The 2022 New Zealand International Wine Show has been held and the results are out!
The award winners for New Zealand's biggest Wine Show have been announced after the awards dinner was heald on October 28.
The 2022 edition featured many of the excellent wines made in the excellent 2021 vintage, and with a large 2022 vintage there were numerous strong entries.
Once again, The New Zealand International Wine Show featured the most experienced judging team available and was once again led by Chief Judge Bob Campbell MW.
Hancocks are extremely proud to have been named Champion Wine Company for 2022 after our fantastic portfolio was recognised and tallied up 17 Gold Medals, and 3 Trophies.
Trophy Winners Represent the best wines from each category. Hancocks is proud to have won 3 Trophies at the 2021 New Zealand International Wine Show.
To be awarded an NZIWS DOUBLE GOLD Medal, a wine will be required to receive 'unanimous gold medal scores' from the Chief Judge, the three Assistant Chief Judges, and the three-person Senior Judging team.
To be awarded an NZIWS GOLD Medal, a wine will have been judged at least twice.