Wingara Wine Group Deakin Estate – Chardonnay Pinot Noir Brut NV – Bronze Summer Days

27th December 2017


Congratulations to Wingara Wine Group Deakin Estate with their Chardonnay Pinot Noir Brut NV which received a bronze medal at The World’s Finest Glass of Bubbly awards 2017.

A panel of 36 top industry wine judges tasted all the entries for 2017 and were able to not only scores wines with medals, but also place them in to easy to understand categories such as Summer Days: “Does not have to be a highly complicated wine. Will offer a light, fruity and easy going taste.

Deakin Estate’s family owned vineyards lie near Mildura in north west Victoria. Here, the mighty Murray River weaves across the land, bringing life to the region and to our vines. Rich, fertile soils and a warm, sunny climate also create a perfect environment for growing quality fruit. Deakin Sparkling Chardonnay Pinot Noir Brut is made in the Charmat method with the classic varieties of Chardonnay (82%) and Pinot Noir (18%). Elegant, crisp and refreshing it shows notes of lively fresh fruits, citrus and creamy bubbles

In the wine region of Murray Darling, North West Victoria near Mildura and producing 200,000 cases per year from its 160 hectare vineyard, Deakin Estate, founded in 1967, is one of the major producers in Australia and a sparkling wine that you must simply must try. Congratulations on your Bronze award!

Christopher Walkey

Co-founder of Glass of Bubbly. Journalist and author focused on Champagne & Sparkling Wines and pairing them with foods.