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May 5th 2014

2014 Vintage Review

The old wine saying that there is no two vintages the same was perfectly illustrated in 2014. In more than 20 years of winemaking I cannot recall a vintage quite like this and that is for many reasons. In short, one of the strangest vintages but it delivered some really lovely wines – all in all we are very…

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April 24th 2014

The Super-Duper Experience

The Super-what I hear you say? The Super-Duper – it is your chance to experience two new wines made in very limited volumes and we think they are pretty... well, super-duper!
Prior to the 2012 vintage we undertook a chardonnay benchmark tasting at the winery and included some of the country’s leading chardonnay producers. We included our MCC…

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January 6th 2014

NEWS: Growing Season Update

Well, it’s the first day back after the Christmas break and the winery is pretty close to being ready for vintage which is great – early preparation for an expected early vintage gives me peace of mind.

So, how is the vineyard looking? A few words can easily sum it up – dry, balanced, healthy – but let…

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December 2nd 2013

NEWS: Frost

Growing grapes and making wine is an agricultural pursuit. We would all like to work in unison with Mother Nature but sometimes she does not make it easy. Winemaking vintages usually reflect Mother Nature’s mood, whether it be drought, inundation or as in the case of this year - frost.

Spring is always a nervous time for grape…

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5:00pm on Fri 27 March
They were opened this afternoon for a staff tasting retrospective. 10 vintage of Mountain Range from 2004 & 7 vintages of MCC from 2008
4:59pm on Fri 27 March
Cellar door visitors - there is a treat tomorrow. Every chardonnay Printhie has made is open for you to taste - 17 wines. Rare opportunity.
4:58pm on Fri 27 March
Pumped for the #RondevandNob Charity Bike Ride in Orange this w/end. 170km of goodness. @chapelhillwine @WinePeloton @sbwine @PrinthieWines
4:57pm on Thu 26 March
Now to take the piss out of @Badgers_Run & @PrinthieWinesEd - as long as we beat them. Did we???...
6:14pm on Thu 26 March
Typically frustrating day on the golf course but a lot of fun. With 7 of us we could have done with an 8th @sbwine
6:10pm on Thu 26 March
Great day & great location for #Printhie end of vintage celebration #OrangeNSW #Wine @sbwine
4:06pm on Thu 26 March
Fabulous day & location for #Pringhie end of vintage celebration
3:46pm on Thu 26 March
#Printhie end of vintage celebration starts with a pop & a bloody good pop too. Missing you @sbwine
12:25pm on Thu 26 March

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