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Sensational Sangiovese ! GOLD at AAVWS 2018

La Zona has again brought home the GOLD, this time for our current release Sangiovese 2015 at the Australian Alternative Varieties Wine Show 2018 We love this Show for its tenacity and hard work at encouraging us as growers and …

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Join our dynamic kitchen team

Sous Chef (full-time) Chrismont Cellar Door, Restaurant and Larder An exciting opportunity exists to join the restaurant kitchen team at our award-winning culinary centrepiece. We are now seeking applications from experienced and enthusiastic food professionals for the position of: SOUS …

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Halliday Wine Companion Highlights – Ed. 2019

August brings the release of the new edition James Halliday Australian Wine Companion – a comprehensive guide covering reviews and ratings for thousands of wines from around 1800+ Australian wineries. Keenly anticipated each year by winemakers, collectors and vino lovers alike, the Halliday Wine …

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La Zona is an Essentials Italian Hero

Italian Heroes “Chrismont (is) an ever-growing highly creative business dedicated to continued focus and refinement in delivering Australia’s finest Italian varietals under the La Zona label … Today Chrismont’s expanded list of Italian varietals presents the visitor with a compelling …

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Chrismont: a ‘Halliday’ must-visit cellar door

ON TOUR WITH HALLIDAY: The High Country of Victoria holds appeal for wine, food and adventure lovers alike, with welcoming wineries, acclaimed restaurants and eclectic outdoor activities, all set against a striking mountain scene. Ahead, we pinpoint tasting experiences in …

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Chrismont billed as a High Country highlight

Why you need the Victorian High Country this autumn (by Sherryn Groch).  Arnie Pizzini keeps a guard dog at his cellar door but he’s all show. Come lunchtime you’ll usually find the chocolate labrador asleep in the sun, belly full …

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“It’s a wow moment when you first see it”

The King of Winery Experiences by Border Cafe, April 2018 Set high on a ridge in the King Valley is one of the Top 50 wine experiences in the world, according to Gourmet Traveller Wine Magazine. For two consecutive years, anonymous …

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