Pinnacle wins big at international Shiraz/Syrah wine competition

Pinnacle Drinks, the brand supplier to the Endeavour Drinks Group of retail brands, has won four of Australia’s nine gold medals at Syrah du Monde, including a  spot in the top ten.

“Australian wine had a fantastic showing at the awards, taking home nine of the 33 gold medals given out by the judges showing once again the quality of wine we can produce from this grape variety in Australia,” said Chris Baddock, General Manager for Pinnacle Drinks.

“Pinnacle wines were awarded four gold and two silver medals which reflects the incredible work our winemakers have done in crafting their arts for customers of BWS, Dan Murphy’s, and Cellarmasters.”

Gold medals were awarded to the following Pinnacle wines:

  • Mockingbird Hill Slate Lane Clare Valley Shiraz 2015
  • The Cat Amongst The Pigeons Fat Cat Barossa Shriaz 2015
  • Krondorf Symmetry Barossa Shiraz 2014
  • Mc Lean’s Farm Master Barossa Shiraz 2014

In addition, silver medals went to Blood Brother Republic Mc Laren Vale KG Vineyard Shiraz 2014; and Tolley Elite Adelaide Hills Shiraz 2014.

“In total, 372 wine samples from 26 countries were tasted over two days of judging. We congratulate and commend the quality of our Australian colleagues for achieving such a fantastic result and demonstrating once again why Shiraz remains Australia’s most popular red wine,” Baddock said.

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