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Mount Pleasant Awarded Regional Trophy At 2014 Decanter World Wine Awards

Mount Pleasant Awarded Regional Trophy At 2014 Decanter World Wine Awards

Mount Pleasant is pleased to announce that the 2007 Mount Pleasant Lovedale Semillon has won the regional trophy for Best Australian Single- Varietal White over £15 at the Decanter World Wine Awards 2014. The Decanter World Wine Awards is one of the largest and most influential wine competitions in the world, judged by thirty six international and regional wine experts. Chief Winemaker Jim Chatto says that the award is a remarkable result for Mount Pleasant and another confirmation of the...

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Vineyard Report – December 2013

Vineyard Report – December 2013

Our own staff and a group of contractors spent the cool winter months pruning the vines to set bud numbers, which is in my opinion, the most important task of the year. It is the period when we can set our crop load for the coming season, with each block having specific yield targets for the product that it is destined for. Budburst commenced quite early for us, around late August for our early bursting varieties. The season commenced well, with budburst progressing quite quickly across all ...

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