Michelangelo International Wine Awards – Gold Award

The Cathedral Peak Wine Estate is proud to announce that their Pinotage 2015 won a gold award at the recent Michelangelo International Wine Awards and the Merlot Jerepigo 2016 a silver award.  This was the first competition entered by the Estate.

The Michelangelo International wine awards is unique in South Africa in that all the judges are hand-picked wine experts from representing all seven continents around the globe.  The wines are judges blind by a panel of 5 judges using the 100-point international OIV-system.  This year they were 26 top international wine judges from 22 countries.

 

 

The results were presented at Lord Charles Hotel, Somerset West.  A total of 670 wines were awarded.  Only 35% of the 126 Pinotages entered received an award.

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