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November 24, 2014

Be a Volunteer for Tough Mudder

Tough Mudder is coming to Langhorne Creek!

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November 14, 2014

Something Out of the Barrel at Langhorne Creek

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!

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October 9, 2014

Regional Success in September

The month of September saw many trophies and awards handed out to some fantastic wines from our Langhorne Creek wineries. 

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August 18, 2014

Auction Funds Help Out Local Chemotherapy Unit

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. 

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August 1, 2014

5 stars of recognition

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

Bleasdale Vineyards

Bremerton Wines

Brothers in Arms

Casa Freschi

Heartland Wines

John’s Blend

Karrawatta

Lake Breeze Wines

Posted
July 14, 2014

Langhorne Creek getting Tough and Muddy

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.

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June 18, 2014

Immersed in all things Langhorne Creek

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).

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May 4, 2014

30 Gold awarded in first Langhorne Creek Wine Show

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.

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April 11, 2014

Celebrating another great vintage

Last year Langhorne Creek saw an early Easter, early vintage.  This year, true to form the region has experienced a late Easter, late vintage.

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April 11, 2014

Langhorne Creek Champion to be announced soon

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.

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Posted
February 18, 2014

Celebrating the Cellar Door Wine Festival

This year was the third Adelaide Cellar Door Wine Festival and every year the event just gets better for Langhorne Creek!

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February 17, 2014

Langhorne Creek loved by many

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. 

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Posted
January 31, 2014

Langhorne Creek Wine Show - it’s official!

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!

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January 23, 2014

Fall in love with the alternative side of Langhorne Creek

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!

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Posted
December 3, 2013

Cellar Door Wine Festival

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!

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November 18, 2013

20th Vignerons’ Races a Great Celebration

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.

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November 14, 2013

Good times and wine expertise come Out of the Barrel at Langhorne Creek

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!

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October 24, 2013

Vignerons celebrate twenty years of food, wine and racing

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.

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October 17, 2013

Langhorne Creek 2013 Royal Adelaide Wine Show Results

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.

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October 3, 2013

Wine Diva Tours now embark to Langhorne Creek

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!

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September 12, 2013

Langhorne Creek Savours International Visitors

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.

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August 12, 2013

Hundreds enjoy the spoils of wine treasures at Langhorne Creek

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!

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July 31, 2013

Langhorne Creek celebrates its hidden treasures

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!

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Posted
June 6, 2013

Vintage Report

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.

 

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Posted
May 29, 2013

Immersed in all things Langhorne Creek…

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.

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Posted
May 4, 2013

Wine Winners Announced in Langhorne Creek

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.

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Posted
March 4, 2013

Regional Selection Six Pack Winner

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. 


       

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