Results and textfrom www.cideroz.com
Judging of the Australian Cider Awards 2011 took place on Thursday 15th September at the Orange Agricultural Institute. Results were announced that night during the Awards dinner to an enthusiastic gathering at the Old Convent, Borenore.
The major winners were:
BEST IN SHOW
Henney’s Cider Co of Herefordshire UK – “Henney’s Dry Cider” (entered by Phoenix Beers of Perth, West Australia)
Henney’s Dry Cider was placed first in Class 1 – Dry Cider SG up to 1005 – and was adjudged the Best in Show.
BEST AUSTRALIAN CIDER
CUB – Matilda Bay – “Dirty Granny” (entered via Liquid Ideas, Sydney)
Dirty Granny was placed first in Class 2 – Medium Cider SG 1005 – 1012 – and was adjudged the Best Australian Cider
BEST AUSTRALIAN PERRY
This Award was shared between entries from The Hills Cider Company, Pear/Perry (Class 6) and Napoleone & Co Pear Cider Traditionelle (Class 8).
Click hereto see the results – Australian Cider Awards 2011