Angove Organic wins Business of the Year
Nov 22, 2019
Angove Family Winemakers has been recognised as a leading industry innovator at the 6th Australian Organic Industry Awards 2019, nominated across three categories; Certified Organic Alcohol Product of the Year for Angove Organic Shiraz Cabernet, Export Market Leader and Business of the Year. Eventually taking out the most prestigious award of Business of the Year.
This year judges say entrants exceeded expectations. "With so many innovative new products, successful business stories and extraordinary individuals, this year's finalists are a true credit to our industry which has quickly become one of the most dynamic markets in Australia," Australian Organic chief executive Niki Ford said.
The prestigious awards were presented as part of the annual Australian Organic Industry Awards on the 15th November to recognise the achievements of businesses who are committed to sustainable and organic practice across different sectors including wine.
John Angove AM, our Chairman and 4th generation winemaker, who accepted the award said, “we are thrilled to receive this recognition which reaffirm Angove’s status as Australia’s leading Certified Organic winemaker and endorses the Angove Organic team as the best in the field.”
Angove Family Winemakers is Australia’s largest Certified Organic winery, defining the way in organic grape growing and winemaking. Our commitment to developing sustainable Certified Organic farming practices, combined with quality winemaking has set the standard for the organic wine industry, both in Australia and internationally.
“As a family business, we are honoured to have been recognised as industry leaders by our peers. At our core, we are committed to fostering an awareness of Certified Organic wine and are dedicated to pushing the boundaries in organic farming practice.
As a 5th generation family-owned winery, Angove Family Winemakers holds a deep commitment to sustainability at all levels. Now in its 13th year as a Certified Organic label, the Angove Family sets the benchmark for best-practice across the organic wine industry by showcasing a deep and long-term investment in organic winemaking and farming practice. As grape and wine producers across Australia become more concerned about the long-term sustainability of their vineyards and winemaking business, the Angove Family continues to lead the market and develop new and innovative practices.
The Angove organic range includes the iconic single vineyard Warboys Vineyard wines from McLaren Vale, Wild Olive Shiraz and Chardonnay, also from McLaren Vale and Australia’s leading organic wine range Angove Organic sourced from across South Australia’s premium grape growing regions.