Awarded 5 Star Winery James Halliday Australian Wine Companion 2009 to 2016, Top Ten Best New Wineries 2009. Cellar Circle Excellence Award "Best Cellar Door 2015" Best Small Cellar Door / Barossa Valley - Gourmet Traveller 2013 Best Tasting Experience Gourmet Traveller 2014
The Yelland and Papps story perhaps doesn’t fit in with the usual line spun by wineries in the Barossa - six generations of this, five generations of that. It is a story about new beginnings, a story about a young couple, with a young family, forging their own path within a wine region as first generation winegrowers. While not locals....there is a saying in the Barossa that you have to have a grand-parent “in the ground” before you are considered a local.....Susan Yelland and Michael Papps call the Barossa home and are as passionate as any sixth-generation Barossan about the region, its vines and its history and its characters.
Thirst quenching Wine. 74% Grenache 17% Mataro 9% Carignan
92/100 - Ray Jordan - The West Australian Top 100 -
A really interesting blend of these two varieties form the Barossa Valley. These guys are making some mighty interesting wines and this is another example of where they are going. Has a spicy thread, with other richer characters of tart...