Summer Outlook

Summer Outlook

Welcome to summer! We’ve started the first day of the season here in the Barossa with a refreshing rain and a lovely cool, breezy day which is a nice respite from the recent 40+ days and record-breaking November heat. But it looks like there’s plenty more warm weather...
D&D Grenache Rose 2020

D&D Grenache Rose 2020

I’m not sure about the rest of Australia, but here in the Barossa we had a real taste of spring on Saturday, with temperatures hitting 25 degrees for the first time since April. Lovely. Let’s not mention that we were plunged back into winter on Sunday (and today...
Let’s Talk About Mataro

Let’s Talk About Mataro

Most often, Mataro is found as the M in GSM (also known as Mourvèdre or Monastrell or by a whole host of other names). But it’s so much more than that. To me, Mataro as a single variety is a beautifully alluring wine that’s often underrated. While it’s quite a...
Barossa Postcard

Barossa Postcard

It’s such a glorious day in the Barossa. Here’s a postcard for those that can’t make it here! Summer Outlook Welcome to summer! We’ve started the first day of the season here in the Barossa with a refreshing... Read More D&D Grenache Rose 2020...
Red or Black?

Red or Black?

A lot of people ask me what the difference is between my Red Shiraz and Black Shiraz. Well, much can be summed up by the colour of the labels. They’re both Barossa Valley Shiraz, but the Red is more dominant in red fruit flavours, and the Black is a little more...