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2018 James Halliday Wine Companion results

The 2018 edition of James Halliday's Wine Companion has been released today, with Schwarz Wine Co awarded some great scores and again receiving a 5 red star rating putting it in the top 10 per cent of wineries reviewed. Some of the top scores for this year: 2014 Schiller Shiraz - 96 points (sold out but the 2015 is available) 2015 Meta Shiraz - 95 [...]

By | 2017-08-03T04:38:50+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Latest News, Reviews, Wine|0 Comments

Perth – Good Food and Show – 14-16 July 2017

After a couple of fantastic Good Food and Wine Shows in Melbourne and Sydney, I am now heading to Perth to join a group if other local producers on the Barossa stand. I will be showing a range of Schwarz wines including the Schwarz GSM, Meta Grenache,  Thiele Road Grenache and the single vineyard Nitschke Block Shiraz. This will be the first opportunity for Perth customers to [...]

By | 2017-07-02T02:56:07+00:00 July 2nd, 2017|Events, Good Food and Wine Show, Latest News|0 Comments

Sydney Good Food and Wine Show 23-25 June 2017

After a great trip to Melbourne for the first Good Food and Wine Show for the year, I am now getting ready for Sydney. I'll be joining 14 other local producers on the Barossa stand at the International Convention Centre Sydney from 23-25 June 2017. I will be showing a range of Schwarz wines including the Schwarz GSM, Meta Grenache, Meta Shiraz, Thiele Road Grenache and [...]

By | 2017-06-06T04:10:14+00:00 June 6th, 2017|Good Food and Wine Show, Latest News|0 Comments

Vintage Update – 20 March 2017

After a slow start to Vintage 2017, things have really picked up this week. On Wednesday we did the second pick of the Nitschke Block, and the first pick is starting to ferment after a long cold soak. You can see the video I took during the first pick here. Yesterday we picked the last parcel of Mataro for the Rose. Pressing [...]

By | 2017-03-20T00:54:13+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Latest News, Vintage Reports|0 Comments

Vintage update – Grenache for the 2017 Rosé picked this morning

  It was beautiful out in the Schwarz family vineyard this morning where the crew picked the dry-grown Grenache that my parents planted in 1968, the year they were married and the same year they planted the Nitschke Block Shiraz. The Grenache is destined for my 2017 Schwarz Rosé which should be released mid-year.  

By | 2017-03-08T06:41:27+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Latest News, Vintage Reports|1 Comment

Barossa Wine Chapters Auction 2017

  The Barossa Wine Chapter's auction presented by Barossa Grape and Wine Association is a unique opportunity to bid on an iconic collection of wines from Barossa's most celebrated winemakers. Supported by Langton's Wine Auction House, the Barossa Wine Chapters Auction features rare vertical collections of back vintages, large format and special releases all direct from the cellars of Barossa's most distinguished wineries. Jason has provided [...]

By | 2017-03-16T23:31:05+00:00 February 24th, 2017|Events, Latest News, Wine|1 Comment

Celebrating the New Year with some new releases

Happy New Year! I hope you've had a great Christmas and New Year. I'm enjoying a break with the family before getting ready for what is promising to be a great vintage. To celebrate the new year, we've just added some new releases to the online shop - including the 2015 GSM and Shiraz as well the 2015 Thiele Road Grenache and 2015 Nitschke Block Shiraz. [...]

By | 2017-01-09T03:36:52+00:00 January 9th, 2017|Latest News, Wine|0 Comments

Brisbane bound – Good Food and Wine Show 28-30 October 2016

It's been a VERY VERY wet winter here in the Barossa. No doubt you've seen images of the flooding and here we are still in rugged up with the heater on - in October! So it's pretty good timing that the Brisbane Good Food and Wine Show is only a few weeks ago. Jason is looking forward to some warmer weather - and of course, [...]

By | 2016-10-10T03:49:17+00:00 October 10th, 2016|Good Food and Wine Show, Latest News|0 Comments

2017 James Halliday Australian Wine Companion Reviews

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 [...]

By | 2016-08-25T07:33:58+00:00 August 18th, 2016|Latest News|0 Comments

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

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 [...]

By | 2016-07-04T06:42:06+00:00 July 1st, 2016|Good Food and Wine Show, Latest News|0 Comments