Kym’s father, uncle and brother were all Penfolds winemakers, so it was almost inevitable he would join the Penfolds family. Kym joined in 1987 as a laboratory assistant before mo…

Meet the Winemaker

Meet the Winemaker: Ben Cane

The Cape Mentelle winemaker has spent much of his career overseas, but he couldn’t be happier to have found a place to call home in Margaret River.

Meet the winemaker: Adam Carnaby, Seppelt Wines

From the Grampians, Heathcote and Henty – his vinous playgrounds – Adam Carnaby sources only the best grapes for his wines at Seppelt.

Meet the Winemaker: Craig Stansborough, Grant Burge Wines

Grant Burge’s Chief Winemaker has travelled the world, but no matter how far or how wide he roams, he still calls the Barossa home.

Vintage Cellars interview with Darin Kinzie, Winemaker, St Hallett Wines

Darin grew up on a vineyard in California where wine was always a part of his life. A deeper curiosity in winemaking led him to Sonoma where he worke…

Vintage Cellars interview with Stuart Blackwell, Winemaker, St Hallett Wines

Stuart Blackwell’s winemaking career spans more than four decades, two continents and four regions. The consistency, reliability and diversity of Bar…

Vintage Cellars interview with Sam Slaney, Head Distiller, Starward

Every day is different,” says Sam Slaney Head Distiller at Starward in Melbourne.

Interview with Craig Stansborough, Chief Winemaker, Grant Burge Wines

Born in Gawler, in the Barossa Valley, Craig grew up with the wine industry around him. He started as a cellar hand with B Seppelt & Son in 1983 and …

Meet the Winemaker: Louisa Rose

From inspiring and crafting great wine to showcasing the region's varieties, Yalumba's head of winemaking Louisa Rose has an ambitious future planned…

Meet the Makers

Allow us to introduce you to the winemakers behind your favourite wines. They eclipse some of the best on the world's wine stage.