Winery: De Bortoli Wines
Founded in: 1928
Region: Yarra Valley, Australia
Owners / Winemakers: 3rd Generation De Bortoli Family

Family = Passion. De Bortoli has established itself over the past 87 years as Australia's largest family owned winery so the passion is evident. Third generation winemaker, Darren De Bortoli, and his accomplished brother-in-law Steve Webber, oversee the winemaking team - crafting award winning wine vintage after vintage, presenting the finest examples from diverse Australian winegrowing regions: - please enjoy the short De Bortoli video...

Winery: Salon Champagne
Founded in: 1910
Region: Le Mesnil-sur-Oger, France
Managing Director: Didier Depond

Founded by Eugène Aimé Salon - Champagne Salon is famous for producing a small quantity of 'Blanc de Blancs', and only during exceptional years - just 39 from the past 105 years. Salon is made from 100% Chardonnay. Its grapes are hand harvested from 40-year-old vines in the commune Le Mesnil-sur-Oger in the Côte des Blancs sub-region of Champagne and from a single vintage and with no blending: - please enjoy the short Salon video...

Winery: Château Gruaud Larose
Founded in: 1725
Region: Saint-Julien, Bordeaux - France
Consultant Winemaker: Eric Boissenot

Gruaud Larose is a 2ème Cru Classé property - producing one of Saint-Julien's most full-bodied and long-lived wines. Gruaud-Larose has 84ha of vineyards located on a gravel-rich plateau. The wine is a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon (65%), Merlot (25%), Cabernet Franc (8%) and Petit Verdot (2%). In 1997 the Merlaut family, already owners of several Medoc cru estates, bought Gruaud Larose: - please enjoy the short Gruaud Larose video...

Wine Group: Sogevinus Fine Wines
Founded in: 1998
Region: Douro Valley, Portugal
Chief Oenologist: Carlos Alves

Sogevinus Fine Wines was founded in 1998 - dedicated to the production of quality Porto and Douro D.O.C wines. Their aim is to promote diversity and excellence from their vineyards to the customer’s glass. They own stunning vineyards in the heart of the Douro Valley, with this video showing the harvest and pre-winemaking stages. Their Port brands include: Kopke, Burmester, Cálem and Barros: - please enjoy the short harvesting video...