Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation
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Adelaide Hills Wine Region
The Adelaide Hills is just one of those regions we use in our Estate range
The Adelaide Hills is one of Australia's largest geographical and most vibrant cool climate wine regions with stunning scenery.
The region is located in the Mount Lofty Ranges east of Adelaide stretching in a narrow band approximately 70km long. The highest vineyards are sited between 600-650 metres altitude.
The region consists of two registered sub-regions, Lenswood and Piccadilly Valley.
Adelaide Plains Wine Region
The Adelaide Plains is another premium wine region we use in our Estate range
The Adelaide Plains is approximately half an hours drive north of Adelaide, South Australia.
Grapes grown in the Adelaide Plains are predominately Colombard, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling, Semillon, Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon.
Barossa Valley Wine Region
The Barossa Valley is another premium wine region we use in our Estate range
The world renowned Barossa Valley, located only 60km northeast of Adelaide and is South Australia's most visited tourist desitnation.
The Barossa have been growing wine grapes since 1842 and is now home to 750 grape growing families, many sixth generation. Best known for it's production of full bodied reds - Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvingnon and Grenache and characteristic whites - Riesling, Semillon and Chardonnay.
Clare Valley Wine Region
Clare is another premium wine region we use in our Estate range
The Clare Valley, settle in the 1840s is one of Australia's oldest wine regions situated approximately 120km north of Adelaide, South Australia
Predominately known for their Riesling, The Clare Valley's principal red varieties are Cabernet Sauvingon and Shiraz.
Limestone Coast Wine Region
The Limestone Coast is another premiun wine region we use in our Estate range
The Limestone Coast wine region encompasses the wine geographical regions of Coonawarra, Padthaway, Wrattonbully, Mt Benson, Robe and Mt Gambier.
The Limestone Coast's land offers deep terroa rossa soil, pure underground water, Mediterranean climate and cool sea breezes in summer to ensure slow ripening of the grapes.
Best known for their red wines, especially Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz.
Mount Benson Wine Region
Mount Benson is another premium wine region we use in our Estate range
Mount Benson situated approximately 300 kilometres from Adelaide is a unique coastal geographical indication, within the greater Limestone Coast wine region.
A reasonably young regions with first grapes being planted in the 1980s. The fruit today offers a delicate, cool-climate, maritime-influenced style.
Padthaway Wine Region
Padthaway is another premium wine region we use in our Estate range
The Padthaway region is nestled within the greater Limestone Coast geographical indicator. Located 300km south of Adelaide. it is distinctive for it's 62 km length and 8km width with the Riddoch Highway running through the centre.
With more than 4000 hectares of vineyards planted, predominately being Shiraz, Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon, the Padathaway region is a picturesque drive for everybody who passes by.
Riverland Wine Region
Home of Kingston Estate Wines Winery and Vineyard
Internationally, the Riverland is responsible for a major percentage of all Australian wines exported overseas. Domestically, the Riverland accounts for approximately half of South Australia's total crush and around one quarter of Australia's production of wine.
The Riverland region has a warm, Mediterranean climate that is dedicated to viticultural quality through 'world's best practices' in irrigation, clone selection and vineyard management techiniques.
The main grape varieties grown in the Riverland are Chardonnay, Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. The Riverland is renowned for it generous fruit driven wine. And it is home to Kingston Estate Wines largest single vineyard planting of Petit Verdot in Australia.