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Rymill Coonawarra joins the Oatley fine wine merchants portfolio


The Oatley family are pleased to announce a partnership with the Rymill family of Coonawarra whereby Oatley Fine Wine Merchants will manage the Australian distribution of the outstanding Rymill Coonawarra range of wines from July 1, 2016. When Peter Rymill established the Rymill Coonawarra vineyards in 1974, with his wife Judy, he was igniting a passion for wine which ran through his family’s veins since his great-great grandfather, John Riddoch, founded Coonawarra in 1890. Today,   Read More

Industry legend Chris Hancock releases first wines under own label


Australian wine legend Chris Hancock is proud to release his first wines under the Hancock & Hancock label, a partnership with his brother John, based at their McLaren Vale South Australia vineyard ‘La Colline’. The pair of red wines released this month comprise a Shiraz Grenache and Cabernet Touriga from the 2014 McLaren Vale vintage. Having graduated in Oenology at Roseworthy Agricultural College in 1963 (as Dux), Hancock worked for the Penfold family, with Max Schu  Read More