Congratulations to McArthur Ridge Wines for winning the 2023 Aotearoa Regional Wine Competition with their 2021 McArthur Ridge Southern Tor Pinot Noir!
Two panels of judges consisting of Jim Harré (Chairman of Judges), Sam Kim, Simon Nunns, Olly Masters, Petter Evans, Paul Harré & Kelley Hamilton judged the 2023 Aotearoa Regional Wine Competition on the 26th & 27th of August at The George Hotel in Christchurch.
Thank you to everyone who entered & participated in the 2023 Aotearoa Regional Wine Competition, we can't wait for you to join us in 2024!
Now without further ado, we present the winners of the 21st Aotearoa Regional Wine Competition!
Best in Show:
Best in Show -McArthur Ridge Wines Ltd, Pinot Noir, McArthur Ridge Southern Tor, 2021 Best Red Wine - McArthur Ridge Wines Ltd, Pinot Noir, McArthur Ridge Southern Tor, 2021 Best White Wine -Lake Chalice Wines, Lake Chalice Plume Chardonnay, 2020