Trophies

2017 TROPHIES AND TROPHY SPONSORS

PREMIUM TROPHIES

COLIN J. RICHARDSON MEMORIAL TROPHY
PRESENTED BY MITCHELTON WINES
Most Successful Exhibitor

SAINT MARTIN
Best Wine of Show

OZPAK
Best Sparkling Wine

WINEQUIP
Best White Table Wine

ENOLTECH
Best Red Table Wine

LABELHOUSE
Best Small Producer exhibit

VWS
Outstanding Viticultural Achievement
This trophy will be judged by a panel comprising the chief judge, the panel chairs and the show director and will be awarded to a grapegrower who, in the panel’s opinion, has made a significant contribution to Victorian viticulture by consistently producing grapes that result in gold medal-winning wines.

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TROPHIES

AIR LIQUIDE
Best Riesling (Classes 1-3)

COOPERAGES 1912
Best Chardonnay (Classes 6, 8, 9)

VWS
Best Other White Table Wine (Classes 4-7, 10)

CLASSIC OAK
Best Pinot Noir (Classes 13-15)

WINEQUIP
Best Shiraz or Shiraz Viognier (Classes 16, 17)

FLEXCUBE
Best Cabernet Sauvignon (Classes 18, 19)

HAHN CORPORATION
Best Other Red Varietal or Red Blend (Classes 20-23)

LAFFORT
Best Rosé (Class 12)

RIEDEL
Best Emerging or Alternative Varietal or Blend (Classes 6, 7, 20-23)

WINEMAKERS OF RUTHERGLEN
Best Fortified Wine (Classes 27-31)

ROYAL SELANGOR
Best Museum Wine (Classes 32-34)

 

SPECIAL AWARDS

THE PREMIER’S TROPHY for BEST VICTORIAN WINE
The Best Wines of Show from Victoria’s regional wine shows will be assessed by a specially-convened panel. The winning wine will be awarded the Premier’s Trophy. Entry is by invitation only.

THE VICTORIAN WINE SHOW TRAVELLING SCHOLARSHIP
Entrants will be judged on a written submission and wines entered into the 2017 Victorian Wine Show. A separate entry form is required and is available on the show website, www.vicwineshow.com.au