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PRUNING – OUR WINTER CLEAR-OUT

Twelve years in the grape growing game has thrown us plenty of surprises, challenges and rewards over the years. We’ve experiences the wettest of winters and the driest of summers. We’ve come to learn that some of the harshest and unpredictable growing conditions can actually produce some of our most unique and demanded wines. Every…

Brockenchack Wines Take Home 3 Golds!

For the past six years, wineries from across Australia have submitted their signature wines to the Melbourne International Wine Competition (MIWC) to go before the only international judging panel made up of real trade buyers. With thousands of contenders fighting for recognition, at the June 2019 MIWC, we are proud to announce that we walked…

VIETNAM AND SINGAPORE AWAIT

We were recently invited to participate in a bank hosted food & beverage export opportunities trade delegation to Vietnam and Singapore. We sent Darren Naylor along to get a feel for what the wine industries were like in these export markets. Before departing Aussie shores however, Darren kicked this trip off with a visit to…

BAROSSA. BE CONSUMED Q&A WITH DARREN NAYLOR

Think you know Barossa? Think again. 50+ Barossans to meet. 300+ wines to try. It’s time to unearth something new. Sydney 13 July | Melbourne 20 July Gather your friends and get your tickets today https://www.barossawine.com/barossa-be-consumed/ Here’s a little Q&A with Darren Naylor from Brockenchack Wines who will be representing Brockenchack at these two events.   Tell us something…

William Frederick in the Barossa Super 100

Released this June, the Barossa Super 100 list of wines is the first regional classification that highlights renowned Barossa wines selling for AUD$100 and above, and Brockenchack is proud to have our William Frederick Shiraz feature on this list. This classification has brought together some of the most sought-after wines from the Barossa, celebrating a diverse…

ARTICLE: THE MAN WITH THE MIDAS TOUCH

“It’s confession time, and while I hesitate to admit it, the reality is I was wrong. Erroneous, incorrect or just plain mistaken, I was firmly of the view that longtime Sunshine Coast resident, Trevor Harch, had gone stark raving mad when he first told me that he had purchased a vineyard near Keyneton in the Eden Valley…

90 points for our Megan Jane Grenache

The tasting panel of the March/April 2019 edition of Drinks Trade Magazine awarded our 2017 Megan Jane Grenache with 90 points. A score of 90-95 is outstanding in their classification. Judge Travis Fuller’s comments were:  “Cherries, earth, thyme, sweetness and acid core. Very appealing.” Our 2017 Megan Jane Grenache ranked 2nd out of all the…

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