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