LiqLux Amateur Fortified Wine Show

We're on the hunt for four passionate sponsors to elevate the 2024 Amateur Wine Show to new heights. Be part of something extraordinary and leave your legacy in the Liquid Luxury world of all things home barrels! More info here!

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Do you think your blend has what it takes to impress some of the most respected fortified wine makers in the country?

The 2024 Liquid Luxury Amateur Fortified Wine Show will open for entries on Monday 26th  August 2024.

Winners announced: Tuesday 1st October 2024

This is your opportunity to showcase your fortified wine creations. Each entry will be tasted and graded by a panel of industry experts who will crown a winner in each category. 

Awesome prizes and bragging rights up for grabs as well as the opportunity to get your name on the Liquid Luxury honour board for all to see. 

Time to start testing, tasting and topping up your barrels to ensure you put your best blend forward in August!

Important Dates.
Entries open: Monday 26th August 2024
Entries close: Wednesday 11th September 2024
Winners announced: Tuesday 1st October 2024

Entry Fee.
$25 per entrant.
You may submit multiple entries and classes under the one entry fee. This fee helps cover the costs of judges & winner medallions.

All entries to be posted to: LiqLux Wine Show: PO Box 15, Rutherglen, Victoria, 3685 - We recommend express shipping to ensure your entries arrive on time. All wine show entrants must send us 200ml of their wine for each entry. 

IMPORTANT: due to volume of entries our judges will only provide constructive feedback and recommendations. If you would like a full analysis on your sample (so2 levels, alc/vol, etc,) please include an additional 100ml sample in a separate container or bottle clearly marked ‘sample for analysis’ 


Entry Categories & Classes.

Category 1: Muscat
Class 1: Young, Fresh & Fruity
Class 2: Complex, Rich & Luscious
Class 3: Dark, Decadent & Aged

Category 2: Topaque
Class 1: Young, Fresh & Fruity
Class 2: Complex, Rich & Luscious
Class 3: Dark, Decadent & Aged

Category 3: Ruby/Tawny
Class 1: Young, Fresh & Fruity
Class 2: Complex, Rich & Luscious
Class 3: Dark, Decadent & Aged

Category 4: Other (blends, other varieties)
Class 1: Young, Fresh & Fruity
Class 2: Complex, Rich & Luscious
Class 3: Dark, Decadent & Aged

Prizes: 

All gold medal and trophy winners will receive a gold medallion that you can stick on your barrel with pride! 
 
The overall winner with the best overall score across all categories will also receive a Mystery of Muscat Experience at Stanton & Killeen for themselves and four of the friends (valued at $275) plus a best in show medallion to stick on their barrel with pride!

Liquid Luxury Amateur Fortified Wine Show 2023 Results

Liquid Luxury Amateur Fortified Wine Show 2022 Results

 

Submit your wines here!

Please click the link below to submit your wine into the LiqLux Amateur Fortified Wine Show. After filling out your details you will proceed to payment & receive details on posting us your wines.

Entries open Monday 26th August