d'Arenberg

Established 1912

Awards & Accolades

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2016

  • Best Restaurant in a Winery - 2016 Restaurant and Catering Awards for Excellence
  • Cellar Door with Best Food - Australian Gourmet Traveller Wine, April/May

2015

  • Hall of Fame Award - Family Business Australia SA
  • South Australia's Top 100 Businesses - InDaily's South Australian Business Index
  • Cellar Door with Best Food - Australian Gourmet Traveller Wine, April/May
  • Value Brands of the Year - Wine & Spirits Magazine USA
  • Trophy - Best Riesling - Royal Adelaide Wine Show - The Dry Dam Riesling 2008
  • Trophy - Best Aromatic Wine - Sydney International Wine Competition - The Dry Dam Riesling 2008
  • Trophy - Runner Up to Best Wine of Competition - Sydney International Wine Competition - The Dry Dam Riesling 2008
  • Trophy - Best Sweet Wine - Royal Sydney Wine Show - The Noble Wrinkled Riesling 2011

2014

  • Hall of Fame & Top 100 Wineries of the Year - Wine & Spirits Magazine USA
  • Cellar Door with Best Food - Australian Gourmet Traveller Wine, May 2014
  • d'Arry Osborn awarded Business Champion - SA Business Awards
  • Jo Reschke of d'Arry's Verandah Restaurant awarded Best Service - Advertiser SA Food Awards
  • Trophy - Value White Wine - Dan Murphy's National Wine Show - The Dry Dam Riesling 2014
  • Trophy - Best Aromatic Wine - Sydney International Wine Competition - The Dry Dam Riesling 2008
  • Trophy - Best Sweet Wine - The Royal Melbourne Wine Show - The Noble Wrinkled Riesling 2011
  • Trophy - Best Sweet Wine - The Royal Perth Wine Show - The Noble Wrinkled Riesling 2011
  • Trophy - Best Sweet Wine - The Royal Queensland Wine Show - The Noble Wrinkled Riesling 2011
  • Trophy - Best Fortified Wine - The McLaren Vale Wine Show - Nostalgia Rare Tawny NV

2013

  • Top 100 Wineries of the Year - Wine & Spirits Magazine USA
  • Value Brands of the Year - Wine and Spirits Magazine USA
  • Top 40 Australian Wineries - Number 24 - Matthew Jukes
  • Voted Top 10 Producer of Australian Shiraz - cellarlink.com.au

2012

  • Trophy - Most Successful Exhibitor- RASQ Wine Show & Mediterranean Challenge 2012
  • Trophy - Best White Mediterranean Variety - RASQ Wine Show &Mediterranean Challenge - The Money Spider Roussanne 2010
  • Trophy - Best Fortified Wine - RASQ Toowoomba Wine Show and Mediterranean Challenge Vintage Fortified Shiraz 2006
  • 10 from 10 Business Awards – Chester Osborn awarded by Wine Intelligence "Chester’s unique combination of technical excellence and unbridled irreverence is delightful to observe and fun to be part of”
  • Best 100 Australian Wines 2012 - The Derelict Vineyard 2009.  Matthew Jukes, UK

2011

  • Top 5 Australian Value Brands of the Year – Wine & Spirits Magazine

2010

  • Named in the top 100 Wineries of the Year – Wine & Spirits Magazine, USA
  • Award- Small to Medium Manufacturer - Business SA 2010 Export Awards
  • Award – Winery of the Year – Wine and Spirits Magazine
  • Trophy – Best All-Round Winery – Houston International Wine Competition
  • Trophy - Best Value Dry White Table Wine of the Competition - Sydney International Wine Competition - The Dry Dam Riesling 2008

2009

  • Award - Winery of the Year – Wine & Spirits Magazine (USA)
  • Trophy – Best All-Round Winery – Houston International Wine Competition

2008

  • Trophy - Best Value Red Under $30 - Sydney International Wine Competition - The Laughing Magpie Shiraz Viognier 2006
  • Finalist - Gourmet Traveller Winemaker of the Year 

2007

  • Trophy - Best White Varietal - Royal Adelaide Wine Show - The Last Ditch Viognier 2006
  • Voted Top 10 Best Producer of Australia Shiraz - US Wine and Spirits Magazine 
  • Winery of the Year (Southern Hemisphere) - Critic’s Choice Awards, LA

2006

  • Trophy - Best Regional White Wine - 2006 Decanter World Wine Awards (UK)
  • Trophy - Best International White Wine - 2006 Decanter World Wine Awards (UK) - The Money Spider Roussanne 2005
  • World’s Top 50 Best Value Wines - Decanter Magazine (UK) -The Footbolt Shiraz
  • Trophy - Red Winemaker of the Year - Japan International Wine Challenge

2005

  • Robert Parker’s Top 40 World Wine Personalities - The Wine Advocate
  • Trophy - The Winery of Distinction - Atlanta International Wine Summit
  • Trophy - Best Wine of the Competition - Atlanta International Wine Summit
  • Trophy - Best Imported Red Wine - Atlanta International Wine Summit - The Ironstones Pressings GSM 2004
  • Winemaker of the Year - Australian Shining Lights award - recognizing Chester’s contribution to the industry and ongoing leadership
  • Super Premium Red Wine of the Year - Australian Liquor Industry Awards - The Dead Arm Shiraz 2003
  • Excellent Classification - Langton's Top 101 Australia Wines - The Dead Arm Shiraz

2004

  • Trophy - Finest Producer - International Wine Challenge - Asia
  • Trophy - Finest Chardonnay - International Wine Challenge - Asia
  • The Len Evens Trophy - awarded each year to the winemaker with the most consistent high scores in the International Wine Challenge over a period of five years
  • Trophy - Best of Nations Australia - San Francisco International Wine Competition

2003

  • Australia’s Winery Of The Year - VOGUE Entertaining and Travel Magazine award 
  • Trophy - Winery Of The Year - San Francisco International Wine Competition
  • Great Value White Wine Of The Year - UK International Wine Challenge
  • Trophy - Most Successful Winery - Sydney International Wine Competition
  • Trophy - Best Blended Red - Royal Adelaide Wine Show

2000

  • Chester Osborn voted Person of the Year at the 8th Annual Hospice du Rhone Celebration (Pasa Robles, USA), in recognition of outstanding contribution to Rhone Wines.

1999

  • South Australian Wine of the Year - Hyatt/Advertiser 
  • Australian Winemaker of the Year Runner-Up - Gourmet Traveller Wine Magazine
  • Short-listed for International Winemaker of the Year - the International Wine & Spirits Competition
  • Trophy - Most Successful Winery of Compeition - Sydney International Top 100 Competition
  • Hall of Fame Inductee - wine.com

1998

  • Winemaker of the Year - Winestate magazine’s Inaugural Compeition 

1996

  • South Australian Wine of the Year - Hyatt/Advertiser - The Dead Arm Shiraz 1994
  • Trophy - Best in Export Class - Royal Adelaide Wine Show - Barrel Ferment Chardonnay 1994

1990

  • McLaren Vale Bushing King - producing the best table wine in the district