Vineyard of the Month – MacLean Bay Wines

MacLean Bay Wines – two mates pursuing two passions Ten minutes north of Bicheno, the one hectare MacLean Bay vineyard sits on a sun drenched North-East facing slope overlooking its namesake. Enjoying a unique microclimate, a lengthy growing season with mild evenings ripens grapes slowly for stress-free sugar and taste development. The rich clay based … More Vineyard of the Month – MacLean Bay Wines

Vineyard of the Month – Kelvedon Estate

Established in 1830 by Frances Cotton, this 5,300 hectare property south of Swansea continues in the hands of its sixth generation. Known for award winning superfine merino, vines were added in spring 1998 and the first vintage of Pinot Noir released in 2002. The temperate maritime climate and close proximity to the sea combine to produce superb fruit for … More Vineyard of the Month – Kelvedon Estate

Vineyard of the Month – Gala Estate

Our Vineyard of the Month for November is Gala Estate, where “Quality not quantity” is the byword for winemakers Adam and Grainne Greenhill. In 1821, Gala Estate was granted to John Amos. Originally from Galashiels in the borders of Scotland, the Greenhill family make up the fifth, sixth and seventh generations of descendants still living, loving and farming … More Vineyard of the Month – Gala Estate