At the recent London International Wine Challenge, Rutherglen once again showed off the fantastic wine produced here. With hundreds of international fortified wine producers participating, the medals awarded to our local wineries make us proud.
Bullers Winery Rutherglen are a Five Star Winery with two Robert Parker 100/100's under their belt. They are also innovative and today proudly announce a Trans-Tasman alliance with New Zealand's prestigious Tohu Wines. More »
THE delicious aroma of Nanna Jones's steaming chicken pie greets us as we arrive at the cafe at Jones Winery and Vineyard, near Rutherglen, on a bleak winter's day. We thaw out beside the blazing wood-fire heater in the heritage-listed barn — dating to the 1860s — that is now home to the cellar door and the new cafe.
Once upon a time, the most celebrated families in Australian wine came together to form Australia's First Families of Wine. Today, SA will meet the new kids in town - the 'Next Genners' have arrived! More »
The crew at Stanton and Killeen Wines are buzzing with excitement after their Grand Rutherglen Muscat was awarded the prestigious Best Fortified Trophy at the Australian Boutique Wines Awards dinner in Sydney on Friday night. This follows the outstanding result achieved last month when their Classic Rutherglen Muscat picked up the trophy for Best Fortified Muscat at the International Wine Challenge in London; one of the largest wine shows on the planet. More »
"Just a short spin outside of Melbourne lies the historic region of Rutherglen on the banks of the mighty Murray River. With this two-day itinerary you can explore the wineries behind the famous fortifieds and cutting-edge reds" ....Read More gourmettraveller.com.au/wine_traveller.htmMore »
11th Annual Muscats du Monde wine competition in Frontignanla-Peyrade (Maison Voltaire) in the Languedoc Roussillon Region of France (The International competition for the best Muscats in the World). More »
The 2011 Winery Walkabout is just around the corner! For those attending the event for the first time, and those who come every year, visiting Pfeiffer Wines is a must over the June long weekend. More »
Victoria's Original Wine Festival now in its 37th Year Rutherglen is again the place to be on the June long weekend for RUTHERGLEN WINERY WALKABOUT, the renowned wine festival in North East Victoria, June 11 & 12, 2011.
For just $25, wine lovers can purchase their 2011 official Rutherglen Winery Walkabout Tasting Glass & Holder from any of the 20 participating winery and its the ticket to spend the Queen's Birthday Weekend among the Rutherglen wineries, where they can taste the latest new release wines and indulge in some friendly, country fun with an action-packed program of events. More »
Kate Akrap has joined the team at Jones Winery & Vineyard as Chef at the café. Kate has a wealth of experience having come to Jones straight from being in charge of the kitchen at Beaumont's Café in Rutherglen working with renowned local chef Peter Weir. Kate has also worked under Cath Claringbold at Mecca in Southbank. Kate is passionate about preparing high quality food from quality, seasonal, regional ingredients and is looking forward to doing just that at Jones Café complimenting the carefully crafted, award winning wines produced. More »
Howard started in the wine industry fresh out of high school, as a trainee winemaker for a family winery in Griffith in 1964.He then got a job as winemaker with Seppelt at their Griffith winery, and was transferred to their Great Western winery in 1971.It was here that his long history with sparkling wines commenced. More »
Results are in for the London International Wine Challenge!
Rutherglen Wines gathered medals awarded by both the Decanter World Wine Awards 2012 and the International Wine Awardsin a fantastic showing of Rutherglen Wines! All Saints Estate, Campbells Wines and Stanton & Killeen were all recognized as producing award winning wines coming away with a total of 3 Bronze, 3 Silver, 2 Gold and 3 wines with Commend in the Decanter World Wine Awards announced yesterday at the International Wine Fair in London. They have also acheived an amazing 4 Bronze, 1 Silver and 5 Gold in the International Wine Challenge! . More »