Wine Varietals

Read about the new wine varietals planted at the vineyard

It was wonderful to have Chris (Derrez) and Lucy (Maddox) from Madrez Wine Services visit our new Cellar Door. As winemakers for Boree Lane Wines since 2008, it was a chance for them to taste past wines and see how they were travelling as well as their recent creation, the 2017 The Trifecta, blending Gewurztraminer, Viognier and Sauvignon Blanc into […]

Madrez Wine Services at our Cellar Door

The grapes were picked on 7th March at 14 Baume and are now fermenting in barrel and tank. The colour and fruit intensity are very good, so looking forward to an interesting wine. Will the winemaker liked the small berry size and getting his hands into that dark red juice. 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon was last modified: May 18th, 2016 by […]

2016 Cabernet Sauvignon

Gewurztraminer Harvest
The Gewurztraminer grapes were hand-picked by Singh’s efficient team who started at 06:30am on quite a cool morning; by 09:30am they had picked all 6 rows. Will the Winemaker, Paul and myself loaded the trailer and the ute driven down the vine rows by Geoff, who is managing the vineyard. The grapes revealed some lovely flavours and came off at […]

Gewurztraminer Harvest 12 Feb 2016

Twenty rows of grapes have been prepared for grafting to the Arneis grape.  It is a white grape whose home is in Piedmonte in north-western Italy. With quite a number of plantings, particularly in Victoria, it has also attracted the attention of several vineyard owners in the Orange region. Having tried a wide price range of Arneis while in Piedmonte, […]

Arneis – Forthcoming Addition to the Vineyard