2017 is our eleventh year, and for the first time we are announcing the Top 50 list of Australia’s best young and emerging winemakers. Rory Kent, Young Gun of Wine founder, described how the Top 50 list is a response to the increasing creativity in wine: “The number of new producers is growing each year….
The Joy of Wine – Australia event tour
The Joy of Wine is a veil-lifting guide to that most sensual of beverages. Long shrouded in mystery, we believe wine should be playful, exhilarating, and most of all, pleasurable. Celebrate the joys of the grape in a multitude of positions, from the wildly exotic to the missionary. The Joy of Wine is an event full of discovery, empowering a whole generation to enjoy wine unburdened by inhibition.
From emerging talent and labels contending for the next Young Gun of Wine Awards to some of the best wines from our blind tastings and editorials for younggunofwine.com, the event will feature winemakers and other pros slinging wines. Sip and spit, or slurp and swallow, whatever takes your fancy. Talk your way through it, or keep your lips sealed. It’s your choice. We’re just here to help you try something new and enjoy things your way.