winemaking


Cloudy Wines

An interesting video blog – by THAT CRAZY FRENCH WOMAN (Isabelle), about natural winemaking and “cloudy wine” in particular. Link to watch the video: http://www.thatcrazyfrenchwoman.com/video-diary/cloudy-wines


Our next wine tasting: 26 November

Come to the Small Winemaker’s Centre in Chateau Tanunda next Saturday 26 November, for a taste of our 2010 Semillon and 2010 Grenache. Stan will be happy to talk to you about his approach in growing the grapes and making the wine the natural way – without chemicals in the […]


GM a no go zone for wine

Wine producers say they aren’t interested in growing genetically modified vines despite the development of GM varieties resistant to common funguses. ABC Rural, 28 October 2011 read more http://www.abc.net.au/rural/wa/content/2011/10/s3350897.htm


How to Sound Smart Talking About Wine

One of the most frequent questions wine newbies ask is how to sound like they know something about wine even though they don’t. Below are a few wine words guaranteed to stupefy and intimidate your wine novice friends. Washington Wine Report, 12 October 2011 read more http://www.wawinereport.com/2011/10/how-to-sound-smart-talking-about-wine.html


Passion and lifestyle the real bottom line

The wine industry has been up against it in recent years. The soaring dollar has crimped the industry’s export capabilities. Aggressive offshore markets have demanded – and received – steep declines in the price for each litre of wine sold. Yet the number of wine producers has increased from about […]