"Estate" wine, what does it mean?

February 07, 2018

What you're drinking when you buy an "Estate" wine.

So you may spot the phrase “Estate Grown” or “Estate made” or “Estate Grown and made” in a winery’s marketing or even on the wine label itself and ask yourself…. What does it all mean?


Making Wine in Mum’s Garage.

Making Wine in Mum’s Garage.

January 07, 2018

Back in 2005, after two bumper vintages we had some Shiraz grapes left over from what would normally be provided to one of the many different wineries we supplied grapes to, with no other options for the fruit we had a choice to make..

How to store your wine

How to store your wine

December 01, 2017

Temperature, light and humidity are two of the most overlooked aspects of wine tasting. When wine is not kept within the best temperature and humidity ranges, wine may age prematurely. Read on to learn how best to store your wine.

Riedel Trophy and People's Choice Award.

Riedel Trophy and People's Choice Award.

November 09, 2017

Atze’s was asked back to the second annual Riedel Trophy that has been run. The previous winner was Damien Tscharke in a strong field which included Kalleske Wines, Howard Vineyard, David Franz to name a few.

How wine is made

How wine is made

September 24, 2017

Let’s take a quick look at the process after the fruit is delivered from the vineyard, and how the wine is made.

Wine and Viticulture journal

Wine and Viticulture journal

June 18, 2016

New kid on the Barossa Block Montepulciano making waves in the wine world. Atze's Corner Wines featured in Wine and Viticulture journal. Read on to learn what makes this variety one of the best new comers around.

The Bachelor Shiraz Takes out Adelaide Review Hot 100 Award

The Bachelor Shiraz Takes out Adelaide Review Hot 100 Award

November 19, 2014

A massive honour to one of your favourite Atze’s wines has taken out the “Power and Presence”  Award at the Adelaide Review Hot 100 awards in November 2014. 

Master Of Wine Phil Reedman talks Shiraz.

Master Of Wine Phil Reedman talks Shiraz.

May 23, 2014

Let me introduce to you a good mate and an expert in the field of all things wine, Phil Reedman MW, he’s been in the game for over 30 years now and boy does he know his stuff! He’s been kind enough to put his nose and palate on the line to talk you through a few of our wines, today he’s had a look “The Bachelor” 2012 Shiraz.

Barossa Wines Duke it Out

Barossa Wines Duke it Out

January 11, 2014

Every year a large portion of Barossa wineries duke it out for medals and awards,  the ‘Big Boys’ and Boutique producers go toe to toe for bragging rights for the week long event. The array of wines you can taste at these events is incredible and the competition is fierce.

Iconic Barossa grape producing regions

Iconic Barossa grape producing regions

December 19, 2013

Located at the Northern tip of the Barossa Valley, these subregions are home to some the finest and most sort after wines in the world.

2013. Forgotten Hero Shiraz

2013. Forgotten Hero Shiraz

August 14, 2013

Since bottling this wine in 2012 after 2 years in a new Francois Freres hogshead barrel we are super excited to announce the inaugural release of our first single vineyard survivor vineyard wine, “The Forgotten Hero” Shiraz.

Old Vine Shiraz 100th Birthday

Old Vine Shiraz 100th Birthday

June 17, 2012

Time to update this blog/news page with a bit more regularity then a Barossa Valley Grape grower tells you he/she has lesser quality fruit then their neighbor!

Five reasons to look forward to the 2012 vintage

Five reasons to look forward to the 2012 vintage

February 08, 2012

It’s that time of year again when the Barossa starts to kick into gear for yet another vintage. The grapes have been ripening for about a month already and at one point in time it looked like the start of the grape harvest was going to be 2-3 weeks ahead of an average start date.