SCORES & ACCOLADES

Penfolds extensive portfolio of wines - and the expert winemakers behind them – have been widely celebrated amongst wine collectors, aficionados, journalists and judges alike over our rich 170 year history.

Here are some of Penfolds accolades from the world’s most distinguished wine critics.

Awards & Honours

Red Winemaker of the Year
International Wine Challenge (UK)
1999
Red Winemaker of the Year
International Wine Challenge (UK)
2000
Winery of the Year
The Good Wine Guide 2013 (Australia)
December  2012
Winery of the Year
Wine Taste Weekly (Australia) - Tyson Sidner
January  2013
100 points
Penfolds is the only Australian Winery to receive 100 points from both Wine Spectator (US) and Robert Parker's Wine Advocate (US) for the same Vintage (2008 Grange)
March  August 2013
Best Launch for The Ampoule Campaign
2013 The Drinks Business Awards (UK)
May 2013
2014 Winery of the Year
2014 James Halliday Australian Wine  Companion (Australia) - James Halliday
July 2013
2013 Winery of the Year
Wine Enthusiast Magazine (US) - Joshua Greene
September  2013
2013 New World Winery of the Year
Wine Enthusiast Magazine (US) Wine & Spirits  Mag (US)
November  2013
Winemaker of the Year – Peter Gago
Gourmet Traveller WINE (Australia)
2014
Len Evans Award for Leadership – Peter Gago
Gourmet Traveller WINE (Australia)
2014