The story of wine
The hot, dusty sheepyards of his family's Clare Valley farm gave Rob Geddes his first realisation of the subtle variances that soil and climate have on the grape. His new book, A Good Nose and Great Legs, trys to illuminate the fundamentals that go into making the many wine varieties so his readers can enjoy them all the more. And enjoying good wine is what it's all about »The Vintner's Letters by Peter McAra
The Vintner's Lettersdetails the early years of pioneering Hunter Valley winegrower and maker Maurice O'Shea, first studying oenology in France, and later on his return to Australia, where he made some of our greatest wines »Hunter Valley – wines and vines facts
Learn some Hunter Valley wine production history, climate and wine production information »Is "terroir" relevant to The Hunter Valley?
There is no single word in English that captures the full extent of the meaning in the French word "terroir". Robin Tedder, MW, looks at the concept of "terroir" in the Hunter Valley.The National Cool Climate Wine Show wins 2014 Bathurst Region Community Event of the Year
Announced on Australia Day, The National Cool Climate Wine Show (NCCWS) has won the 2014 Bathurst Region Community Event of the Year award »