Winter Reds Release…Cabernet & Friends

Welcome to our 2020 Winter Release. If we ever wanted time travel, it is in 2020. However, in this instance we are mostly travelling back in time to a chapter when Cabernet was sexy and desirable. Most of you know how sentimental I get when reflecting on Yarra Cabernets. It remains a bloody travesty that while […]

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Gourmet Traveller WINE article – July 2020

Nick Butler recently tasted a bunch of our wines, including our new ‘Villages’ tier and caught up with Mac to hear all about where he’s at.  The result is this great article in GTWine Magazine, published in July. “…Where others focus on vintage and having the best fruit in their vineyard, Forbes’ obsession is with capturing […]

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Introducing our Villages Tier

  For the first time since 2005 we have a new range to introduce you to, our ‘Villages’ tier (pronounced Vi-laj), which will sit between our Single Vineyard and Yarra tiers. You’ll see a number of chardonnay and pinot wines under the new Villages label. While we acknowledge ‘Villages’ is not a new concept, it is an […]

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Villages Wines Subregional Info & Tasting Notes

Yarra Valley Overview The Yarra Valley is a unique cool climate region. No one soil type, aspect or climate. The Yarra however possesses the thumbprint of stunningly pure wines of medium body with lifted perfume and firm detailed structure.  For some time, the simple breakdown of Yarra regions has been the Upper and Lower Yarra […]

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2019 Yarra Valley Release

This year we are releasing the hotly anticipated 2019 Yarra Valley Chardonnay and Pinot Noir (with our syrah all destined for our Healesville Syrah, to be released later this year). The 2019 wines are stunning in their infancy with both wines destined to have a long long journey ahead. Small yields in a dry season […]

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