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October 14th 2011

A little wine show success

​Ah, wine shows. They can be a little frustrating at times but you have to take good and bad results with a grain of salt. But when we win a good one, I’m happy to blow the trumpet.

So, yes, we have had some success.

Our 2010 Mt Canobolas Collection Shiraz (the wine currently known as Shiraz Viognier) won the…

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October 13th 2011

German Adventure

If you follow @PrinthieWines on twitter you will have read that I had a little side trip to Germany in September. The offer from a magazine to partake in a ‘media familiarisation’ trip was unexpected and too good to pass up. It was a whirlwind 7 day discovery adventure – not all about wine I must admit but a…

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June 17th 2011

NEWS FLASH!! MCC SB - 95 points

Tyson Stelzer awards our 2010 MCC sauv blanc 95 points, describing it as the finest Orange wine of any variety he has ever tasted.

As with all new release wines their is some level of trepidation when sending samples to journo's. Will they see what we see, will they understand the style, will they reward the effort? Tyson…

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May 12th 2011

Waiter, my wine is too cold!

There are two age-old golden rules about the serving temperature of wine that should be tossed away.

  1. Serve white wine cold out of the fridge.
  2. Serve red wine at room temperature.

Have you ever tested the temperature of your fridge?

Most domestic fridges run at about 4°c. If you pull a wine out…

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@PrinthieWines on Twitter

Always a pleasure @jeniport - thanks for visiting, hope you enjoyed the Orange region, the wines & lollipops lol :)
10:43am on Sun 16 October
My 1st taste of these elegant wines from Orange. Hope to see @PrinthieWines in the UK soon. The name says it all!
5:58am on Fri 18 March
Super-Duper speil - read all about it!…
1:35pm on Wed 3 February
OMG my 1st pick is 4 Feb. Unheralded!…
3:46pm on Tue 26 January
Just cleaned the press in readiness for #V16 but it is still only January. Noooo!!! Surely vintage is still months away #CoolClimate #Orange
4:40pm on Mon 25 January
No rest for the wicked. Great to see you at the pointy end of the racing. All the best for the season.…
4:37pm on Mon 25 January
Check out my 245.2 km ride on Strava. @WinePeloton…'>……'>…
12:39pm on Sun 24 January
Thx to Colin & Roy for joining #epic cycling. Pics are Roy about to launch up the big climb & 3 of us at Lake Lydell
12:31pm on Sun 24 January
@WinePeloton #epic #cycling was from Orange, over the Blue Mountains, to Penrith on the outskirts of Sydney. Why? Life is short
12:26pm on Sun 24 January

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