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Esk Valley Estate recognised as best winery in Hawkes Bay

 

Esk Valley Estate has been awarded the Supreme Award for Winery of the Show at the Hawkes Bay A&P Wine Awards 2011, the country’s largest regional wine competition.

Other awards for Esk Valley included the Rosé Trophy - Esk Valley Hawkes Bay Merlot Malbec Rosé 2011 and Best in Class of ‘Other Premium White’ varietals for the Esk Valley Verdelho 2011.

Esk Valley Winemaker Gordon Russell was humbled by the award, “At Esk Valley we are very passionate about our craft and focus on making brilliant wine. It’s fantastic to have received this recognition given that Hawkes Bay has some of the true front runners of the New Zealand wine industry,” he said.