Since our inception in 1980, Geoff Merrill Wines have won

Gold Medals
Silver Medals
Bronze Medals

Here are some of our major wins.

Jimmy Watson Memorial Trophy

2005 Royal Melbourne Wine Show
(2004 Reserve Shiraz)

Dan Murphy Trophy

2006 Sydney International Wine Show
(2002 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon)

The Wine Society Trophy

2006 Royal Melbourne Wine Show
(2001 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon)

Great Australian Shiraz Challenge

2006 Great Australian Shiraz Challenge
(2002 Reserve Shiraz)

Peel Estate Great Shiraz Tasting

2014 Peel Estate Great Shiraz Tasting
(2008 Henley Shiraz)

Best Dry RedMuseum Class

Hyatt Advertiser SA Wine Awards 2008
(2002 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon)

Noteworthy Reviews

Latest Wine Reviews – Wine Showcase Magazine

The tasting panel at Australian Wine Showcase Magazine took a look at a selection of our new releases. The results are in and we are very excited. Click through to see the full results.

Latest Wine Review – 2016 Pimpala Vineyard Shiraz

Named after the vineyards located at our Mount Hurtle Cellar Door, the Pimpala Vineyard Shiraz always proves to be a winner. Sam Kim from Wine Orbit has just reviewed the 2016 vintage and we love his thoughts. Thanks again Sam.

Latest Wine Review – 2017 Reserve Chardonnay

The Reserve Chardonnay has always been a favourite of ours here at the winery. Apparently Sam Kim of Wine Orbit likes it too. Check out his review for the 2017 vintage. Thanks Sam for the kind words.