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Best's Wines

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Hamish Thomson
 
26 November 2018 | Hamish Thomson

Grampians Summertime Guide

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This largely undiscovered region in Victoria makes for a great escape from the city and the perfect place to explore during your summer holiday. Here’s our guide to the best things to do in the Grampians this summer.

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Time Posted: 26/11/2018 at 12:48 PM
Hamish Thomson
 
26 November 2018 | Hamish Thomson

Pasta with Asparagus and Salmon

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Ben Thomson and Nicole Major recently spent some time in Europe, enjoying the culinary delights and viticultural scene. This elegant pasta dish makes the most of fresh summer ingredients and is quick to prepare – perfect for mid-week last minute madness! Buon appetito!

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Time Posted: 26/11/2018 at 12:12 PM
Hamish Thomson
 
26 November 2018 | Hamish Thomson

Serving red wines over summer

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Time Posted: 26/11/2018 at 12:04 PM
Hamish Thomson
 
26 November 2018 | Hamish Thomson

Top Melbourne Wine Bars to discover over summer

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The Melbourne wine bar scene is diverse and there are so many options to choose from. Here is a list of our favourite Melbourne wine bars to help you find a new venue to enjoy a glass or two of fine wine.

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Time Posted: 26/11/2018 at 11:41 AM
Hamish Thomson
 
27 September 2018 | Hamish Thomson

The History of Winemaking in Great Western

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As a region, Great Western is responsible for pioneering innovation around styles and winemaking techniques. Let us tell you a little bit about the history of our local region…

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Time Posted: 27/09/2018 at 2:52 PM
Hamish Thomson
 
11 September 2018 | Hamish Thomson

Best’s is named alongside the Best of the Best: Langton’s VII Classification

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Every four years, the prestigious auction house Langton’s releases a new classification of Australian Wines which highlights the best performing, most collected, and esteemed wines, based on the wines reputation and track record at auction. Best's has featured prominently since 2005, and are now thrilled to announce an elevation to "exceptional".

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Time Posted: 11/09/2018 at 4:44 PM
Justin Purser
 
24 August 2018 | Justin Purser

Unearthing the story of Great Western Cabernet

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One of the greatest things about the Great Western wine region is its ability to successfully grow a diverse range of grape varieties. Shiraz may well be the regional hero, but Cabernet Sauvignon from the area can lay almost equal claim to fame.

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Time Posted: 24/08/2018 at 3:47 PM
Hamish Thomson
 
5 July 2018 | Hamish Thomson

Exploring Best’s home town of Great Western

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When you stop by our cellar door in Great Western, be sure to enjoy all that the area has to offer. The town has a fascinating history and plenty of attractions to explore. With a population of just 700 people, you’ll find our tiny home town nestled along the Western Highway, about 225 kilometres from Melbourne.

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Time Posted: 05/07/2018 at 4:07 PM
Hamish Thomson
 
5 July 2018 | Hamish Thomson

Taking Best’s Wines to the world

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Vinexpo is arguably the most important and influential wine trade fair in Asia. It gathers the who’s who of the wine industry and is a perfect platform for us to showcase our unique wines internationally and share stories about our history and winemaking process. Held every two years, it attracts wine importers, buyers, on-premise trade and media from around the world.

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Time Posted: 05/07/2018 at 4:00 PM
Best's Wines
 
14 June 2018 | Best's Wines

Best's Wines: The little known grapes in our Nursery Block

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The Nursery Block at Best’s Wines has always been one of our treasured vineyards, and it is incredibly unique even on a global level. This block is a 1.2-hectare vineyard believed to feature the most extensive pre-phylloxera plantings in Australia, and possibly the world. Within the collection, there are more than 39 separate varieties planted, eight of which remain unknown and un-named to this day. International viticulturists have visited over the years, keen to research and take cuttings to discover more about some of the more unusual mix of vines within our custody. It’s a living museum and a vital part of our history – Best’s takes very seriously its role as custodian of this important piece of earth.

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Time Posted: 14/06/2018 at 2:14 PM