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Oakdene a show stopper

By Monday 11 December 2023January 19th, 2024No Comments

Oakdene 2022 Single Vineyard Liz’s Chardonnay won Best Wine in Show at the 24th Geelong Wine Show.

The competition attracted 199 wines from 27 producers.

“The show continues to bring together big and small producers from across the Geelong wine region showcasing the quality and diversity of their wines,” the committee says.

“A key emphasis of the wine show is to use it as a learning and development opportunity for the region’s winegrowers.”

The judges were Matthew Brooke and Simon Steele, with associate judges Hilary Fordham and Nick Veanes.

Trophy winners…

Best Wine in Show
Oakdene 2022 Single Vineyard Liz’s Chardonnay

Best Sparkling
Oakdene 2019 Blanc de Blancs

Best Pinot Noir
Bellbrae Estate 2021 Tetaz Pinot Noir

Best Other White Wine
One Day Estate 2019 Riesling

Best Chardonnay
Oakdene 2022 Single Vineyard Liz’s Chardonnay

Wine of Provenance
Scotchmans Hill Cornelius 2021, 2017, 2014 Pinor Noir

Best Shiraz
Mulline 2022 Bannockburn Syrah

Best Other Red/Rose
Oakdene 2022 Single Vineyard Cabernet Franc

Most Successful Exhibitor
Oakdene Wines

Photos: Ferne Millen.

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