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10 Spier wines awarded Medals of Excellence by Tim Atkin in his 2020 South Africa Special Report

Globally renowned UK-based Master of Wine Tim Atkin has awarded Medals of Excellence to 10 of Spier’s wines for each achieving a rating of 90 and above. Featured in his just-launched 2020 South Africa Special Report, the medal-winning are from four different Spier ranges, encompassing a diverse array of varietals and styles.

Awards - 2020 Tim Atkin

“We’re truly honoured by this recognition of the breadth and depth of our passionate commitment to crafting quality wines,’ says Cellar Master Frans Smit.

The 2020 South Africa Special Report is Atkin’s eighth annual report on South Africa’s wines, featuring hundreds of detailed tasting notes.

Spier’s high achievers:

Spier Frans K Smit White Blend 2017 (94 points)

Spier Frans K Smit Red Blend 2015 (92 points)

Spier 21 Gables Sauvignon Blanc 2019 (92 points)

Spier 21 Gables Chenin Blanc 2018 (92 points)

Spier 21 Gables Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 (92 points)

Spier 21 Gables Pinotage 2017 (92 points)

Spier Creative Block 2 2019 (92 points)

Spier Creative Block 3 2017 (91 points)

Spier Creative Block 5 2017 (93 points)

Spier Seaward Cabernet Sauvignon 2018 (90 points)

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