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Launch of the new McWilliam’s Wines Appellation Range

Launch of the new McWilliam’s Wines Appellation Range

McWilliam’s Wines Appellation Range McWilliam’s WINES is proud to launch the new Appellation Range, showcasing the best wine regions of NSW. The new range includes wines from some of the most exciting cool climate regions of NSW, embracing the developing appreciation and popularity of the emerging NSW wine regions. From Tumbarumba McWilliam’s presents a Chardonnay and a sparkling Pinot Noir Chardonnay. There is also a Hilltops Shiraz and a Hilltops Cabernet Sauvignon, as well as a Sauvignon B...

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Family, history and integrity the keys to success in the Chinese wine market

Family, history and integrity the keys to success in the Chinese wine market

WITH a burgeoning middle-class and a newfound thirst for table wine China has emerged as the new frontier for the global wine industry. McWilliam’s Wines has helped lead the charge, finding that family ownership and a long history of winemaking in Australia are invaluable assets when trying to sell wine to China. The lure of wine export to China is a tempting one, given the size of the market and their increasing appetite for wine. But the competition among thousands of international exporter...

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Winemaker Bryan Currie Returns To Where His Career Began

Winemaker Bryan Currie Returns To Where His Career Began

McWilliam’s Wines is very pleased to announce that Bryan Currie has been appointed to the position of Senior Winemaker at Hanwood Estate. Bryan began his working career as a palaeontologist, before diverting to his other passion of wine, working in vineyards and as a McWilliam’s cellarhand before becoming a winemaker. Bryan returns to the McWilliam’s team after a spell at Westend Estate, where he was winemaker since 2001. “I am excited to return to McWilliam’s after twelve years gaining expe...

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Wine Show Success for McWilliam’s Wines

Wine Show Success for McWilliam’s Wines

McWilliam’s Wines has enjoyed another successful run at some of the recent major Australian wine shows, receiving several medals and trophies. “It’s great we are winning medals across the whole portfolio. A lot of other wineries have one or two wines that do well at every show, but we have had success across the whole portfolio, from top to bottom, all styles and from all sites.” -At the Perth Wine Show, McWilliam’s were awarded 26 medals in total, including 2 gold medals for the Show Reserv...

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McWilliam’s Wines Celebrate 100 Years At Hanwood Estate

McWilliam’s Wines Celebrate 100 Years At Hanwood Estate

What a wonderful record McWilliam’s Wines have had at Hanwood over the past 100 years, and as a fifth generation family member I am very proud of what our forbearers set out to achieve and the current result. We are one of the very few families to still be operating a business on one of the original farms allocated in August 1913, at the very beginning of the Griffith region in the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area. Wines from the Hanwood vineyard and winery have created a very rich legacy for qu...

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