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HILLTOPS AWARD-WINNING WINES SHINE

Great prelude story from ABOUT REGIONAL showcasing the top producers in the Hilltops wine region... It precedes the imminent announcement of the 2020 Hilltops Wine of the Year and trophy-winners of the 2020 NSW Wine Awards. Check it out here.......

GOING FOR GOLD

The 2020 NSW Wine Awards have tallied the scores and just announced the Gold Medal winners. From the HILLTOPS the bling goes to... Ballinaclash 2019 Tom Cabernet Sauvignon Ballinaclash 2018 John Shiraz Hungerford Hill 2018 Corvina McWilliam’s 2018 1877 Shiraz...

HILLTOPS NEBBIOLO TOP RATING

The Hilltops region may be best known for its Shiraz and Cabernet, but increasingly its Italian varieties are shining bright.  Latest top performer is FREEMAN Nebbiolo 2016 rated No.4 in Australia’s Top 2016 Nebbiolos by The Real Review. ‘A very smart Nebb...’ says...

HILLTOPS WINE NEW PRESIDENT

Hilltops Inc., the representative organisation for the NSW Hilltops wine region, has a new President, Brian Freeman, vigneron, winemaker and proprietor of FREEMAN Vineyards. Brian was previously professor of wine science at Charles Sturt University and established his...

HALLIDAY WINE COMPANION 2021 HIGH FIVES HILLTOPS VIGNERONS

Two Hilltops wine producers are rated a prestigious FIVE STARS in the just published HALLIDAY WINE COMPANION 2021 - drum roll for FREEMAN VINEYARDS and MOPPITY VINEYARDS.  Two other vineyards are also included - Barwang and Grove Estate. Of particular note is the...

GROVE ESTATE AWARD

Grove Estate Wines has received national recognition in a wine magazine for a fifth straight year. Owners Brian and Suellen Mullany were hugely pleased to receive the Gourmet Traveller Wine Magazine's award for the star cellar door in the Hilltops and...

BALLINACLASH SHIRAZ WINE OF THE YEAR

Young vignerons Peter and Cath Mullany from Ballinaclash orchard and cellar door have won the coveted Peter Robertson Trophy for the ‘Hilltops Wine of the Year’. Click to read article in the Young Witness