The Elderton Wines Blog

Rain, Rain and more fantastic Rain

What a difference a year makes.  In 2016 after a slow start, we have been inundated with rain and cold.  The type of cold that bites through your clothes and into your skin unless you are sitting in front of a roaring fire with a glass of full bodied red.  How good would that be… more info

Fun, Fun, Fun. Perth, Hobart, the Hunter Study Tour & Sydney

One of the great things about working with wine is the people you meet around the world.  The personalities, their stories, the shared fun amongst a million other things.  Oh course there is hard work, but at the same time being around fine food and wine isn’t half bad and makes up for the hard… more info

NYC v the Barossa

It has been awhile since my last blog and surprise, surprise some of you actually miss it – well at least 3 of you. So what has been happening since the last instalment?  In one word – ashitload. I have been the lucky one who has stuck around in God’s Country (ie the Barossa) with the… more info

Sydney – Tahs, Keyrings, Top Collected Wines and more…

The Elderton juggernaut rolled on.  This time to Australia’s glitziest city to launch 2012 Command Shiraz & 2013 Ashmead Cabernet Sauvignon.  How gorgeous is the scene below: The week began in a Superbox taking 22 Trade Eldertonians to see the Waratahs smash the Rebels.  For those of you who have no idea what that that is, it… more info

Euro Trip

I always love going to Denmark – even their winter rocks.  What is not to love about it?  The people, food and the places are maybe off the beaten track to most, but I would highly recommend it.  The people there are fun in whatever language they speak.  They are crazy, love a good time and… more info

It has started…

Yes, it has started… I am not talking about our awesome Wine Vault Club, that was meant to start in April 2015, but started a wee bit later in 2016. [BOOM!] I am also not talking about an excellent 2016 Barossan vintage, which is almost finished for the year, but hey more about that later…. more info