Cirillo Estate – a big little winery

Vincent Cirillo’s worn and weathered hands are as gnarly as the 175-year-old Grenache, Shiraz and Semillon vines that grow alongside his family’s Nuriootpa homestead, on Nuraip Road. Today, those hard-working hands hold a glass of Cirillo Estate Wines’ Vincent Grenache, as he chats to his winemaker son, Marco, who named the wine in his honour.

From patients to patience

“I quite like that,” says Jo Irvine thoughtfully, holding her glass to the light to take a better look. “Sweet, spicy and juicy, like a merlot should be – you don’t want to manipulate it too much.”

Wine Reviews for Spring by Tyson Stelzer

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Locals given the podcast spotlight

In the Barossa we are incredibly serious when it comes to the quality of our produce… When it comes to ourselves? Not so much! We are excited to announce the launch of a new podcast featuring the characters who make Barossa, Barossa.

Introducing Mastery Studios at The Barossa Cellar

We’re bringing the masters and their crafts to you, in a series of studio lunches at The Barossa Cellar.

Two wine show trophies in one day for Small Victories Wine Co

Jules and Bec Ashmead were left just a little speechless last Friday, as Small Victories Wine Co won trophies at wine show presentations in two different states.

Barossa’s viticultural future appears bright, and enduringly evergreen

Barossa’s viticultural future is being secured thanks to a dynamic programme run by Barossa Grape & Wine Association called “Next Crop”.

The Barossa Cellar welcomes visitors

Australia’s first regional wine cellar, The Barossa Cellar at 991 Stockwell Road, Vine Vale, opens its doors to visitors this Spring with a calendar of experiences including weekly tastings, seasonal lunches, and festival events.

Turning sand into wine

Sixth generation grapegrower, Christine Canute says she’ll never forget the day she tasted the ’97 Grenache and ’96 Shiraz made from the fruit growing just outside their Vine Vale home.

The articulate advocate

The articulate advocate Story The articulate advocate words heidi helbig PHOTOGRAPHY JOHN KRÜGER >> >> 2020 Barossa Winemaker of the Year, Stuart Bourne. Everyone’s got a story to tell; Stuey Bourne probably more than most.With a colourful yarn that would...

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