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INTERNATIONAL SUCCESS.

Lawson's Dry Hills has enjoyed some spectacular international success recently. In both The International Wine Challenge 2008, the worlds largest wine competition with over nine thousand and The Decanter World Wine Awards 2008 we gained an award for every wine we entered. Our results...... The International Wine Challenge 2008. Sauvignon Blanc 2007 - SILVER MEDAL. Gewürztraminer 2007 -...

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NUMBER ONE GEWÜRZTRAMINER

It's hard to remember the last time Ross and Barbara Lawson's winery made a Gewürztraminer that was less than outstanding. This one follows the established Lawson's Dry Hills Style - a viscous torrent of concentrated, floral, spicy fruit. Ravishingly flavoursome and extroverted.

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'ROSS GETS A GONG'

Ross has been recognised for his services to the New Zealand wine industry and community. Most recently Ross was instrumental in the formation of the New Zealand Screwcap Initiative and served as it first chairperson.

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SYDNEY TOP 100 - BLUE GOLDS.

Lawson's Dry Hills wines have been awards top marks in the recent Sydney International Wine Show, which was judged in October. Both the Sauvignon Blanc 2007 and the Pinot Gris 2007 have been rated TOP 100 and BLUE - GOLD AWARD. Our Pinot Noir 2006 has also been rated BLUE  - GOLD AWARD.  Closer to home, at the Royal New Zealand Show - International Aromatic Wine Competition 2007,...

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THE TROPTHY GOES TO....US

Our Gewürztraminer 2007 has already been awarded a GOLD MEDAL at the Air New Zealand Wine Awards 2007 and our fingers are crossed for the Trophy. The news is good - our Gewürztraminer 2007 has won the New World Champion Open White Wine Trophy.

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