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Darling Cellars Awards

Darling Cellars Awards
Darling Cellars Wine Awards

2018 AWARDS

2018 Veritas

Double gold: Lady Ann Darling 2017
Double gold: Gustus Chenin Blanc 2017
Gold: Sir Charles Darling 2016
Gold: Lime Kilns Darling 2017
Gold: Reserve Chenin Blanc 2018
Silver: Reserve Black Granite Shiraz 2017
Silver: Old Bush Vines Cinsaut 2016
Bronze: Old Bush Vines Chenin blanc 2017
Bronze: The Old Grain Silo Darling 2015
Bronze: Gustus Sauvignon Blanc 2017
Bronze: Chocoholic 2017
Bronze: Reserve Terra Hutton Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
Bronze: Reserve Six Tonner Merlot 2017
Bronze: Reserve Bush Vine Sauvignon Blanc 2018

Six Nations Wine Challenge
Judges Selection: Old Bush Vines Cinsaut 2016

2018 Vitis Vinifera Awards

Double Gold: Darling Cellars Pyjama Bush Sauvignon blanc/Grenache 2018
Gold: Darling Cellars Old Blocks Pinotage 2016

IWSC results 2018

Silver:  Darling Cellars Chocoholic Pinotage 2017
Silver:  (outstanding)  Darling Cellars Old Bush Vines Chenin Blanc 2017
Silver:  Darling Cellars Old Bush Vines Cinsaut 2016
Silver:  Co-op Irresistible Chenin Blanc 2018

Tim Atkins

93 Points:  Darling Cellars Lady Ann Darling Darling 2017
90 Points:  Darling Cellars Old Bush Vines Chenin Blanc Darling 2017
91 Points:  Darling Cellars Old Bush Vines Cinsault Darling 2016

Rosé Rocks

Double Gold:  MCC Brut Rosé 2016
Gold:  Pyjama Bush Rosé 2018

MUNDUS VINI Summer Tasting 2018
Gold = The Old Grain Silo Darling 2015

S A JONGWYNSKOU / SA YOUNG WINE SHOW
SA Champion = Shiraz 2018

Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show

Silver:  Old Bush Vines Chenin Blanc 2017
Bronze:  Sir Charles Henry Darling 2016 (Bordeaux blend)

International Wine Challenge 2

Bronze:  Truly Irresistible Chenin Blanc 2017

International Wine Challenge 1

Silver:  Old Bush Vines Cinsaut 2016
Bronze:  Old Bush Vines Chenin Blanc 2017
Com:  Chocoholic 2016 

Decanter World Wine Awards

Bronze:  Truly Irresistible Chenin 2017

Women’s Wine Awards

Gold:  Darling Cellars Reserve Bush Vine Sauvignon Blanc 2018

Rosé Rocks Competition

Double Gold:  Brut Rosé MCC 2016
Gold:  Pyjama Bush Rosé 2018         

Terroir AwardsSwartland and Darling District

Top Red Blend:  The Old Grain Silo 2015
Top White Blend:  Lime Kilns 2017

Gold Wine Awards

Gold:  Reserve Bushvine Sauvignon Blanc 2018
Gold:  Reserve Terra Hutton Cabernet Sauvignon 2017
Gold:  Reserve Six Tonner Merlot 2017
Gold:  Reserve Black Granite Shiraz 2017

Sommeliers Selection

Elegant and Classy:   Lady Ann Darling 2017

 

2017 AWARDS

Cape White Blend Report - WINEmag.co.za
91 points:  Lime Kilns 2016

Six Nations Wine Challenge

Double Gold:  Old Bush Vines Cinsaut 2015
Gold:  Old Bush Vines Chenin Blanc 2016

FNB Sauvignon Blanc Top 10

Runner up : Reserve Bush Vine Sauvignon Blanc 2017

Veritas 2017

Double Gold:  Lady Ann Darling 2016
Gold:  Old Bush Vines Chenin Blanc 2016
Gold:  Old Bush Vines Cinsaut 2015
Gold:  Reserve Arum Fields Chenin Blanc 2017
Silver:  Sir Charles Henry Darling 2015 (Bordeaux blend)
Silver:  Lime Kilns 2016
Silver:  Premium Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
Silver:  Reserve Black Granite Shiraz 2016
Silver:  Reserve Bush Vine Sauvignon Blanc 2017
Bronze:  Chocoholic Pinotage 2016
Bronze:  Reserve Terra Hutton Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

Ultra Value Wine Challenge 

Gold:  Chocoholic Pinotage 2015
Silver:  Cinful Cincault 2015
Silver:  Reserve Pyjama Bush Sauvignon Blanc/Grenache 2017

Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards

Gold:  Sir Charles Henry Darling 2015 (Bordeaux blend)

IWCS 2017 

Silver:  Chocoholic 2015
Silver:  Truly Irresistible Chenin Blanc 2017

Vitis Vinifera Awards

Gold:  Reserve Arum Fields Chenin Blanc 2017 
Gold:  Pyjama Bush Sauvignon Blanc/Grenache Rosé 2017
Gold:  Reserve Black Granite Shiraz 2016

South African Women's Wine Awards

Gold:  Darling Cellars Reserve “Arum Fields” Chenin Blanc 2017
Gold:  Darling cellars Reserve “Bush Vine” Sauvignon Blanc 2017

Gold Wine Awards

Gold:   Reserve Bush Vine Sauvignon Blanc 2017
Gold:   Reserve Terra Hutton Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
Gold:   Reserve Old Blocks Pinotage 2014
Gold:   Reserve Black Granite Shiraz 2015

Berliner Wine Trophy
Gold:   Chocoholic Pinotage 2015
Silver:  Cellarmaster’s Signature Selection No 8

International Wine Challenge
Bronze: Truly Irresistible Chenin 2017
Bronze: Chocoholic 2015

Decanter World Wine Awards
Silver:    Chocoholic 2015
Bronze: Truly Irresistible Chenin 2017

Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show
Trophy:   Old Bush Vines Chenin Blanc 2016(Best Chenin Blanc on the Show)
Silver:     Old Bush Vines Cincaut 2015
Silver:     Sir Charles Henry Darling 2015 (Bordeaux blend)

2016 AWARDS

Lime Kilns 2015: 91 by Winemag
Darling Cellars Blanc de Blanc MCC 2014: Wine of the Month - Best MCC for 2015

Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits:
Silver:   Lime Kilns 2015
Gold:    Sir Charles Henry Darling 2012
Gold:    Chocoholic Pinotage 2015

Veritas 2016 (12 Wines entered)

Gold:     Cinful 2015
Silver:    Lime Kilns 2015
Silver:    Chocoholic Pinotage 2015
Silver:    Old Bush Vines Cinsaut 2015
Bronze: Reserve Arum Fields Chenin Blanc 2016
Bronze: Truly Irresistible Chenin Blanc 2016
Bronze: Sir Charles Henry Darling 2012
Bronze: Smaak 2013
Bronze: Reserve Terra Hutton Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
Bronze: Reserve Six Tonner Merlot 2015
Bronze: Reserve Old Blocks Pinotage 2014
Bronze: Reserve Black Granite Shiraz 2014

Vitis Vinifera
Gold:               Darling Cellars Reserve Sauvignon Blanc 2016
Double Gold:   Darling Cellars Reserve Pinotage 2014

Mundus Vini 2016 
Silver:  Darling Cellars Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2013
Silver:  Darling Cellars Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
Silver:  Darling cellars Reserve Pinotage 2013

Old Mutual Trophy Wine Show
Bronze:  Lady Ann Darling 2015
Bronze:  Lime Kilns 2015
Bronze:  Sir Charles Henry Darling 2012

Mundus Vini
Gold:   Chocoholic 2015
Silver:  Cinful 2014

WINEmag.co.za
Gold 88:  Cinful 2014

S A JONGWYNSKOU / SA YOUNG WINE SHOW – Swartland Region
Champion Chenin Blanc (wooded)
Champion Dry White

Gold Wine Awards
Gold:  Reserve Sauvignon Blanc 2016 

Womens Wine Awards
Gold:  Reserve Chenin Blanc 2016
Gold:  Reserve Merlot 2014

Terroir Awards 2016 – Swartland and Darling District
Top White Blend:  Lime Kilns 2015

IWSC
Silver:  Lime Kilns 2015
Silver:  Lady Ann Darling 2015

Awards History:

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