Doug Neal has been the winemaker at Paradise IV near Geelong for 13 years and in recent years has been associated with the Del Rios winery at Anakie.
Ant Mackenzie is a nice guy and a very experienced winemaker. Ant sent me his range of Theory & Practice wines to review.
Crawford River is officially in the Henty region, but there are no other vineyards anywhere nearby and Seppelt’s Drumborg, the region’s other famous vineyard, is 25km away.
It’s an increasingly familiar scenario. A couple approaching retirement make a “lifestyle choice” and invest their savings in a vineyard and/or winery.
Australia’s fortified winemakers are scandalously overlooked. To show solidarity with them, we should have a fortified wine dinner at least once a winter.
Paul Dunleavy is the major shareholder in Te Motu, a Waiheke winery and restaurant that he owns with his extended family.
Winemaker John Harris has opened a city cellar door in Ballarat for his wine company Mitchell Harris.
After a lengthy gestation, we’ve finally released The Real Review Certificate of Excellence and Top Wineries list.
During the last-minute tastings for The Real Review Certificate of Excellence and Top Wineries list, I felt like the proverbial kid in the candy store.
Hawke’s Bay’s rain-affected 2018 vintage has been unfairly slated according to Warren Gibson.