News and reviews.

Em’s Table 2015 Organic Riesling awarded Top of Category with 4.5 stars by Winestate Magazine 2016 Riesling Tasting

Macaw Creek Reserve Shiraz Cabernet awarded 93pts by James Halliday 2018 Wine Companion

Em’s Table 2015 Organic Shiraz awarded Silver Medal (Jimmy Watson Class) at 2016 Melbourne Wine Show

Em’s Table 2014 Organic Riesling awarded Australian Certified Organic Wine of the Year – 2015.

Em’s Table 2013 Organic Preservative Free Shiraz – Awarded 4 stars in Winestate Tasting – 2014

Master of Wine Peter Scudamore Smith Reviews Macaw Creek Wines 

James Halliday quotes from Australian Wine Companion

2012 edition -2009 Em’s Table Shiraz Organic Preservative Free Shiraz -90pts- blackberry, licorice, chocolate and vanilla are spun together on a fresh, light-medium bodied palate

2016 edition -2013 Em’s Table Shiraz Organic Preservative Free Shiraz -90pts- Awash with fresh, primary fruit flavour. Cherries, apples and plums. Excellent option for those looking to avoid SO2.

Winestate Magazine Reviews

Annual 2016 Edition – Best Value under $20 Riesling for 2015 -2014 Em’s Table Organic Clare Valley Riesling – 5 stars (Gold) A fresh and floral style of Riesling showing some oily complexity. Smells of ripe limes and flowers with a fine, evenly balanced, crisp palate showing good levels of natural acidity.

July/August 2015 Edition – 2014 Em’s Table Organic Clare Valley Riesling – 5 stars -Gold Medal-Winner of the 2015 Australian Organic Wine of the Year -sponsored by Winestate and NASAA

-2014 Macaw Creek Organic Mount Lofty Ranges Riesling -3.5 stars –Lovely lifted herbaceous bouquet and somewhat broad fruity floral palate. A very nice flavoursome drink

-Annual 2015 Edition –Best Value under $20 Shiraz for 2014 – 2013 Em’s Table Organic Preservative Free Shiraz -4 stars (Silver) A powerful wine -intense blue fruit fragrances with a vibrant violet lift. Persistent berry flavours and solid tannin spine. Needs time.

Adelaide Review Top Hot 100 Wines – 2010/11 – 2004 Macaw Creek Reserve Shiraz Cabernet – Nicely rendered and enjoyable in the mouth….an old school wine of considerable complexity and drinkability.

Export Award – Runner up – George Mackey Trophy for Best Australian wine exported in 2001 – 1998 Reserve Shiraz Cabernet

Gold Medals Wine Shows

1993 Reserve Shiraz Cabernet – Gold Medal- National Small Winemakers Show 1998 Class 27

1998 Reserve Shiraz Cabernet – Gold Medal – Adelaide Wine Show 1999 Class 42

1998 Reserve Shiraz Cabernet – Gold Medal – Rutherglen Wine Show 2000 Class 53

1998 Reserve Shiraz Cabernet – Gold Medal – National Small Winemakers Show 2000 Class 31

1998 Reserve Shiraz Cabernet – Gold Medal – National Small Winemakers Show 2001 Class 31

1999 Grenache Shiraz – Gold Medal – Brisbane Wine Show 1999 Class 10

1999 Reserve Shiraz Cabernet – Gold Medal – Rutherglen Wine Show 2001 Class 53

2002 Grenache Shiraz – Gold Medal – Brisbane Wine Show 2002 Class 9

2002 Grenache Shiraz – Gold Medal – National Small Winemakers Show 2003 Class 22

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