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Mount Pleasant red named NSW Wine of the Year

Mount Pleasant red named NSW Wine of the Year

Mount Pleasant retains bragging rights to home of the NSW Wine of the Year.

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Seven trophy success for Mount Pleasant at the 2019 Hunter Valley Wine Show

Seven trophy success for Mount Pleasant at the 2019 Hunter Valley Wine Show

Mount Pleasant has taken home a suite of trophies at the prestigious 2019 Hunter Valley Wine Show, including the Doug Seabrook Memorial Trophy for Best Red Wine in Show.

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2019 Maurice O'Shea Award winner Robert Hill Smith

The prestigious 2019 Maurice O’Shea award announced at gala event in Adelaide. And the winner is…

McWilliam’s Wines Group, with six generations of family ownership, in conjunction with the Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference (AWITC), tonight announced the winner of the prestigious Maurice O’Shea Award at a Gala Dinner held at the Adelaide Oval. Robert Hill Smith, Proprietor/Chairman of Australia’s oldest family owned winery, Yalumba (1849), was announced as the worthy and recipient of this year’s award. Pictured: 2019 Maurice O'Shea Award winner, Robert Hill Smith. Photo by Cl...

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Chief Winemaker Adrian Sparks named 2019 Hunter Valley Winemaker of the Year

Chief Winemaker Adrian Sparks named 2019 Hunter Valley Winemaker of the Year

Mount Pleasant is thrilled to announce that Chief Winemaker Adrian Sparks has been awarded the prestigious title of Winemaker of the Year at the Hunter Valley Wine Industry Gala, an annual event that celebrates individuals who have made a significant contribution to the region’s flourishing wine and tourism industry.A highly respected and acclaimed Australian winemaker, Adrian is only the fifth person to hold the post in Mount Pleasant’s 98-year history, following in the footsteps of legenda...

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Mount Pleasant 2017 Vintage Continues To Shine Winning NSW Wine Of The Year

Mount Pleasant 2017 Vintage Continues To Shine Winning NSW Wine Of The Year

Mount Pleasant Wines is thrilled to announce that their iconic Old Paddock & Old Hill Shiraz has been awarded NSW Governor’s Trophy for Best in Show at today’s 2018 NSW Wine Awards. This great honour was complimented by two other trophies won on the day by the Old Paddock & Old Hill Shiraz (OP & OH) 2017 including – Finlaysons Trophy for Best Shiraz CCL Trophy for Best Dry Red This has been the pinnacle of a fantastic show season for newly appointed Chief Winemaker Adrian Sparks w...

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