Winery: Torbreck Vintners
Founded in: 1994
Region: Barossa Valley, South Australia
Chief Winemaker: Craig Isbel

"Every now and then, in life and in wine, we are presented with unique opportunities to express ourselves and create something truly remarkable." Craig Isbel. In the Scottish language, 'The Laird' refers to the Lord of the Manor. This single vineyard Shiraz comes from the old Gnadenfrei vineyard in the sub-region of Marananga - Barossa Valley. The following video are some words on crafting the 2012 vintage: - please enjoy the short Torbreck video...

Winery: St Hallett Wines
Founded in: 1944
Region: Barossa Valley, South Australia
Chief Winemaker: Stuart Blackwell

Established by the Lindner family in 1944 - The first vintage of 'Old Block' Shiraz in 1980 and its success, gave focus towards the premium table wines St Hallett has become renowned. Warmth, honesty and integrity are a way of life at St Hallett. Winemakers Stuart Blackwell and Toby Barlow, exemplify the extensive experience, continuous sense of evolution and respect for the region that underpins St Hallett’s rich heritage: - please enjoy the short video...

Winery: Katnook Wines
Founded in: 1896
Region: Coonawarra, South Australia
Chief Winemaker: Wayne Stehbens

Katnook’s winemaking history dates back to 1896, when Coonawarra’s second vintage was made in the Katnook woolshed by Scottish immigrant John Riddoch. This same woolshed today houses Katnook’s oak barrels. In 1980, the first wines were made under Katnook Estate label in the woolshed as John Riddoch had done 84 years before. Katnook’s first winemaker, Wayne has continuously made their wines: - please enjoy the short video...

Winery: Piper Heidsieck Champagne
Founded in: 1785
Region: Reims, France
Chef de Cave: Régis Camus

Régis Camus is the director of winemaking at Piper and Charles Heidsieck, and was named ‘Sparkling Winemaker of the Year’ in 2013 - for the eighth time, by the International Wine Challenge. Régis gives a short interview and a glimpse behind the scenes into crafting his Champagne styles... - some of the most respected and revered Champagne Cuvées in the world from Piper Heidsieck: - please enjoy this short video...