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2017 James Halliday Australian Wine Companion Reviews

2016-08-25T07:33:58+00:00 August 18th, 2016|Latest News|

The 2017 James Halliday Australian Wine Companion reviews have arrived and we’re pretty happy. We are excited to have again received such positive reviews and to again be awarded a red 5 star winery rating. 2015 Meta Mataro – 90 points 2014 Thiele Road Grenache - 91 points 2014 Schwarz Shiraz – 94 points 2014 Schwarz GSM – 94 points 2015 Meta Grenache – 95 [...]

We’re off to Perth for the Good Food and Wine Show 8-10 July

2016-07-04T06:42:06+00:00 July 1st, 2016|Good Food and Wine Show, Latest News|

Schwarz Wine Co - line up of wines on tasting for the 2016 Good Food and Wine Show Perth   Jason will be in Perth next weekend (8-10 July) joining 12 other local wineries on the Barossa stand at the Good Food and Wine show. Jason will be showing a range of Schwarz wines including the Schwarz GSM and Shiraz, Meta Mataro, Thiele [...]

Schwarz Wine Company at Tasting Australia 1-8 May

2016-05-01T12:22:11+00:00 May 1st, 2016|Artisans of Barossa, Latest News, Tasting Australia|

This week Schwarz Wine Company is joining the Artisans of Barossa, Harvest Kitchen and Barossa Coffee roasters teams to provide a taste of Barossa food and wine at Tasting Australia in Victoria Square, Adelaide. Our wines will be available by the glass during the week, and on Thursday 5 May , Jason will be showing a selection of his wines in the Town Square at Tasting [...]

2014 Schiller Shiraz released

2016-08-25T07:38:37+00:00 April 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

  The 2014 Schiller Shiraz is finally here.     This is a wine not only rich in flavour but rich in history too. The fruit sourced for this wine comes from the sixth generation Schiller Family vineyard at Hallett Valley in the Barossa. After a last minute reprieve from the bulldozers, the 400 Shiraz vines planted by Carl August Otto Schiller in 1881 are something to be [...]

2016 James Halliday Reviews

2015-11-10T00:37:02+00:00 August 31st, 2015|Uncategorized|

2016 JAMES HALLIDAY AUSTRALIAN WINE COMPANION The latest reviews for our wines have arrived courtesy of the new release of 'The Great Man's' annual compendium. We are thrilled to have received a red 5 star winery rating and we're equally impressed with the high scores and the kind words. The reviews for our wines can be seen here below, but we do encourage you to grab [...]

James Halliday Rating

2014-08-06T07:50:14+00:00 August 6th, 2014|Uncategorized|

2015 JAMES HALLIDAY AUSTRALIAN WINE COMPANION The latest reviews for our wines have arrived courtesy of the new release of 'The Great Man's' annual compendium. We are thrilled to have retained a five-star winery rating and we're equally impressed with the high scores and the kind words from My Halliday. The reviews for our wines can be seen here below, but we do encourage you [...]

We’re heading to Perth

2014-07-03T02:13:49+00:00 July 3rd, 2014|Latest News|

The Schwarz Wine Company will be a part of the Barossa contingent pouring wines and having loads of fun at the Perth Good Food & Wine Show from 11 - 13 July. Jason Schwarz will have a selection of wines available for tasting throughout the show - including a couple of new releases that haven't been released in Western Australia yet! For Schwarz Wine Company [...]

GSM. What’s that all about?

2014-06-18T07:37:11+00:00 June 18th, 2014|Wine|

Ever found yourself in the ‘red blends’ section of your favourite bottleshop and looking at labels with GSM jumping at you? Did you know what these letters meant? Did you know it was an acronym for Grenache/Shiraz/Mataro? Maybe. Maybe not. Sometimes the wine industry uses terms that it expects consumers to understand. We’ve had a bet each way with our Dust Kicker red blend; we’ve [...]

Slowly, slowly catchee monkey

2014-03-03T06:41:08+00:00 March 3rd, 2014|Uncategorized|

The 2014 Barossa vintage has turned out to be a test of patience. Initially, things were shaping up for the first fruit to be picked in late February – on the back of good Winter rainfall and mild Spring temperatures. However, two heat spells hurried things along and we picked a couple parcels of Shiraz in mid-February. And then it rained. The heatwave ended with [...]

Barossa Pride

2014-01-22T01:20:43+00:00 January 22nd, 2014|Uncategorized|

We’ve just come through some fairly daunting times here in the Barossa. Across four days straight the temperature topped 40 degrees and we witnessed fires threaten the Barossa Ranges and Eden Valley region. We are thankful that no lives were lost. Our hearts go out to people who have seen their property damaged. We are grateful to the Country Fire Service volunteers (from far and [...]