London Wine Competition names Ross Hill Best in Show by Varietal

Orange’s Ross Hill Wines has been awarded the prestigious 2022 ‘Best in Show by Varietal’ at the London Wine Competition for the 2019 Ross Hill ‘Pinnacle Series’ Chardonnay. The London Wine Competition attracts over 1300 entries from more than 36 countries, with Chardonnay, Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon the top three varieties entered. The Show aims to ‘recognise, … Read more London Wine Competition names Ross Hill Best in Show by Varietal

Winepilot launches inaugural Winepilot Zero-Alcohol Wine Show

Zero-alcohol wines set to be championed with the launch of Australia’s first wine show dedicated to the growing zero-alcohol wine category  Winepilot has added a new awards show to the wine calendar with the launch of the inaugural Winepilot Zero-Alcohol Wine Show. The show is the first of its kind in Australia and New Zealand to … Read more Winepilot launches inaugural Winepilot Zero-Alcohol Wine Show

Innovation in winemaking fills growing consumer demand

Low alcohol wines are certainly not new. They account for a small, but growing market. Overlay this with the substantial increase in consumption of organic wines and general well-being, and we find The Natural Wine Co.’s innovative Lightly Sparkling wines ($20) gaining much attention. With a long history of growing organic grapes, Canowindra’s Jason O’Dea has been … Read more Innovation in winemaking fills growing consumer demand

2021 Robert Stein Rieslings released

After a stunning 12 months on the wine show circuit and with vintage 2022 well underway, Mudgee’s Robert Stein Wines has released their 2021 Robert Stein Dry Riesling ($40) and 2021 Robert Stein Half Dry Riesling ($50).   With growing demand for the winery’s Rieslings, winemaker Jacob Stein made the bold move in 2021 to focus his 45-year-old Estate vineyard … Read more 2021 Robert Stein Rieslings released

Innovation in winemaking fills growing consumer demand

Low alcohol wines are certainly not new. They account for a small, but growing market. Overlay this with the substantial increase in consumption of organic wines and general well-being, and we find The Natural Wine Co.’s innovative Lightly Sparkling wines ($20) gaining much attention. With a long history of growing organic grapes, Canowindra’s Jason O’Dea has been … Read more Innovation in winemaking fills growing consumer demand

Andrew Caillard MW releases The Vintage Journal

Angus Hughson and Andrew Caillard

The Vintage Journal – www.vintagejournal.com.au – is a compelling addition to Australia’s wine media landscape. Co-created by leading wine auction identity and author Andrew Caillard MW, it draws on his 40 years’ experience in the industry and an extensive, unique and unmatched “Australian Ark” archive of historical research.  The Vintage Journal is a collaboration with publisher, digital … Read more Andrew Caillard MW releases The Vintage Journal

Small Acres Cyder named Champion Cider

Small Acres Cyder has been awarded the coveted Champion Cider Trophy at the 2021 Sydney Royal Beer & Cider Show. The 2017 Small Acres ‘Cat’s Pyjamas’ Cider ($35) received the award, along with the Trophy for the Champion Bottle Conditioned Perry or Cider and Gold Medal at the recently judged awards. “We’re more than a little excited,” … Read more Small Acres Cyder named Champion Cider

International recognition for Canowindra’s Natural Wine Co.

Canowindra’s The Natural Wine Co. has received international recognition being recently awarded a gold medal at The Global Organic & Vegan Wine Masters 2021 with its 2020 Natural Wine Co Shiraz. The Global Organic & Vegan Wine Masters is supported by The Drinks Business UK, and judges certified wines from around the world, and is … Read more International recognition for Canowindra’s Natural Wine Co.