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This photo with a stick was one of the last photos of him taken at Lady Bay Vineyard. Harry loved 'the farm' and especially playing his special brand of tennis. It was usually just as we'd sat down to relax…
Monday, 16 June 2014 06:41

It's off to Penfold's we go

Both blocks of Shiraz as well as our Cab Sav have been ranked 'A-Grade' again this vintage by the winemakers at Treasury Wine Estates. Lady Bay Vineyard has been supplying fruit to Treasury (previously Fosters Wine Group, Southcorp, Rosemount…) for…
Sunday, 02 March 2014 05:04

Celebrity visitor lends a paw at vintage

We had a celebrity visitor while harvesting this year. Meet Rusty who starred as a puppy a few years ago in the Australian movie, Red Dog. It was lovely to meet you Rusty and thanks for your help this year.
Wednesday, 18 January 2012 08:44

BLUE-GOLD MEDAL!

We are proud to announce that our Limited Release Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon has been awarded a Blue-Gold Medal at the esteemed Sydney International Wine Competition. Previous accolades include 4 Stars in Winestate's World's Greatest Shiraz Challenge as well as a…
Sunday, 13 March 2011 03:44

It's a....Short-stem Flax Lily!

We're excited to announce the birth of a native plant species new to Lady Bay Vineyard. We've been waiting for a few weeks for flowers to appear so our Botanist friend, Ron can identify them. While common to South Australia,…
Previously Top of Class at the McLaren Vale Wine Show. Our Victorian distributor had already started referring to our 2004 Cab Sav as 'the General' on account of the medals it wears proudly down its chest. Well, it's got another…
Tuesday, 10 August 2010 05:45

"Pinot Noir on steroids"

It was a surprise to all involved that this feral little experimental block of vines - our 2010 vintage 'plaything', turned out to be such a cracker of a wine so early. When taking a sample of Lady Bay Vineyard…
Monday, 22 March 2010 01:25

Look who's back!

For two years we've been wondering where our beloved Tawny Frogmouth Family disappeared to and feared the worst...but yesterday as we drove in the front gate we spotted the Mum and Dad with two new kids all perched on the…
Friday, 22 January 2010 08:48

South Australian Wine of the Year

  Well we think the judges got it right by choosing our punchy little 04 Cabernet as this year's Best Museum Red at the 2010 The Advertiser South Australian Wine of the Year Awards. Not to be outdone, our Pinot…
Thursday, 19 February 2009 05:50

GOLD DIGGER!

Our 04 CABERNET SAUVIGNON has rapidly become a medal magnet! Buyers in Hong Kong recently rated it as more impressive than some of the best Bordeaux on the market and suggested we could charge five times the price. Recent accolades…
"A runner-up in last year’s SA Wine of the Year cabernet class and this time eligible for the museum section, the fruit from a highly regarded Fleurieu coastal vineyard is still glorious in crimson, with beautiful cedary elements backing it…
"Matured for 3 years in French oak of which 70% was new and 30% older oak. The colour is holding up very well displaying an opaque black crimson colour with a deep dark red hue. The nose displays aromas of…
"This is a very attractive wine which is ageing nicely, but is still vibrant. The palate has just the right degree of richness, with ripe blackcurrant flavours, dusty oak and supple tannins"
Sunday, 20 June 2004 09:32

GOOD GOLLY MISS MOLLY!

Who could resist that face? Wine Dogs couldn't! Every wine dog around the country put their paw up for inclusion in this warm and fluffy second edition. Molly beat a string of doggy models to feature Lady Bay Vineyard as…