2015 Results

2015 Australian Cider Awards

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Judging panel: Gary Baldwin (chairman), Claude Jolicoeur (Canada), Behn Payten, Karina Dambergs and Bradford Tetlow.


  • Best in Show: Willie Smith’s Organic Cider (18 Varieties)
  • Best Cider: Willie Smith’s Organic Cider (18 Varieties)
  • Best Australian Cider or Perry:  Willie Smith’s Organic Cider (18 Varieties)

Best in Class

Class Class Name Producer Cider
1A New World Dry Cider Jachmann Apple Co Lady William Apple Cider 500ml
1B Traditional Dry Cider Borrodell Vineyard Borrodell Vineyard’s Heritage Apple Cider
2A New World Medium Cider The Hills Cider Company Apple Cider
2B Traditional Medium Cider Willie Smith’s Organic Cider (18 Varieties)
3A New World Sweet Cider Flying Brick Cider Co Flying Brick Original Cider
3B Traditional Sweet Cider Seven Oaks Farmhouse Cider Kingston Black
4A/B Method Traditional Cider 321 Cider 321 Cider Methode Traditionelle Cuvee
5A New World Dry Perry Core Cider Company Perry
6A New World Medium Perry The Hills Cider Company Pear Cider
7A New World Sweet Perry The Barossa Valley Cider Company Squashed Pear Cider
8A/B Method Traditional Perry Frank’s Cider Frank’s Perry (Methode Champenoise)
9 Cider or Perry with Fruit Cheeky Rascal Cider Passion Fruit Pink Lady
10 Specialty/Experimental Cider or Perry Batlow Cider Batlow OPA Cider
11 Ice Cider or Perry Small Acres Cyder Small Acres Cyder Pomona Ice 2015
12 Pommeau Henry of Harcourt G Del

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