Mount Avoca Receives Five Red Star Halliday Rating

Mount Avoca is delighted to have received 90+ points for 14 of our wines in the annual James Halliday Wine Companion review. In addition, the winery has also given a Five Red Star Rating.
96 Points to the Limited Release 2013 Old Vine Shiraz;
95 Points to the Mount Avoca Estate 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, and the Limited Release 2015 Nebbiolo;
94 Points to the Limited Release 2013 Malakoff Shiraz, and the Limited Release 2014 Back Block Shiraz.

Other recent wins include:

  • Double Gold Medal for Mount Avoca Estate 2015 Merlot at the San Francisco International Wine Competition and a Silver Medal for Limited Release 2015 Nebbiolo.

  • Silver Medal at the Decanter World Wine Awards for Mount Avoca Estate 2015 Merlot.

  • Silver Medals at the International Cool Climate Wine Show for the Limited Release 2015 Nebbiolo, Limited Release 2013 Old Vine Shiraz and Limited Release 2013 Malakoff Shiraz.

  • The 2015 Sangiovese and 2015 Nebbiolo awarded Commended Medals at the International Wine Challenge in London. Only two Australian Nebbiolo and Sangiovese wines received medals this year, making the Mount Avoca releases the top two best in Australia.

  • James Halliday Five Red Star winery

Kat Johnston
Kat Johnston