERO has assigned to our BELCANTO VALDOBBIADENE DOC OSCAR QUALITA' /PREZZO.
LINE BELCANTO IN THE GUIDE OF ITALIAN WINES 2004 OF MARONI The three products of the Line Belcanto (Cartizze, Valdobbiadene DOC and Millesimato) are signal to you in the Guide of Italian Wines 2004 of Luca Maroni. The comment of the famous connoisseur on these products above all emphasizes the "briosa taste-aromatic suadenza" of the Cartizze, nonch? the morbidezza of the Belcanto Valdobbiadene DOC and the Millesimato.
BELLUSSI INSERTED IN THE GUIDE OF AIS "DUEMILAVINI 2006" Guide "Duemilavini - the Book Guide to Wines of Italy", written up from the Italian Association Wine steward, numbers between the pages of the edition 2006 also BELLUSSI VALDOBBIADENE.
The products signal to you from the esaminatrice commission are: - EXTRA BELCANTO VALDOBBIADENE DOC DRY - BELCANTO MILLESIMATO DRY - PROSECCO OF EXTRA VALDOBBIADENE DOC DRY - PROSECCO OF VALDOBBIADENE DOC DRY