Recipe: How to prepare the perfect pasta

Recipe: How to prepare the perfect pasta

Camilla from Smith & Co. Foods spent 10 days in Bologna, Italy at a cooking school called CIBO (Culinary Institute of Bologna). There, Camilla learned how to make pasta using the traditional Italian method, no pasta maker required! And it…

Winter Shiraz Weekend at Austins & Co.

Winter Shiraz Weekend at Austins & Co.

Wine Cheese & Chocolate Please! Join us for a weekend of winter indulgence, full of all the good things in life; wine, cheese and chocolate! Discover all there is to know about cool climate Shiraz whilst immersing yourself in Moorabool…

Moorabool Valley Shiraz

Moorabool Valley Shiraz

Our Chief Winemaker, John Durham, describes the typical Australian Shiraz, as no shrinking violet. Curious to what this entails, we had a chat with John about the complexity and individuality of our Shiraz. What is the style of Shiraz that…

Ellyse in the best-of-Chardonnay list 2018

Ellyse in the best-of-Chardonnay list 2018

Chardonnay is on the rise in Australia as wine lovers discover the new style of Chardonnay; a lighter, sophisticated and more elegant style of wine. By picking fruit earlier and having a more ‘hands-off’ approach, Chardonnay has enjoyed another, well-deserved…

Vintage 2018 – Winemaker’s report

Vintage 2018 – Winemaker’s report

With plenty of water in the ground during spring, aided along by a couple of hundred millimetres of rain, our vines have grown quickly showing strong healthy green shoots and leaves. Both humans and plants enjoyed the mild spring and…