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Platinum, Gold and Silver medals at Critics Challenge International Wine Competition 2015 June 24 2015

Sister's Run picked up three medals at the 2015 Critics Challenge International Wine Competition in the USA for 2013 Epiphany Shiraz (Platinum), 2013 Calvary Hill Shiraz (Gold) and  2013 Bethlehem Block Cabernet (Silver). 

Silver Medal - New World Wine Awards August 13 2014

Sister's Run Cow Corner Grenache Shiraz Mataro won a Silver Medal at the New World Wine Awards in August 2014.

International Wine Challenge Results May 11 2014

The International Wine Challenge 2014 results are out now and we are delighted to tell you that Sister's Run Bethlehem Block Cabernet Sauvignon 2012 won a Silver Medal! These are the judges notes: "Blue fruits and dried herbs, aromatics and flavours. Succulent and juicy courtesy of fresh acidity. A nice harmonious wine." We are super excited - lots of high pitched squeals here today!  

Three Gold and One Silver at AWC International Wine Competition in Vienna October 11 2013

Four more awards were announced today. 2011 Epiphany Mclaren Vale Shiraz, 2010 Bethlehem Block Barossa Cabernet Sauvignon and 2011 Calvary Hill Barossa Shiraz both won Gold Awards and 2011 Cow Corner Grenache Shiraz Mataro a Silver at the AWC in Vienna. 

Silver for Sister's Run Shiraz October 09 2013

Sister's Run Calvary Hill Barossa Shiraz 2011 has won a Silver Medal at the International Wine & Spirit Competition.   

91 Points - Calvary Hill Lyndoch Shiraz 2010 August 07 2013

"Good hue, although not starry bright; as honest as the day is long, in the very heart of time-honoured Barossa Valley style; the flavours are rich and ripe, but not the least over the top; the oak is subtle, and the tannins ripe. It will wait for you if you wish, but don't keep a lady waiting too long." Drink by: 2016 Date tasted: 25th Sep 2012 James Halliday The Wine Companion 2014

James Halliday rates Sister's Run a 4 1/2 Star Winery August 07 2013

For the first time Sister's Run is included in James Halliday's Wine Companion. "Sisters Run is owned by noted Barossa Valley vignerons Carl and Peggy Lindner (owners of Langmeil), directly employing the skills of Elena Brooks as winemaker, and, indirectly, the marketing know-how of husband Zar Brooks. The Stiletto and Boot are those of Elena, and the motto The truth is in the vineyard, but the proof is in the...

Blue Gold for 2011 Bethlehem Block Cabernet May 21 2013

2011 Bethlehem Block Cabernet wins Top 100 Blue Gold Medal at the Sydney International Wine Competition 2013.  Here are the Judges' Comments: Marian Jansen Blackcurrant aromas with red and black fruits, sour plum and iodine notes and a black tea fine grained tannic finish. Xenia Irwin MW Tight closed black fruit and spiced oak on the nose. Plenty of tight spicy fruit and firm oak on the palate. Still young. Some cherry...

Gold and Silver for Sister's Run in San Diego June 10 2013

Results just in from the San Diego International Wine Competition 2013: Gold Medal - 2011 Sister's Run Calvary Hill Shiraz, Barossa $18.00 Silver Medal - 2011 Sister's Run Cow's Corner Grenache-Shiraz-Mataro, Barossa $18.00

89 Points Calvary Hill Shiraz 2010 May 21 2013

Deep purple-black in color, the 2010 Calvary Hill Shiraz is intensely scented of creme de cassis, Chinese dried plums and mulberries with an undercurrent of mocha and sauteed Provencal herbs. Full-bodied and packed with evolving warm blackberry and savory flavors, it has a crisp acid line a medium level of rounded tannins, finishing long and peppery. Drink it now to 2016+. Score: 89 Points Lisa Perrotti-Brown www.erobertparker.com