wine

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Very warm welcome to our wines in Melbourne

Soon to be available from Geralds Bar – Witchcraft; Persillade – Witchcraft; Bacash – La Pastorella; Harry and Frankie – Witchcraft; Super Normal – Witchcraft and La Pastorella. Only thing – not much left for us …

2014 vintage at Mill About Vineyard is almost over!

It’s time to relax a bit, with the Semillon and Muscat harvested in Jan-Feb and the Grenache, Saperavi and Mataro picked last weekend. Wonderful to have Nelly’s mother helping this year!         Very good yield, great grape quality. On to Stan’s winemaking magic.

Additive-free wine: a topical drop

Put about 70 wine producers together in a room, add a pinch of yeast and a soupcon of zeal and what have you got? The second Rootstock Sydney sustainable and artisan wine festival. The February 8-9 festival attracted 13,500 people, a big step up from last year’s one-day event, with a […]

Mondovino Director Releases Natural Wine Documentary

The director of the controversial but highly acclaimed documentary Mondovino is back with a new film, celebrating natural wine producers in Italy. Jonathan Nossiter’s “Natural Resistance,” premiering at this week’s Berlin Film Festival, follows four winemakers in Tuscany, Emilia-Romagna and Piedmont. Read more