Brightwater Vineyards have just been awarded another Gold Medal for Pinot Noir.

Their Brightwater Vineyards 2014 Lord Rutherford Pinot Noir has just been awarded a Gold Medal at the Royal Easter Wine Show judged in Auckland over the weekend.

This follows on from their Brightwater Vineyards 2014 Nelson Pinot Noir being awarded four Gold Medals from four different wine shows and then receiving the JF Hillebrand New Zealand Champion Pinot Noir Trophy at the Air New Zealand Wine Awards Gala Dinner held in Nelson in November.

They have now received nine Gold Medals for Pinot Noir in the last five years further establishing Brightwater Vineyards as Nelson’s premium Pinot Noir winery.

Also at the Royal Easter Show Brightwater Vineyards received three Silver Medals for their 2015 Riesling, 2015 Sophie’s Kiss Rose, and their new 2015 Lord Rutherford Barrique Sauvignon Blanc.