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Some wines deserve the accolades that only Australia’s premier wine show can award. Keep up to date with all the latest news and results from the Royal Melbourne Wine Awards and discover the finest wines of the year.

Looking for the perfect drop to serve with your meal this weekend? Check out the winners from the 2016 Royal Melbourne Wine Awards.

 2016 Royal Melbourne Wine Awards Trophy Winners

The Jimmy Watson Memorial Trophy for Best Young Red Wine
Deep Woods Estate 2014 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
Deep Woods Estate
Western Australia
   
The James Halliday Trophy for Best Pinot Noir
Eddystone Point 2015 Pinot Noir
Eddystone Point
Tasmania
   
The Trevor Mast Trophy for Best Shiraz
Punt Road Napoleone Vineyard 2015 Shiraz
Punt Road Wines
Victoria
   
The François De Castella Trophy for Best Young White Wine
Seville Estate 2015 Chardonnay
Seville Estate
Victoria
   
The Victorian Trophy for Red Wines of Provenance
Castagna Genesis Syrah 2012, 2005, 2002
Castagna
Victoria
   
The Douglas Seabrook Single Vineyard Trophy
Punt Road Napoleone Vineyard 2015 Shiraz
Punt Road Wines
Victoria
   
The Kym Ludvigsen Trophy for Viticultural Excellence
Punt Road Wines
Tim Shand
   
The Bill Chambers Trophy for Best Fortified Wine
Morris Old Premium Rare Liqueur Topaque NV Muscadelle
Morris Wines
Victoria
   
Best Vermouth
Maidenii Sweet Vermouth NV
Maidenii
Victoria
   
Best Sparkling
Swift Cuvée NV Chardonnay / Pinot Noir
Printhie Wines
New South Wales
   
Best Riesling
Pooley 2016 Riesling
Pooley Wines
Tasmania
   
Best Chardonnay
Corduroy 2014 Chardonnay
Snake and Herring
Western Australia
   
Best Semillon
VAT 1 2005 Semillon
Tyrrell's Vineyards
New South Wales
   
Best Sauvignon Blanc or Blend of Semillon & Sauvignon Blanc
Stella Bella 2016 Sauvignon Blanc
Stella Bella Wines
Western Australia
   
Best Single Varietal White Wine
Dalfarras 2016 Pinot Grigio
Dalfarras
Victoria
   
Best Sweet White Wine
Morning Light 2010 Botrytis Semillon
McWilliam's Wines
New South Wales
   
Best Rosé
Flametree 2016 Pinot Rosé
Flametree Wines
Western Australia
   
Best Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot or blend of Bordeauxz Varieties
Deep Woods Estate 2014 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
Deep Woods Estate
Western Australia
   
Best Single Varietal Red
Brown Brothers 2015 Cellar Door Release Nero D'avola
Brown Brothers
Victoria
   
Best Grenache, Red Rhone Varietal or Blend of Red Rhone Varieties
Bleasdale 2015 Grenache / Shiraz / Mataro
Bleasdale Vineyards
South Australia
   
Best Shiraz / Cabernet Sauvignon Blend
Young Brute 2015 Shiraz / Cabernet Sauvignon
Casella Family Brands
New South Wales
   
Best Red Blend
S.C. Pannell 2015 Touriga Cabernet Mataro
S.C. Pannell Wines
South Australia
   
Best Mature Wine
VAT 1 2005 Semillon
Tyrrell's Vineyards
New South Wales
   
Best Organic or Biodynamic Wine
Yalumba Organic 2015 Shiraz
Yalumba Wine Company
South Australia

 

 

View the full results from the 2016 Royal Melbourne Wine Awards

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