Awards & Accolades

Awards & Accolades

Over the past 30 years, our wines have received hundreds of national and international awards and accolades from the most credible and relevant judging panels and wine reviewers in the industry.

More than a testament to the exceptional skill and knowledge of our winemakers, the awards represent the extraordinary quality consumers can expect from Nova Scotia wines. Among our many recent awards are:


Gaspereau Gina's Red

Silver - 2017 The National Wine Awards of Canada
86 - 2016 Ultimate Wine Challenge
Silver Medal - 2016 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
Silver - 2015 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Gaspereau L'Acadie Blanc

Silver - 2014 All Canadian Wine Championships
Silver - 2014 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Gaspereau Lucie Kuhlmann

Gold - 2014 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Gaspereau Muscat

Best in Class (Single Varietal White Wine Hybrid) - 2017 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
Gold - 2014 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
Gold - 2013 All Canadian Wine Championships
Silver - 2018 The National Wine Awards of Canada

Gaspereau Riesling

Silver - 2017 All Canadian Wine Championships
Award for Excellence in Nova Scotia Wines - 2016 Lieutenant Governor's Award for Excellence in Nova Scotia Wines
Award for Excellence in Nova Scotia Wines - 2015 Lieutenant Governor's Award for Excellence in Nova Scotia Wines
Silver - 2016 The National Wine Awards of Canada
Silver - 2015 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
Silver - Best of Show: Halifax - 2016 Gold Medal Plates
Silver - 2018 The National Wine Awards of Canada

Gaspereau Seyval Blanc

Gold Medal - 2016 All Canadian Wine Championships
Silver - 2014 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Gaspereau Tidal Bay

Double Gold - 2017 All Canadian Wine Championships
Silver - 2017 The National Wine Awards of Canada
Best in Class - Tidal Bays - 2017 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
91 - 2016 Ultimate Wine Challenge
94 - 2015 Ultimate Wine Challenge
Silver - 2015 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
Silver - Best of Show: St. John's - 2015 Gold Medal Plates
Top Scoring Tidal Bay - 2014 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
Silver - 2014 Wine Align's National Wine Awards of Canada
Silver - 2018 The National Wine Awards of Canada

Jost 4 Skins

Silver - 2016 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
Top Red Wine - 2013 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
Silver - 2012 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
Silver - 2011 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
Silver - 25th Tasters Guild International Wine Competition

Jost Ceilidh

Silver - 2013 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Jost Coastal L'Acadie Blanc Riesling

Silver - 2016 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
Silver - 2016 All Canadian Wine Championships
Gold - 2015 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
Silver - 2014 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Jost L'Acadie Pinot Grigio

93 points - 2016 Ultimate Wine Challenge

Jost Marble Mountain

Silver - 2013 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
Silver - 2012 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Jost Northumberland Shore L'Acadie Blanc

Gold - 2017 All Canadian Wine Championships

Jost Selkie Rosé

Silver - 2016 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Jost Tidal Bay

Silver - 2017 The National Wine Awards of Canada
Chairmans Trophy 94 points - 2016 Ultimate Wine Challenge
Silver - 2015 The National Wine Awards of Canada
Gold - 2014 All Canadian Wine Championships
Gold - 2014 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
Silver - 2014 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
Gold - 2013 All Canadian Wine Championships
Silver - 2013 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

Maple Wine

Gold - 2017 The National Wine Awards of Canada
Silver - 2015 The National Wine Awards of Canada
Gold - 2014 All Canadian Wine Championships
Double Gold - 2011 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition
Gold - 2011 All Canadian Wine Championships
Silver - 2011 Tasters Guild International Wine Competition

Mercator Sauvage Sur Lie

Gold - 2017 Lieutenant Governor's Award for Excellence in Nova Scotia Wines

Mercator Tidal Bay

Silver - 2015 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards
Silver - Best of Show: Halifax - 2013 Gold Medal Plates