January 22, 2016
With favourable conditions, the wine grape harvest for vintage 2016 is anticipated to kick off at Langhorne Creek in the last days of January.More Information
January 18, 2016
The Langhorne Creek wine region has a history of good water stewardship, and irrigators continue to seek ways to be ever more efficient water users.
On Thursday 14 January, twenty five wine grape growers attended an irrigation session at Langhorne Creek aimed at improving irrigation system performance and water use efficiency to get the most from every drop.More Information
November 30, 2015
Teams from all over Langhorne Creek gathered to raise money for Movember and men’s health at the annual Langhorne Creek Bowls day on Friday November 27. Last year’s champions, Bleasdale Blitz were set to defend their title but the Lake Breeze Bowl Ants had other plans taking home the coveted trophy.More Information
November 30, 2015
Who doesn’t enjoy a Lazy Sunday?
The Winehouse hosted another Lazy Sunday with beer, wine, live music, and great local food on top of their already amazing lunch menu. The latest Lazy Sunday also marked the release of Meechi Brewing’s new Lager Beer.More Information
November 24, 2015
There is nothing like a day at the races and The Langhorne Creek Vigneron’s Race Day in Strathalbyn on November 22nd was a perfect example. Hundreds galloped into the Strathalbyn Racecourse, ready to enjoy one of the most underrated country race meets in South Australia featuring one of the most underrated wine regions in South Australia; Langhorne Creek.More Information
November 16, 2015
November 16, 2015
Langhorne Creek wineries were invited to join prominent food producers from throughout the Alexandrina Council boundaries and transform BF Laurie Lane and the Garden of Honour in Goolwa into a festive venue for the new and improved Goolwa Smoke Off on Sunday November 15.More Information
November 10, 2015
The Langhorne Creek Out of the Barrel weekend over the 7th and 8th of November offers visitors the chance to experience something different, not otherwise available any other time of the year. Vertical tastings straight from the barrel, cheese and wine pairing masterclasses, tutored tastings, and the addition of special limited release wines were some of the activities on off this year.More Information
October 27, 2015
It was a beautiful day in Langhorne Creek on October 25th as Lake Breeze once again held their annual picnic.
Families from all over congregated on the lawns overlooking the vineyard and enjoyed live music, Lake Breeze wines, and Food trucks.More Information
October 19, 2015
As part of a PIRSA initiative, Langhorne Creek dropped into the city for Friday night drinks after work. We packed up our wines and popped up in Topham Mall along with wineries from Kangaroo Island and a single Currency Creek brand.More Information
September 9, 2015
We are packing our bags and heading to Melbourne for a weekend filled with wine!More Information
August 13, 2015
On Saturday 8th of August, Langhorne Creek hosted a fabulous evening of women, wine, food, and fabulousness at the inaugural Women into Wine event.
Langhorne Creek has some expert women behind some of the biggest brands in the region and this night was their chance to take the spotlight and let us appreciate all of their hard work.More Information
August 12, 2015
The Cellar Treasures weekend is one of the busiest weekends on the Langhorne Creek calendar and this year was no different!
Aided by perfect weather across both Saturday the 8th and Sunday the 9th of August, hundreds of people took a short drive to Langhorne Creek to experience some of the best museum wines this region has to offer. The weekend kicked off with a bang as most cellar doors were busy right from the beginning with visitors trying to avoid the crowds, this continued across both days and kept all of the cellar doors on their toes.More Information
August 10, 2015
Langhorne Creek invited a number of different wine media personalities the opportunity to have exclusive tastings and tour of the Langhorne Creek region over the 7th and 8th of August; not unlike the SIP and TIP visits conducted earlier in the year with sommeliers and trade professionals in the wine industry.More Information
July 21, 2015
There's a new sculpture in town as part of the Adelaide Hills International Sculpture Symposium!More Information
July 13, 2015
July 8, 2015
Vaness Altmann began working at Temple Bruer at the age of 19 to follow her passion for wine. Learning from David Bruer, in 2011 Vanessa started her own wine label, 'Switch.' Following in David's footsteps in becomming a certified organic winemaker, Vanessa is now the proud owner of a "two barrel wine empire." Click through for the full article.
June 18, 2015
Over the weekend of the 14th and 15th of June, Langhorne Creek played host to a group of 10 lucky winners of Wine Australia’s Trade Immersion Program (TIP). They were treated to two days of exclusive tastings and discussion of some of the best wines from the Langhorne Creek region.More Information
May 21, 2015
On Sunday the 17th and Monday the 18th of May, we played host to 11 Australian Sommeliers as part of the Wine Australia Sommelier Immersion Program (SIP).More Information
May 18, 2015
After an incredibly close contest at this year’s William Buck Wine Show judging, Bleasdale Vineyards walked away with Producer of the year; half a point separating Bleasdale from second place and will allow them bragging rights for the rest of the year.More Information
May 18, 2015
This year’s Vigneron of the Year award recognized Brad Case, a forward thinking individual who quite literally represents a good portion of the so-called machinery that keeps the Langhorne Creek wine region running.More Information
May 6, 2015
It was a tough task to follow up last year’s inaugural Langhorne Creek Wine Show; however the 2nd annual Langhorne Creek Wine Show definitely met expectations. Of the 185 regional wines entered for judging 113, were awarded medals, 20 of which were Gold. Unlike last year, this year lacked a dominating winery, with trophies being awarded to six different wineries. This made competition for Producer of the Year hotly contested and extremely close, coming down to a tense wine taste-off. Bleasdale Vineyards took out the trophy and is a reflection of the hard work and dedication put into all of their wines.More Information
April 20, 2015
With 2015 in full swing, it is time for the William Buck Langhorne Creek Wine Show; giving the ‘Champion Wine’ producer bragging rights for the next 12 months.More Information
March 6, 2015
Shiraz is one to watch in Langhorne Creek
Having kicked off on January 28 this year, the wine grape vintage is well underway in the Langhorne Creek Wine Region and growers and wineries alike are all smiles with the mild weather the region is now enjoying.More Information
February 16, 2015
Local wineries felt the love over the weekend of February 7 and 8 when visitors to the region helped celebrate the Love Langhorne Creek weekend. The event is held each year in February and introduces consumers to alternative wines from the region as well as the origins of these varieties.More Information
January 21, 2015
Langhorne Creek Cabernet and Shiraz are already well-known and loved, but this years' Love Langhorne Creek weekend is set to entertain wine and food lovers with a taste of the region’s more intriguing alternative wines.More Information
November 24, 2014
Tough Mudder is coming to Langhorne Creek!More Information
November 14, 2014
On Saturday the 8th and Sunday the 9th November, visitors from far and wide travelled to Langhorne Creek to taste the region’s newest release wines and take part in some out of the barrel activities.
The weekend also offered the exclusive opportunity to taste pre-release wines, giving visitors a sneak peek of what we’re sure will be the next batch of award winning wines for Langhorne Creek!More Information
October 9, 2014
The month of September saw many trophies and awards handed out to some fantastic wines from our Langhorne Creek wineries.More Information
August 18, 2014
One of the highlights of the Langhorne Creek Winemakers' Luncheon each year is the infamously hilarious auction hosted by Lindsay Warner.
With many valueable wines up for grabs and a bonus item of a signed cricket bat, this year's auction saw the Langhorne Creek Winemakers' Committee raise $3,000 to be donated to the Mount Barker Chemotheraphy and Infusion Unit.More Information
August 1, 2014
Congratulations to our fantastic Langhorne Creek wine producers who have received a highly coveted 5 star rating in the 2015 James Halliday Wine Companion. Discover them today.
Angas Plains Estate
Brothers in Arms
Lake Breeze Wines
July 14, 2014
Have you heard the news? South Australia's first ever Tough Mudder is being held in Langhorne Creek. But it isn't for the faint of heart.More Information
June 18, 2014
For the second year in a row, Langhorne Creek has welcomed groups of interstate visitors as part of Wine Australia’s Trade Immersion Program (TIP) and Sommelier Immersion Programs (SIP).More Information
May 4, 2014
Langhorne Creek’s inaugural Wine Show results have shattered expectations, with 31 of the 198 regional wines judged taking out Gold Medals. The Follett family cemented their long-standing prestige with Lake Breeze Wines taking out Producer of the Year after collecting five of the eight trophies on offer at Friday’s Langhorne Creek Winemakers’ Luncheon.More Information
April 11, 2014
Last year Langhorne Creek saw an early Easter, early vintage. This year, true to form the region has experienced a late Easter, late vintage.More Information
April 11, 2014
It’s April already, vintage is well and truly underway and the Langhorne Creek Winemakers are busy working with their valued partners in the lead up to the Langhorne Creek Wine Show judging, awards Luncheon on Friday May 2 and Geek Wine Showcase Tasting on Sunday May 4.More Information
February 18, 2014
This year was the third Adelaide Cellar Door Wine Festival and every year the event just gets better for Langhorne Creek!More Information
February 17, 2014
Visitors new and old flocked to Langhorne Creek over the weekend of February 8th and 9th to experience the region’s best alternative varieties during Love Langhorne Creek.More Information
January 31, 2014
The inaugural Langhorne Creek Wine Show has arrived!
After 10 years, the Langhorne Creek Wine Showcase has become a well-oiled, smooth-flowing, wine judging event but to keep Langhorne Creek wine producers on their toes, the decision was made to turn our regional showcase into a full-blown wine show for the first time in 2014!More Information
January 23, 2014
Langhorne Creek Cabernet and Shiraz are already well-known and loved, but this years' Love Langhorne Creek weekend will provide the opportunity for wine lovers to taste the region’s more intriguing alternative wines and experience a wine region with a difference!More Information
December 3, 2013
Discover Langhorne Creek at the Cellar Door Wine Festival!
Langhorne Creek is heading back to the Adelaide Cellar Door Wine Festival for the fourth year of the annual event with 12 local labels eager to showcase their fantastic wines!More Information
November 18, 2013
Organisers of the Langhorne Creek Vignerons’ Day are hailing Sunday’s event as one of the best in its history – with thousands attending the picturesque Strathalbyn Racecourse to enjoy local food, wine and horse racing.
In excess of 3,000 punters, foodies and wine lovers were on the track to celebrate the race day’s 20th anniversary on Sunday, November 17.More Information
November 14, 2013
As one of the region’s newer events, the Langhorne Creek Out of the Barrel day set out to establish itself as an event that guests will lock in their calendar for years to come! On Saturday November 9th, visitors from far and wide travelled to Langhorne Creek to taste the newest releases of the region and experience some wines taken directly out of the barrel!More Information
October 24, 2013
It’s that time of the year again – the perfect Sunday where good food, great wine and entertaining horse racing come together at the picturesque Strathalbyn Racecourse for Langhorne Creek Vignerons’ Day.More Information
October 17, 2013
The 2013 Royal Adelaide Wine Show saw some fantastic results for the Langhorne Creek wine region. Across 66 categories, the region received 2 trophies, 7 gold, 5 silver and 13 bronze medals.More Information
October 3, 2013
A culmination of hard work and good ideas has seen Wine Diva Tours announce that they will now be offering tours of the Langhorne Creek wine region! As experienced tour operators of the McLaren Vale area, the team at Wine Diva Tours are pleased to be able to expand their exclusive services to Langhorne Creek. Working together with the Strath Motel to offer tour and accommodation packages, this initiative aims to bring guests both new and old to the region!More Information
September 12, 2013
Savour Australia 2013 is an Australian wine business forum being held at the Adelaide Convention Centre from September 15 – 18. Organised by Wine Australia, the event is the biggest and most comprehensive Australian wine forum ever undertaken, bringing many international and interstate guests to South Australia.
As a part of this program, Langhorne Creek hosted an international guest delegation as part of a Coast to Coonawarra itinerary. As the first region off the rank, Langhorne Creek received six international guests fresh off their respective planes on the afternoon of Tuesday September 10th ready for 24 hours of Langhorne Creek experiences.More Information
August 12, 2013
As one of the region’s most popular events the Langhorne Creek Cellar Treasures weekend did not disappoint. Held over the weekend of August 10th and 11th the event offered patrons the opportunity to discover the intriguing back vintages and museum wines of Langhorne Creek!More Information
July 31, 2013
At Langhorne Creek we’re uncorking some old favourites!
One of the region’s most popular events is on again! Join us over the weekend of August 10th and 11th when back vintages and museum wines of Langhorne Creek will be unearthed and waiting to be discovered by you!More Information
June 6, 2013
What's the saying? Early Easter, early vintage...
The 2013 Langhorne Creek vintage kicked off in the 1st week of February and progressed at a fast and furious pace leaving only a small amount of late harvest varieties by the end of March.
May 29, 2013
They came, they saw, they tasted, they discovered Langhorne Creek….
To kick off the Wine Australia Trade Immersion Program visits 10 Australian sommeliers and retailers experienced a whirl wind tour of the Langhorne Creek wine region across two days.
The lucky few were selected based on their outstanding performance at the inaugural A+ Australian Wine One Day Schools for the domestic wine market held in Sydney and Melbourne last month.More Information
May 4, 2013
It was party time at Langhorne Creek on the 3rd of May, when a crowd of nearly 300 winemakers, grape growers, media, politicians and industry partners marked the end of a successful vintage and unveiled the winners of the 2013 Langhorne Creek Winemakers Showcase at the 13th anniversary of the Langhorne Creek Winemakers’ Luncheon.
Read wine writer Huon Hooke's article here.More Information
March 4, 2013
Congratulations to Michael from Surrey Downs who won a Langhorne Creek Regional Selection Six Pack at the Cellar Door Wine Festival last weekend. He successfully answered all the questions in our quiz.
He now knows the following about the wine brands of Langhorne Creek! Do you?
1. The five wine labels found at The Winehouse are Ben Potts Wines, Gipsie Jack, John's Blend, Heartland & Kimbolton.
2. Bleasdale vineyards was established in 1850.
3. Angas Vineyards supplies grapes to wine for the label Handcrafted by Geoff Hardy.
4. Cleggett Wines' two indigenous grape varieties are the White Cabernet Sauvignon & Bronze Cabernet Sauvignon.
5. The two alternate grape varieties produced by Rusticana Wines are Zinfandel & Durif.
6. Shiraz and Cabernet grape varieties are found in the multi award winning Lake Breeze "Bernoota".
7. Brothers in Arms grapes are sourced from the iconic Metala Vineyards.
8. The 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon Step Rd wine won Champion Wine of the 2012 Langhorne Creek Showcase.
9. Bremerton's two Willson sisters are named Rebecca & Lucy.