Jules Taylor Wines

Chardonnay awards

Every now and then someone else likes one of the wines we make so much, that they give us an award for it. Here are some of those awards.

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Pure Gold, Air New Zealand Wine Awards

› 'On The Quiet' Series Meadowbank Estate Chardonnay 2016

The Air New Zealand Wine Awards is the premier wine competition in New Zealand recognising excellence in winemaking and is very highly regarded by trade and consumers in NZ. The competition is owned and organised by New Zealand Winegrowers, our national organisation for our 1,700 grape growers and winemakers.

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› Chardonnay 2015

Michael Cooper is one of New Zealand’s most acclaimed wine writers and the author of the country’s biggest-selling wine book, the annual New Zealand Wines: Michael Cooper’s Buyer’s Guide.

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92 Points, Bob Campbell MW

› Chardonnay 2013 Gisborne

Bob Campbell MW is widely regarded as the New Zealand's foremost wine educator, wine judge and author. He has tutored over 20,000 students and judged professionally at wine competitions around the world.

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Gold Medal, NZ International Wine Show

› Chardonnay 2012

The New Zealand International Wine Show is held annually in August & is a competition for local & international wine.

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Mission Hill Trophy, International Wine & Spirits Competition, UK

› Chardonnay 2012

An annual competition held in the UK the IWSC aims to promote the quality & excellence of the worlds best wines, spirits & liqueurs. The Mission Hill Trophy for Chardonnay is awarded to the overall winner in the Chardonnay category.