News - December 2016

Mike Davies and Peter Walker from Portavin with Peter Kelly (centre) from Thorne-Clarke Wines at the Perth Young Gun Of Wine Event.

Young Gun of Wine 2017 proving popular across the country

The Young Gun of Wine Awards for 2017 are well underway, nominations are in and the first round of events happily celebrated. A strong field of 195 winemakers are in the running and a maximum of two wines from each have been paraded before peers, sommeliers, communicators and consumers at… read more

Staff Profile – Matt Aldridge

Here we sit down with Portavin Victoria’s Matt Aldridge to gain a better insight into what makes him leap out of bed each day. As a qualified wine maker Matt has held the role of Wine Technical Services and Warehouse manager at Portavin’s Cheltenham bottling facility since 2008. He is… read more