The Elderton Wines Blog

2018 Elderton Tennis Classic

  On Sunday, 11 November, the 2018 Elderton Tennis Classic enjoyed amazing spring weather for a great day of competition – the Barossa sure turned it on for visitors from across the country. Beginning the day at the Nuriootpa tennis courts, a round robin qualifying was held with 28 mixed doubles pairs battling it out…. more info

Eden Valley Riesling – the unsung hero…

By Karli Currie With October being the ‘Month of Celebrating Eden Valley Riesling’ in the Barossa we thought it only fair to share some love for the unsung hero that it is. In 2017 the Eden Valley produced only about 1347 tonnes of Riesling fruit, so whilst not a huge production the wines are well… more info

Elderton Tennis Classic – Game, Set and Match – IT IS BACK!!!

by Karli Currie On Sunday 12th November 2017 we held the innagural Elderton Tennis Classic, a fast4 event. 21 teams participated – splitting into the two categories of ‘Here to Win’ and ‘Here to Wine’. Starting the day at the Nuriootpa Tennis Courts for the first of the ‘round robin’ qualifying games – many laughs,… more info

Finding the perfect wine for you

by Karli Currie I will quite simply introduce this piece by saying the right place to start looking for the perfect wine for you is in the Barossa, or perhaps more precisely at Elderton Wines. We are known for producing exceptional wines and have a range which suits a wide variety of palates and budgets, our… more info

Sticky Anyone?

by Karli Currie If you hear the name “Elderton Wines” you think of our Barossa Shiraz right? Or perhaps our Barossa Cabernet Sauvignon and its significant win of the Jimmy Watson Trophy years ago comes to mind, either way I am pretty sure a sweet wine is not the first thing that appears in your… more info

The Christmas Season – Tis’ it Fun or Not??

We love Christmas time here at Elderton Wines. Time for fun, friends, family and most importantly good wine and food! We do however understand that it can also be a stressful time of the year, and we have a few ‘Elderton Help Aids’… Firstly, time… where does it go? Between the children finishing up at… more info

Ever stayed in an AirBNB without proper beds? I have…

I fully recognise and admit that I am very fortunate getting to travel the world to talk all things Elderton, it normally gives rise to meeting some great people and a few fun stories here and there. I have just landed back in Australia after spending 2 weeks on the road in the US. One… more info

The Elderton Tennis Classic – A Unique Barossa Winery Experience

On Sunday the 12th of November 2017 we are excitingly introducing a new event to our winery diary. With wineries quite often searching for unique events that allow them to share their wine, hospitality and stories with their customers, old and new, we feel this is going to be something pretty special. A mixed doubles… more info

Fancy a little sneak peak of something spectacular?

A bit of change of pace this blog instalment. After 3 years of planning, it is finally starting to take shape. If unsure, we are talking about our new Cellar Door that hopefully will be revealed officially in October sometime. After travelling the world looking at cellar doors as far flung as Eden Valley, Europe,… more info