There are six judges, one from each participating country with Michael Fridjhon representing South Africa, and each judge is set the task of selecting 100 wines across 17 classes with a maximum of 10 in any one class. A trophy is awarded for the top scoring wine in each class.
SA won the following trophies:
Chardonnay – Iona 2014
White Blends – Vondeling Babiana 2013
Other White Wines – DeMorgenzon Reserve Chenin Blanc 2014
Other Red Varieties – Warwick Cabernet Franc 2012
New Zealand was Nation of Show, winning wine of show with the Framingham Noble Riesling 2014,five class trophies and seven classes. SA won four classes, namely: Chardonnay, White Blends, Other White Wines and Other Red Varieties.
Double Golds for SA were as follows:
Aromatic Non Riesling – Paul Cluver Gewurztraminer 2014
Chardonnay – Paul Cluver 2014
Chardonnay – Richard Kershaw Clonal Selection 2013
White Blends – Trizanne Signature Wines Sauvignon Blanc Semillon 2013 – 2nd Place
White Blends – Tokara Directors Reserve Sauvignon Blanc Semillon 2014
Other White Wines – Beaumont Hope Marguerite Chenin Blanc 2014
Pinot Noir – Newton Johnson Family Vineyards 2013
Cabernet Sauvignon – Eikendal 2012
Dessert Wines – Nederburg Eminence Private Bin 2009
Full results here.