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Australia’s best fruit wine and ciders were judged by expert panels at the Sunshine Centre, Howrah on Friday 22 February 2019. 

The lineup was 100 fruit wine and 80 ciders from Queensland, NSW. Victoria. SA and Tasmania.   Medal winners were announced immediately after the judging was completed and the major awards announced on 3 March at the Fruit Wine and Cider Festival on the Boardwalk at Bellerive.


Best Wine of Show Stanley Walker Quince Wine 2014
Best Berry Wine Arthur Clarke Tayberry Wine 2017
Best Stone Fruit Michael Jaschenko Apricot 2018
Best Pome Fruit Stanley Walker Quince 2014
Best Tropical/Citrus Fruit Michael Jaschenko Tamarillo Wine 2017
Best Mead Darkes Brewing Mallee Mead 2018
Best Sparkling Wine Arthur Clarke Strawberry 2018
Best Fortified Wine Gordon and Jane Brown Fortified Cherry 2018
Best Liqueur Eileen Eaton Raspberry 2019
Best Liqueur by an Amateur Eileen Eaton Raspberry 2019
Most Successful Amateur Arthur Clarke  
Most Successful Professional MountainView Meadery  / Peter Green  


CIDER AWARDS  2019    
Best Traditional Cider Willie Smiths Kingston Black 2018
Best Traditional Perry Franklin Cider Company Perry 2018
Best New World Cider Darkes Brewing Darkes Dry 2018
Best New World Perry Lost Pippin Sparkling Pear 2018
Best Experimental with Fruit Rusty Bike Easy Rider 2 2018
Best Enthusiast David Nelson
Best in Show Willie Smiths Kingston Black 2018


Fruit Wines Entered

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Many of our exhibitors are non-commercial producers so may not have wines to purchase.   Listed here are our commercial suppliers.  Contact them to find out where their wines and ciders may be purchased.

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