The New Zealand International Wine Show is the largest wine competition held in New Zealand. Entry is open for wines from any country and made from any grape variety.

Announcing the 2021 Trophy Winners

Congratulations to the Champions of 2021

Trophies for the 2021 New Zealand International Wine Show were awarded at an invited industry event in Auckland on 25th February.  24 Trophies were awarded for best in class wines, winemaker and wine company of the show.  Click the link below to see the results.

After a delay of six months, judging was finally completed with the competition receiving 1780 entries. A team of 20 senior judges awarded 265 Gold or Double Gold medals, a reflection of the excellent quality of the wines, combined with a series of top vintages.

The New Zealand International Wine Show 2021 received entries from Australia, USA, France, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Argentina, Chile Germany, and even one from Georgia.

 

It is planned to hold a series of Gold medal tastings around the country, as Covid conditions permit.  Subscribe below to keep up to date with these tastings.

 

 

The Trophy Awards Event for the New Zealand International Wine Show  proceedings were filmed and are now available to view on the link below:

New Zealand International Wine Show Trophy Awards Event 2021

    

See 2021 Trophy and Gold Medal Winners.

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CHAMPION WINE OF THE SHOW ANNOUNCED

CONGRATULATIONS TO:

Clearview Reserve Chardonnay Hawkes Bay 2020

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CHAMPION WINEMAKER OF THE SHOW

CONGRATULATIONS TO:

Matt Connell

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View past champions

The champion wine of the show is the top wine of the year in all classes.