Lionheart of the the Barossa Awards

2022 Vintage

  • Women’s Wine & Spirits Awards 2024 – Double Gold Medal
  • 2023 Sommelier Challenge IWSC San Diego – Silver Medal
  • Wine Pilot (9th Jan 2024) – 92 Points
  • The Real Review, Stuart Knox (27th Dec 2023) – 91 Points, Silver

2021 Vintage

  • The New Zealand International Wine Show 2022 – Trophy for Champion Shiraz & Predominant blends
  • The New Zealand International Wine Show 2022 – 96 Points, Double Gold Medal
  • 10th “SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards 2023 – Best Pairing for Japanese Cuisine “TEPPAN-YAKI”
  • 10th “SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards 2023 – Double Gold
  • 2022 Sommelier Challenge IWSC San Diego – Gold 92 Points
  • Global Syrah Masters 2023 Silver Medal
  • International Wine Challenge UK 2023 – Silver Medal
  • 2023 Rodeo Uncorked! International Wine Competition – Silver Medal
  • The Real Review, Stuart Knox – 91 Points, Silver
  • Royal Hobart Wine Show 2022 – Silver
  • Royal Perth Wine Show 2023 – Silver 
  • Melbourne International Wine Competition 2023 – Silver Medal 92 Pts
  • Critics Challenge IWSC 2023 – Silver
  • 2023 AWC Vienna Wine Challenge – Silver

2020 Vintage

  • The New Zealand International Wine Show 2021 – 98 Points, Double Gold Medal
  • Great Australian Shiraz Challenge 2021 – 95 Points, Gold Medal
  • Raymond Chan Reviews, Candice Chow (Dec 2022)– 5 Stars, 19/20pts (95 Points)
  • “SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards 2022 – Gold Medal
  • Women’s Wine & Spirits Awards 2022 – Gold Medal
  • AWC Vienna 2022 – Gold
  • Wine Orbit Reviews, Sam Kim – 5 Stars, 95 Points
  • James Halliday Wine Companion, Jeni Port (8 December 2021) – 92 Points, Silver
  • The Real Review, Aaron Brasher (March 2022) – 92 Points
  • Decanter World Wine Awards 2022 (DWWA) – 91 Points, Silver Medal
  • International Wine Challenge 2022 (IWC) – Silver Medal

2019 Vintage

  • New Zealand International Wine Show – Double Gold Medal
  • China Wine & Spirits Awards 2020 – Double Gold Medal
  • San Francisco International Wine Competition 2020 – Gold Medal
  • Wine Orbit, Sam Kim (Jan 2022) – 95 Points
  • James Halliday Wine Companion, Ned Goodwin (1 February 2021) – 93 Points
  • Critics International Wine Challenge (USA) 2021 – Gold Medal, 92 Points
  • Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition (USA) 2021 – Gold Medal, 93 Points
  • Sommelier Challenge International Wine Competition (USA) 2020 – Gold Medal, 93 Points
  • Women’s Wine & Spirits Awards 2020 – Gold Medal
  • Ray Jordan 2020 – 92 Points
  • Barossa Wine Show 2021 – Silver Medal, 92 Points
  • International Wine & Spirits Challenge 2020, Tranche 2 – Silver Medal, 92 Points
  • Vinonotebook 2021, Regan Drew – 91 Points
  • The Real Review, Stuart Knox (10 February 2021) – 90 Points
  • Cathay Pacific Hong Kong International Wine & Spirit Competition 2020 – Silver Medal

2018 Vintage

  • Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition (USA) 2020 – Trophy Best Shiraz, Platinum Medal, 95 Points
  • San Diego International Wine & Spirits Challenge 2020 – Gold Medal, 93 Points
  • Wine Advocate, Joe Czerwinski (1/9/21) – 92 Points
  • James Halliday Australian Wine Companion – 92 Points
  • James Suckling – 90 Points
  • China Wine & Spirits Awards 2019 – Gold Medal
  • New Zealand International Wine Show 2019 – Gold Medal
  • Woman Wine & Spirit Awards UK 2020 – Gold Medal
  • Decanter World Wine Awards 2020 – 91 Points
  • Vinous, Josh Reynolds – 91 Points (Dec 2021)
  • China Wine & Spirits Awards Best Value 2020- Silver Medal

2017 Vintage

  • James Halliday Australian Wine Companion 2019 – 95 Points
  • Sydney International Wine Competition 2019 –Trophy Fuller Bodied Dry Red Wines Category
  • Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition (USA) 2019 – Platinum Medal, 94 Pts
  • Cuisine Magazine June 2019, Best Wine in Top 10 Best Buy Shiraz Tasting
  • Sommelier Wine Awards 2019 (UK) – Gold Medal
  • Vienna AWC International Wine Challenge 2019 – Gold Medal
  • San Diego International Wine & Spirit Competition 2019 – Gold, 90 Points
  • New Zealand International Wine Show 2018 – Gold Medal
  • China Wine & Spirits Best Value 2019 – Gold Medal
  • China Wine & Spirits Awards 2018 – Gold Medal
  • Perth Royal Wine Awards 2018 – Gold Medal
  • China Wine Competition 2019 – Gold 91 Points
  • Critics International Wine Challenge (USA) 2018 – Silver Medal
  • International Wine & Spirit Challenge Tranche 1 2019 – Silver Medal, 92 Points
  • Vienna AWC International Wine Challenge 2018 – Silver Medal
  • San Francisco International Wine Competition 2018 – Silver Medal
  • Korea Wine Challenge 2019 – Silver Medal
  • Cathay Pacific International Wine and Spirit Competition (Hong Kong) 2018 – Silver Medal
  • The Seguin Moreau Great Australian Shiraz Challenge 2018 – Silver Medal
  • International Wine & Spirit Competition 2018 – Silver Medal
  • Korea Wine Challenge – Silver Medal
  • Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2018 – Silver Medal, 91 Points
  • Decanter World Wine Awards 2019 UK – Silver 91 Points
  • James Suckling – 91 Points

2016 Vintage

  • Critics International Wine Challenge (USA) 2017 – Gold Medal
  • Vienna AWC International Wine Challenge 2017 – Gold Medal
  • Winemaker International Wine Challenge (USA) 2018 – Gold Medal, 91 Points
  • China Wine & Spirits Awards Best Value 2018 – Gold Medal
  • China Wine & Spirits Awards 2017 – Gold Medal
  • New Zealand International Wine Show 2017 – Gold Medal
  • Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2017 – Silver Medal
  • International Wine & Spirit Competition 2017 – Silver Medal
  • San Diego International Wine & Spirit Competition 2017 – Silver Medal
  • International Wine Challenge Tranche 2 2017 – Silver Medal
  • Sommelier Challenge International Wine & Spirits Competition 2017 – Silver Medal
  • James Suckling – 94 Points

2015 Vintage

  • Sommelier Challenge International Wine Competition (USA) 2016 – Trophy Best Shiraz, Gold Medal 93 Points
  • San Francisco International Wine Competition 2016 – Double Gold Medal
  • Sydney International Wine Competition 2016 – Blue Gold Medal Top 100
  • Winemaker Challenge International Winemaker Competition (USA) 2017 – Gold Medal 92 points
  • Syrah du Monde 2017 – Gold Medal
  • China Wine & Spirits Awards Best Value 2017 – Double Gold Medal
  • New Zealand International Wine Show 2016 – Gold Medal
  • James Halliday Australian Wine Companion – 94 Points
  • Decanter Asia 2016 – Silver Medal
  • San Diego International Wine Challenge 2016 – Silver Medal 89 Points
  • Vienna AWC International Wine Challenge 2016 – Silver Medal
  • International Wine & Spirit Challenge 2016 – Silver Medal
  • Barossa Wine Show 2016 – Silver Medal
  • Vinous, Josh Reynolds – 91 Points (Oct 2017)
  • Royal Queensland Wine Show 2016 – Silver Medal 90 Points

2014 Vintage

  • Critics Challenge (USA) 2016 – Platinum Medal 94 Points
  • Critics Challenge (USA) 2015 – Platinum Medal 96 Points
  • International Wine Challenge 2016 – Gold Medal
  • Vienna AWC International Wine Challenge – Gold Medal
  • China Wines & Spirits Awards 2015 – Gold Medal
  • Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2015 – Silver Medal
  • Vinalies Internationales 2016 – Silver Medal 83 Points
  • San Francisco Wine Competition (USA) 2015 – Silver Medal
  • New York International Wine Competition 2016 – Silver Medal
  • Hong Kong International Wine Spirit Competition (Cathay Pacific) – Silver Medal
  • Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition 2016 – Silver Medal
  • James Halliday Australian Wine Companion – 94 Points
  • China Wine and Spirits Best Value Awards 2015 – Gold Medal
  • San Diego International Wine Competition (USA) 2015 – Gold Medal 90 points
  • Vinalies Internationales (France) 2015 – Gold Medal
  • Decanter World Wine Awards 2015 – Silver Medal
  • Sommelier Wine Awards 2015 (UK) – Silver Medal
  • Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition (USA) 2015 – Silver Medal
  • International Wine and Spirits Competition 2015 – Silver Medal
  • Cuisine Magazine – 5 Stars Top Ten Best Buys
  • James Halliday Australian Wine Companion– 93 Points

2012 Vintage

  • Winemaker Challenge International Wine Competition (USA) 2014 – Trophy Best Shiraz
  • Adelaide Review Hot 100 South Australian Wines (Australia) 2014 – Top 100
  • International Wine and Spirits Competition 2014 – Gold Outstanding
  • China Wine & Spirits Awards (Shanghai) 2014 – Double Gold
  • AWC Vienna International Wine Challenge (Austria) 2014 – Gold Medal
  • Cathay Pacific International Wine and Spirit Competition (Hong Kong) 2013 – Gold Medal
  • Critics Challenge (USA) 2014 – Gold Medal 90 points
  • San Francisco Wine Competition (USA) 2014 – Gold Medal 90 points
  • Decanter Wine Awards (London) 2014 – Silver Medal
  • Decanter Asia Wine Awards (Hong Kong) 2014 – Silver Medal
  • New World Wine Awards (New Zealand) 2014 – Silver Medal
  • James Halliday Wine Companion online (Australia) 1 Jul 2014 – 95 Points
  • Decanter Magazine (UK) – 91 Points
  • Wine Review Online (USA) April 2014 – 90 Points
  • James Halliday Australian Wine Companion– 95 Points

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