Brightwater Vineyards 2013 Nelson Pinot Gris received a Gold medal at the International Aromatics Wine Competition in Christchurch this week. A wonderful result considering this wine is not due for release for a few months yet and it can only get better. Brightwater have been making Pinot Gris for 5 years and every vintage has received gold or 5 stars.
This wine also received a Pure Silver medal at the Romeo Bragato Wine Awards in August.
Also at the Romeo Bragato Wine Awards they received:
Brightwater Vineyards 2012 Nelson Chardonnay – Pure Gold
Brightwater Vineyards 2012 Nelson Pinot Noir – Pure Silver
Brightwater Vineyards 2013 Nelson Pinot Gris – Pure Silver
At the Spiegelau International Wine Awards our 2012 Riesling received it’s second Gold medal.
Making the Riesling medal count to 10 gold medals and 3 trophies !!!