News from around and relating to the Heathcote region.

Sanguine Estate Shiraz awarded category winner, a gold medal and a top 10 position in World’s Greatest Syrah & Shiraz Challenge
Sat, 07/09/2013

The 2012 Sanguine Estate Progeny Shiraz took out the top honours in the $20 to $25 category, was awarded 7th position in The Judges Top 10 of the challenge - ahead of Penfolds Grange and Henschke Hill of Grace, and was one of only 12 wines to receive a Gold Medal out of a total of 582 Australian and international wines tasted.

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Heathcote Wine Show - The Winners
Sun, 04/08/2013

Our inaugural Heathcote Wine Show was held on August 2nd and 3rd 2013, celebrating the quality and diversity of our distinctive Victorian wine region, with Sanguine Estate bestowed the ultimate prize - the ‘Heathcote Grand Terroir Trophy’ 2013 - for demonstrating the highest quality and style consistency across three shiraz wines spanning a minimum of four vintages for one singular wine label.

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Heathcote Farmers' Market

Heathcote Farmers' Market Fresh produce, wines and more - Third Saturday of the month every month. Barrack Street Reserve, High Street Heathcote. 9am - 1pm

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The Heathcote Cellar Door Experience

Heathcote wine region is renowned for its world class wines, artisan winemakers and rustic charms. This weekend, these passionate producers open their doors to take you on a journey of discovery and delight...

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The Willow Room - a new restaurant for Heathcote
Fri, 18/01/2013

Opening just prior to Christmas, 'The Willow Room' located at the Emeu Inn in High Street brings a new level of dining to Heathcote. We welcome proprietors Jody and Brent and look forward to enjoying their fine food. Visit for more information

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Galli Estate scoops pool at 2012 Victorian Wines Show
Thu, 25/10/2012

Prominent Heathcote producer Galli Estate has claimed a GOLD MEDAL and THREE TROPHIES at the recent 2012 Victorian Wines Show. . . .

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Heathcote Winery wins Gold Medal at Royal Brisbane Wine Show
Mon, 16/07/2012

Heathcote Winery's 2010 Mail Coach Shiraz won a Gold Medal at the recent Royal Brisbane Wine Show with a score of 97 points.

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Sanguine Estate wins 'Best Red Wine of the Year' at Fed Square
Tue, 28/08/2012

40 finalists from the Federation Square Wine Showcase series gathered in the Atrium to compete for the “Best of the Best” title with Sanguine Estate being awarded not only the 'Best Shiraz' but also the 'Best Red Wine of the Year' for its 2010 Progeny Heathcote Shiraz.

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New book goes behind the scenes in Heathcote . . .
Thu, 08/12/2011

People behind the wines of Heathcote by Kate Hicks, with Foreword by James Halliday.

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Heathcote - Home of Australia's Best Sparkling Shiraz . . . .
Tue, 15/11/2011

Peregrine Ridge 2005 Sparkling Shiraz Late Disgorge won the Best Sparkling Red trophy at the Australian Sparkling Wine Show this October.

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