• 2018 Young Gun of Wine Award Winners

    Yesterday afternoon, we announced the 2018 Young Gun of Wine award winners, at MONA, in Tasmania. Just as we’ve been leading people to exciting wines for twelve years, we’re now also leading people to places for a fun wine experience through the Wineslinger award – for the best venue in Australia to head for a…

  • Announcing the Wineslinger Award

    Australia’s Top 50 places to enjoy wine have been named by the country’s leading sommeliers and winemakers Just as we lead people to exciting and quality wines through the winemaker awards, we want to lead people to places where they can have a fun wine experience… So now, in our 12th year, we are launching…

  • The Final 12 Winemakers of 2018

    Following in the wake of a stellar event getting cosy with the Top 50 at Prahran Market just last week, we can reveal the Final 12 winemakers contending for trophies in the 12th annual awards, to be presented at MONA, Hobart, on Monday 18th June, during the gallery’s popular winter festival Dark MOFO. Not only…

  • For the Love of Wine: Adam Foster of Syrahmi

    When your passion leads you to change your job description again and again, as you delve deeper and deeper into your pursuit… Adam Foster of Syrahmi was a chef who became a sommelier, and then a winemaker. Ten years into his journey with his wine label, he’s now growing vines in Heathcote. This is his…

  • 2017 Award Winners

    Last night the top 12 finalists were joined at POW Kitchen & Bandroom by the best in the industry to celebrate the eleventh annual Young Gun of Wine Awards. Trophies presented were Wine Australia BEST NEW ACT, PEOPLE’S CHOICE, Ocean Eight WINEMAKER’S CHOICE and the Riedel YOUNG GUN OF WINE. These trophies were awarded to…

  • The Top 12 Young Gun of Wine Finalists of 2017

    Today we can reveal the top 12 finalists for the coveted 2017 Young Gun of Wine trophies. The 12 finalists consist of six winemakers from South Australia, two from Western Australia and Tasmania respectively, and one from both Victoria and NSW/ACT. This year, amongst the Final 12 are four female winemakers, including one in a…