Shandong is South Australia’s largest ‘sister state’ trading partner of some 30 years. This government-to-government delegation included some 250 officials and business people. Highbank vineyards was part of a very select collection of wineries, from around the State, who were invited to present their wines. We proved to be well prepared with our own sommelier […]
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Drive north up the highway from Penola and keep your eyes peeled left and eventually you will spot a small homestead outside which lies a rather incongruous signpost pointing towards multifarious destinations around the world. Napa Valley: 13,270km. Bordeaux 17,045km. Rioja Alta 17,545km. Apart from instilling a sense of complete isolation, the signpost is there […]
The only Limestone Coast finalist winery in the 14th Annual South Australian Regional Awards for: “Outstanding achievements and significant contributions demonstrating excellence in regional leadership”. Premium Food and Wine from a Clean Environment – Wine The name ‘Highbank’ comes from the famous strip of red earth – the high bank of ground that is the […]
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A beautiful day on the Limestone Coast doing a photo shoot for Highbank
Early days with Frank making the first Protero Wines for China
Recently we presented a wine tasting to the KPMG executive at their Melbourne headquarters. A very sucessful update on the outstanding wines that we our offering for sale.
Highbank just back from China touring with the ‘Savour Australia’ Wine Australia Grand Tasting Roadshow to the cities of Xi’an, Dalian, Nanjing, and Guangzhou. Only 8 of 22 wineries from Coonawarra participated in presenting a special regional showing of our unique quality of Cabernet Sauvignon to the Chinese enthusiast. Highbank was definitely a STAR.
Highbank is a home away from home. Relax in front of a log fire and sip stunning Highbank wines from the organically farmed vines growing just a stone’s throw away. American wine guru Robert M. Parker Jr named Highbank’s Bordeaux-inspired blend ‘the Leoville Las Cases of Australia’ and believes Highbank crafts ‘outstanding wines of exceptional […]
If wine means everything to you, then heaven on earth is in Penola!
Highbank Wines is nestled deep in the heart of the Coonawarra and produces single estate wines that perfectly showcase terra rossa-influenced terroir, making them sought after by wine lovers all over the world.
Grown without the use of chemical herbicides, insecticides or fertilisers, matured in French oak, and with decades of Limestone Coast winemaking experience, means Highbank Wines are a must for your cellar.
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