Entries are now open for the 48th Riverland Wine Show for winemakers and vignerons to showcase the quality of wines from the Riverland, Swan Hill, Murray Darling, Riverina and/or Rutherglen inland regions.
A new Section for 2020 – Single Vineyard Riverland Dry Table Wines – has been introduced, encouraging Riverland wine producers to enter the compeititon.
Wine producers of all sizes are encouraged to submit wine, brandy and fortifieds into this year’s show which will be awarded under the 100 point system.
Master of Wine Phil Reedman will lead the judging panels with international standards. Trophies will be hand crafted by South Australian glass artist Nick Mount.
Riverland Wine Show entries close on Friday, August 28 and judging will be held on October 7 and 8. Winners will be announced at the Gala Dinner on Thursday, October 15 which will be held at Ruston’s Restaurant at Renmark. Tickets for the dinner are available to purchase with seating limited.
The local committee is steered by Paul Kernich, Ella Winnall, Amelia Anspach, Sue Franke, Rakesh Junnar, Barry Mangelsdorf, Sean Draper, Shauna Draper, Jo Becaris and the tireless Ray Edwards.
For further information on entries or tickets, contact Shirley Fraser on 0449 704 409 or email.