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The Rise of Virtual Wine Tastings

It seems like a lifetime ago that in March 2020, our lives as we knew it, suddenly changed with Covid. For us, our cellar door had to close, as did our wholesale customer’s restaurants and small bars. Our world contracted and so did our wine sales. So, rather than rolling over and giving up, we […]

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Our Garden Inspires a New Label

This week will see the launch of our new label ‘Odyssey Garden’. The wines that will be released later this week include a Sauvignon Blanc, Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon. The Odyssey Garden label replaces our Jetty Wine label. This range of wines is our second tier, which are blended wines, made in a style which […]

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A Hidden Gem – Our Wine Sensory Garden

As a winemaker who gardens, I am immensely proud of our Wine Sensory Garden. In 7 years it has transformed from a corner of what was once a dairy cow paddock into a magnificent garden that delights the senses and is a unique wine educational experience. It is best experienced in the early morning and […]

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Celebrating Elevage Sauvignon Blanc

In April, we received some absolutely wonderful news! Firstly, that our Cellar Door had been awarded The Star Cellar Door in the Geographe Wine Region for 2020 by Gourmet Traveller Wine, plus, our 2017 Elevage Sauvignon received a 93 point rating from Huon Hooke in the same Gourmet Traveller Wine magazine for April/May. ‘Cathy Howard […]

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Vintage 2020 – Done & Dusted

To state that 2020 has started off not being a great year, is really an understatement, all things considered. From bushfire crises, to the very sad passing of my sister Tess, through the rapid rise of the Covid 19 pandemic and it’s fast evolving restrictions and lockdowns, and now the spectre of a looming recession/depression […]

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