Is this Australia's best Riesling?

22 Oct 2014

According to the judges of the Canberra International Riesling Challenge, it is. Heggies Vineyard Botrytis Riesling 2012 has been awarded the “Best in Australia” and the “Best Sweet Riesling” trophies at the Canberra International Riesling Challenge. These prestigious trophies have been awarded off the back of the recent Decanter World Wine Awards 2014 Regional Trophy: Australian Sweet under £15.

DWWA 2014 Regional Trophy

30 May 2014

'This gem of a Trophy-winner comes from the esteemed Heggies vineyard. At 550m altitude, it’s one of Australia’s highest vineyards and is a patchwork of separate plots dedicated to a particular variety. Each plot receives bespoke care and attention, with changes in canopy management from vine to vine; even the rows between the vines can alter.'