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Want to know the stories behind our wines? What's happening in the vineyard? What gems Mike's unearthing this vintage? Chances are you'll find a blog post about it. These are our stories, written by us for your enjoyment. And if you want the latest news delivered direct to your inbox, sign up to our database to receive our regular e-newsletter. Happy reading! 

Win the ultimate McLaren Vale escape, valued over $9,000

Monday, 18 May 2015

All of us at Gemtree Wines are passionate about growing better wine naturally. We love bringing people to our home in McLaren Vale to showcase

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The Phantom ~ Spotted Again

Wednesday, 26 November 2014

The next instalment of the Phantom series has been seen haunting a new location. Following the bespoke design of Phantom Three, Mike suited up

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Obsidian 2012

Wednesday, 26 November 2014

After a decade of growing Obsidian we are now perfecting this wine. Handcrafted from only our finest Shiraz parcels, Obsidian continues to be a

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Obsidian Story

Monday, 03 November 2014

Gemtree was founded when the Buttery family planted its beloved Shiraz in McLaren Vale four decades ago. The Obsidian Shiraz is a family treasure

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SURPRISE! Your Albarino is Savagnin

Monday, 03 November 2014

Some say, “out of adversity comes opportunity”… this sums up our Moonstone Savagnin perfectly. We originally planted this variety, ‘Savagnin’,

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White Lees... a spur of the moment idea.

Monday, 03 November 2014

Our Gemtree White Lees Shiraz is a unique wine which started as a spur of the moment idea when Mike started experimenting with the lees from

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