News and Events

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

Autumn Quinta Quarterly

Monday, March 19, 2018

There’s no instant gratification in the wine industry. If you want to make a new wine, you need to plan it, price it, prepare it, plant it, produce it, package it, promote it...the list goes on. Unless you can bypass the vine planting and buy fruit that is ready to harvest, this process can take many years. My father, Chris Killeen, planted several Portuguese varieties in the 1990s to further develop his passion for producing vintage ports. Since his passing, S&K has been using these fantastic varieties for red table wines as well as fortified production.  Continue reading...

Summer Quinta Quarterly

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

For the second year in a row, we’ve been shortlisted for the Australian Wine Producer of the Year Trophy at the International Wine and Spirits Competition. To be recognised for consistent quality is a great way to finish 2016, and a what a year it’s been. The weather has been superb and if it stays relatively dry and mild, the 2017 vintage will be another standout (my fingers are crossed as I’ve put my hand up again to be the cellar hand). Continue reading...

Sparkling Range Coming Soon

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

2014 is the year of bubbles and we can’t wait to release our three new sparkling wines. In January, our Sparkling Shiraz will be available to purchase online or at cellar door followed by our Sparkling Muscat Blanc in March just in time for Tastes of Rutherglen. Then in September, after a year on lees, our Reserve Sparkling Tempranillo made in the Methode Champenois style will be a true highlight. There are very few Sparkling Tempranillo wines on offer in Australia and our version is rich and full bodied with plenty of juicy fruit.

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