News and Events

There is always something happening at Stanton & Killeen Wines. Stay informed and get all the latest news and upcoming events.

changes to bulk fortified pricing

Monday, June 04, 2018

Changes to the wine tax system come into effect on July 1st, requiring changes to the way we sell bulk fortified. Also, after reviewing the ages of our bulk fortifieds, we will be raising the price of the bulk Tawny.  Continue reading...

Winter Quinta Quarterly

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Did you know that by 2020, the word tokay will disappear from Australian wine labels, websites and all marketing material? We won’t even be able to write that Topaque was “previously known as Tokay”. It is already the case for 11 sensitive GIs (Geographical Indicators) that Australian winemakers once used to describe their wine styles, including Port, Sherry, Champagne and Burgundy. Continue reading...

Fortifieds Demystified

Thursday, July 13, 2017

The world of fortifieds can sometimes be a little confusing. What is a port and what is a liqueur? How long should you leave open a muscat or a port before it doesn’t taste the best? How do you pronounce Topaque and what is it?

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Success in 2017 Halliday Wine Companion

Monday, August 08, 2016

The release of James Halliday's annual Wine Companion in August always sparks a high degree of excitement and curiosity. It's a fantastic way to hear about new wineries or the latest 'must-try' wine with a comprehensive review of many of Australia's 2500+ wineries.   Continue reading...

A unique glass for a unique wine

Friday, March 21, 2014

The Riedel Wine Glass Company is an incredible 300 year-old family business from Austria who are credited with revolutionizing glassware. Mr Georg Riedel himself-10th generation family member-was in Rutherglen on Wednesday 19th March to taste the region’s top Muscats in order to discuss and deliberate on the best style of glass to enjoy these wines. The vision is to design Rutherglen’s very own unique Riedel glass.  Continue reading...

Success on the world stage 2013

Wednesday, August 07, 2013

Many devotees of Stanton and Killeen’s fortified wines will not be surprised to learn that we have won several medals and two trophies this year internationally. These stunning wines are some of the best value wines on the market considering that we have been carefully nurturing parcels of fortified wine coming from the 1960s during Fourth Generation Jack Stanton’s time.

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