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The Moorabool Valley and its cherry ripe Pinot Noir

Growing in popularity since the 1830’s, Australian Pinot Noir is having a welcomed surge in popularity and there’s no doubting why. In fact, James Halliday has called ‘the nectar of the gods’. Luckily for us, the Moorabool Valley boasts near perfect conditions for growing this style of grapes, with some of the earliest vines planted […]

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 resurgence and today, accounts for more than half of Australia’s white wine. Here at Austins […]