Wine News

Wendouree’s wonderous 2019 reds

The Clare Valley’s Wendouree is one of the great treasures of Australian wine, established in 1895 by the Birks family whose name still features proudly on the label today.

Patience is a virtue with Balgownie reds

Big reds need time, so Balgownie holds some of their powerful Estate cabernet sauvignons and shirazes back for a few years of extra maturation, then re-releases them to their loyal clientele.

Textural new releases from Mahi

Intrigued by the distinct regional styles across Marlborough’s valleys, Brian Bicknell created a label that he hoped would celebrate Marlborough’s subregional differences rather than blend the differences away.

The world’s first winery airline

Invivo founders Rob Cameron and Tim Lightbourne continued to generate positive publicity for their crowd-funded winery when they announced the launch of Invivo Air the world’s first winery airline.