Founded in: 1987
Region: Marlborough, New Zealand
Founder: John Stichbury
In 1987 John and Jo Stichbury planted the first vines and the first wines were released in 1991 under the Jackson Estate label. Subsequently, there was no looking back as the wines went from strength to strength. Jackson Estate embodies the best of Marlborough, and the essence of fine wine. Jackson Estate is a special place, a testament to the vision and determination of the Stichbury and Jackson families: - please enjoy the short Jackson Estate video...
Founded in: 2002
Region: Awatere Valley, Marlborough - New Zealand
Owner / Winemaker: Glenn Thomas along with Olivia Turnbull (2nd generation)
Tupari is a boutique family-owned company, producing high quality, single vineyard wines from the Awatere Valley. Heather & David Turnbull with Glenn Thomas and partner Sharon - and now the second generation, run the business. Glenn helped established the Awatere as one of the world's great wine regions. Identifying the potential of David's north-facing river flats nestled in the upper Awatere Valley: - please enjoy the short Tupari video...
Label Started in: 2012
Region: Chablis, France
Owners: Michel Laroche & Children
A new project from Michel Laroche and his two daughters Cécile and Margaux (the 6th generation), starting with the 2012 vintage. Named after Michel’s father Henri - Michel had been leasing his private vineyards to Domaine Laroche for 18 years. After Laroche merged with ‘JeanJean’ to form the Advini group in 2010, Michel decided to stop his involvement and set up his own small project: - please enjoy the short Domaine d’Henri video...
Founded in: 1853
Region: McLaren Vale, Australia
Hardys Brand Ambassador: William Hardy
One of Australia’s most recognised wine brands, in 2013 Hardys celebrated 160 years of winemaking with the launch of the newest member of their wine family - the ‘William Hardy’ Range. Named in honour of fifth generation William Hardy, created with a ‘right grapes from the right regions’ philosophy to complement the rest of the Hardys portfolio. Bill talks briefly about his background and support of cricket: - please enjoy the short Bill Hardy video...