Wine plays a central role in many Christmas celebrations. Here is a selection of wines befitting of the season.
North-east Victorian viticulturist Mark Walpole is planting shiraz vines on the site of a 19th Century Beechworth vineyard, with each vine individually staked in the manner of Côte Rôtie vineyards.
The wine world was shocked and saddened to hear of the sudden death of Wayne Stehbens, founding winemaker of Katnook Estate.
Sunbury is one of those tiny wine regions that fly under the radar.
As I look through the list of people honoured by Yalumba’s classic Australian blend ‘The Signature’, I am moved by the long-standing service of the signatories.
The Brand family is back in business in Coonawarra.
Chateau Tanunda’s winemaker Neville Rowe was in Sydney recently showing off the lovely Barossa ‘Big Reds’ that this company does so well.
The Penfolds Collection wines for 2017 have been released and with them, the 2013 vintage of the flagship, Grange.
Wine with age is one of life’s great pleasures and even a couple of years in the bottle can dramatically alter the sensory profile of a wine.
At a recent private dinner, multiple vintages of Henschke Hill of Grace were tasted, and indeed, consumed. With gusto.