APPELLATION RESTAURANT ACQUIRES NEW SET OF
NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL WINE LIST AWARDS
Barossa Valley, South Australia. 4th August 2010. Appellation restaurant, located in
Australia’s renowned Barossa Valley, has just received two major awards recognizing the
quality of the restaurant’s wine list.
At the annual Wine List of the Year Awards sponsored by Gourmet Traveller WINE magazine
and Fine Wine Partners, Appellation was named for the third year in a row as the restaurant
with the Best Wine List in South Australia. Australian Gourmet Traveller WINE
magazine states “Appellation is home to one of the country’s leading dining experiences.”
Appellation was one of only a handful of ’three goblet‘ top tier winners from over 300
restaurants across Australia in this year’s awards.
Additionally, the international Wine Spectator magazine has released its 2010 issue of The
World’s Best Wine Lists. For the second year in a row, Appellation’s wine list was accorded
an Award of Excellence in this prestigious selection, one of only 17 restaurants in Australia
to be featured in this respected publication.
Commenting on this week’s award announcements, Appellation owner Jim Carreker
congratulated executive chef Mark McNamara, restaurant manager Peter Healy and
sommelier Mathew McNamara for their ongoing efforts in creating an exceptional food and
wine pairing experience for Appellation guests. Mr. Carreker remarked, “Being based in one
of the world’s leading culinary tourism destinations, we are pleased and humbled to again
receive the industry’s accolades for Appellation’s wine program, and to share our enthusiasm
for great food and wine with our guests.”
Appellation is open nightly for dining from 7pm. Reservations are essential on (08) 8562
4144 or via firstname.lastname@example.org. Appellation is co-located with The Louise luxury
vineyard retreat on Seppeltsfield Road in the Barossa.
Media Contact: Ruby Stobart
The Louise and Appellation
(08) 8562 2722