Hall of Fame

Recognising the significant contribution to the Clare Valley Wine Industry

The Clare Valley Wine Makers Inc. recently announced their inaugural “Legends of the Clare Valley Wine Industry” at the 30th Gourmet Weekend Anniversary ‘Black Tie & Pearls’ gala dinner. These awards seek to honour those individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the Clare Valley wine industry in the growing of grapes, production of wine, Clare valley brand marketing or other directly related fields over a significant period of time. 

Living Legend - Br John May

Living Legend - Jane Mitchell

Living Legend - Jane Mitchell

Living Legend - Jane Mitchell

Living Legend - Jeffrey Grosset

Living Legend - Jeffrey Grosset

Past Legend - Carl Sobels

Carl Sobels 

Past Legend - Jim Barry

Past Legend - Jim Barry

Past Legend - Mick Knappstein

Past Legend - Mick Knappstein

Winemaker of the Year - 2014: Kevin Mitchell, Kilikanoon Wines

Kevin Mitchell, Kilikanoon Wines

Viticulturalist of the Year - 2014: Colin Hinze, Taylors Wines

Colin Hinze, Taylors Wines

Rising Star Award - 2014: Steve Baraglia, Pikes Wines

Steve Baraglia, Pikes Wines