Chain of Ponds Wines

Chain of Ponds Wines tribute series

Latest Awards

Chain of Ponds is rated as a 5 star winery

TROPHY and GOLD for Novello Cabernet/Merlot in the Adelaide Hills Wine Show 2017

Two SILVERs for Black Thursday Sauvignon Blanc
     Sydney Royal Wine Show 2017
     Adelaide Hills Wine Show 2017

GOLD for Amadeus Cabernet Sauvignon
    International Cool Climate Wine Show May 2017

SILVER for The Stopover Barbera
    International Cool Climate Wine Show May 2017

Chain of Ponds Winery has consistently produced outstanding wines over the years and continually gets good ratings in the James Halliday Australian Wine Companion. Here are our results from the 2018 edition:

95 points - 2015 Amadeus Cabernet Sauvignon
95 points - 2015 Ledge Shiraz
95 points - 2015 The Stopover Barbera
94 points - 2015 Grave's Gate Shiraz
92 points - 2016 Amelia's Letter Pinot Grigio
90 points - 2016 Black Thursday Sauvignon Blanc
90 points - 2016 Section 400 Pinot Noir
Special Value - 2016 Novello Dolcetto Shiraz

*James Halliday's star rating system explained

5 STARS - Outstanding winery regularly producing wines of exemplary quality and typicity. Will have at least two wines rated at 95 points or above, and had a five-star rating for the previous two years

94 – 100 points Outstanding
Wines of the highest quality, often with a distinguished pedigree

90 – 93 points Highly Recommended
Wines of great quality, style and character. Worthy of a place in any cellar

87 – 89 points Recommended
Wines of above average quality, fault free and with a clear varietal expression

View James Halliday's Best Wineries of the Region

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