Labelmakers Geographe &
WA Alternative Varieties Wine Show 2019
The 2020 Labelmakers Geographe and WA Alternative Varieties Wine Show, both judging, masterclasses and awards gala, would ordinarily take place in a flurry of activity and fun over a single week.
This year things were done a little differently with the announcement of winners three weeks after judging, and took place in the beautiful surrounds of Saint Aidan Wines on Saturday 10th October.
Top Honours went to Smallwater Estate with their 2019 Shiraz.
Other winners for 2020 were:
Best Geographe White Varietal – Dream Bird Wines 2020 Giggling Girty Reisling
Best Geographe White Blend – Willow Bridge Estate 2019 Bookends SBS
Best Geographe Chardonnay – Talisman 2019 ‘Gabrielle’ Chardonnay
Best Geographe Sparkling – Willow Bridge Estate 2020 Dragonfly Blanc de Blanc
Best Geographe Sweet Table Wine – Harvey River Estate 2020 Moscato
Best WA Alternative White Varietal – Vino Volta 2020 “So Well Then”
Best Geographe Red Varietal – Talisman 2019 Merlot
Best Geographe Red Blend – Millbrook Winery 2019 Regional Grenache Shiraz Mouvedre
Best Geographe Shiraz – Smallwater Estate 2019 Shiraz
Best Geographe Cabernet – Ferguson Falls 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon
Best Geographe Fortified or Dessert Style Wine – Saint Aidan Zena
Best WA Tempranillo – Green Door Wines 2018 Amphora Reserva Tempranillo
Best WA Alternative Red Varietal (other than Tempranillo) – Harvey River Estate 2020 Barbera
For a full run down of the night click this link https://www.geographewine.com.au/best-in-show/
All enquiries to Jo O’Dea: