September 30, 2019

It had been three long years since we last showcased our wine at the Global Wineries’ Wine Village event. So as we sit in the airport, sipping on our Bloody Mary’s, we feel pretty psyched to begin rekindling a special and long-lasting relationship.

The Wine Village has...

September 2, 2019

Michael, Kath & I recently travelled to Taiwan to meet with our distributors - Allen Wine. Here’s a few highlights - just a little taste of the time we spent in the capital of Taipei.

We met with our lovely host June Chen for lunch - xia long bao (soup dumplings) at the...

June 28, 2019

Slow Braised Lamb, Butter Beans, Roasted Cauliflower, Green Olives, Almonds & Feta

You may have heard of a little joint on the corner of Main and McMurtrie Rd in McLaren Vale called the Salopian Inn. The food is to die for! We managed to get a hold of the legend herself...

May 31, 2019

photo credit: @pantsoffwineday

We are all guilty of getting lazy in winter when there are 101 excuses to become a bit of a hermit! While that does still sound good (particularly with a glass of wine, Ugg boots and your friends), we have decided to share with you some...

April 30, 2019

April has come and gone quicker than the blink of an eye…

While the rest of Australia managed to spin a 10 day weekend over Easter and Anzac Day, there was no rest for the winery/vineyard crew at Penley Estate. Vintage started for us on the 12/03/2019 and has only just...

April 1, 2019

Well they don't call it Mad March for no reason... here at Penley things have been full throttle. From Germany to China, to celebrating women in all their glory, and most importantly, our 2019 vintage kicked off this month. We have picked all the Shiraz and Merlot, han...

February 28, 2019

This year for International Women’s Day, we decided that 24 hours is just not enough time to celebrate Penley women and all that they have achieved. So instead we are making the whole month of March ‘International Women’s Month’! We have selected 15 women we think you...

February 28, 2019

Aaaah February, a month of absolute chaos (organised chaos that is). This month there were adventures in Russia, visits from Canada and I’d say a slight lack of sleep at the winery. It’s pre vintage and so when I asked our winemaker, Lauren about the state of the winer...

January 31, 2019

Can you believe we are already one month into 2019, only 11 months until Christm…. kidding, let’s not go there.

2018 brought a lot of exciting times and high accomplishments for us here at Penley and we wanted to share a few of them with you.

In August we celebrated 3 wi...

July 19, 2018

Welcoming our new teammates, Lauren + Morrie!

 It is with great pleasure that we share the news of Lauren Hansen joining the Penley Estate wine team in July 2018.

Graduating from the University of Adelaide in 2012, dux of the Bachelor of Viticulture and Oenology course...

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