Winemakers across the country are celebrating after the trophy winning wines at the Royal Melbourne Wine Awards (RMWA) were announced at a presentation dinner on Thursday 18 October.
Among the list of winners was Coonawarra’s very own Majella Wines who achieved the Best in Class Trophy for 2018 Best Shiraz/ Cabernet Blend with their Majella Musician 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon & Shiraz
Majella Wines have been making award-winning wines in Coonawarra for over 40 years.
This same Wine, 2017 Majella Musician also received gold medal honours at the Royal Adelaide Wine show last month.
More than 3200 wines were tasted over five days last week at the Melbourne Showgrounds by a judging panel of 35 industry experts led by head judge and winemaker Matt Harrop, of Curly Flat.
The full list of this year’s trophy winners can be viewed at winningtastes.com.au