June 30, 2019
26th The Edinburgh Great Shiraz Challenge 2019
Great news for Schubert Estate from the annual 26th The Edinburgh Great Shiraz Challenge 2019.
Jason our winemaker and Max poured our range of estate grown Shiraz wines to over 2000 Shiraz lovers at the event held at the Historic Edinburgh Hotel (The Ed Cellars) in Adelaide, one of Australia’s best independent wine retail stores.
With our first entries to the Shiraz Challenge, competing against more than 250 of Australia’s greatest Shiraz wines, we were awarded number 7 in the Top 10 wines over $30 with the 2015 Gander Reserve Shiraz.
The Top 10 consisted classic Shiraz producers such as Torbreck, Hentley Farm, Powell and Son and Mollydooker. Great company to be amongst!
The 2015 Lone Goose Shiraz Viognier was awarded 21st, and the 2015 Hatchling Shiraz was awarded 100th place in the Top 100 wines of the event.
These wines are in very limited volumes and are available here on our website or at either of our celardoors located at 261 Roennfeldt Rd Marananga SA 5355 or 26 Kensington Rd Rose Park, SA 5067.
August 03, 2018
ST. PETERS COLLEGE WINEMAKERS OF SAINTS
On August 3, Schubert Estate took part in the St. Peters College annual tradition event, Winemakers of Saints, and received numerous accolades.
St. Peters College is a historic and prestigious private boys' school in Adelaide, South Australia. Since its founding in 1847, St. Peters College has produced 3 Nobel Laureates, 42 Rhodes Scholars, 10 Australian prime ministers, and countless numbers of the elite, making it one of Australian premier boys' colleges. Winemakers of Saints aims to raise money fo the college students. All the tickets and auction proceeds will be spent on the infrastructure construction of the college and the cultivation of the students. The selection requirements for the event are very strict. The wine products of the wineries must be excellent and the wineries must be graduated from the college or have children study in the college.
As one of the 25 selected wineries, Schubert Estate gathered a large number of wine lovers at the stand and the high quality shiraz and vioginer wines won the favour and good reputation from the attendees.
June 12, 2018
2018 CHINA ROAD SHOW
Schubert Estate recently participated in the 2018 China Road Show held by Wine Autralia in four major cities, Shengyang, Jinan, Wuhan and Shanghai. More than 700 wines from over 40 Australian wine regions presented at the event.
During the 10-day, 4-city event, Schubert Estate received varying degrees of praise from insiders, wine lecturers, distributors and guests all over China. Wine Australia China representative David Lucas took photos with wine trader in front of Schubert Estate stand. Wine master Robert Geddes, came to taste Schubert Estate Wines and gave a high appreciation. Junwen Xiao, the founder of Wine+ Wine Culture Company and Casey Zong, their marketing manager, also took photos with Schubert Estate China representatives.
March 19, 2018
2018 JAMES HALLIDAY "FIVE RED-STARS WINERY MASTER CLASS & DINNER"—CHENGDU, CHINA
Australia's foremost wine reviewer & judge, James Halliday held a master class on Australian five red-stars winery on 19 March, 2018 in Chengdu. The Lone Goose Shiraz, Sentinel Shiraz and Goose-yard Block Shiraz of Schubert Estate were used as the teaching wines in the class. The Le Jars Blanc Vioginer, Lone Goose Shiraz and Goose-yard Block Shiraz were selected by James Halliday to serve at the event's dinner. After the dinner, James Halliday, the first person to have dicovered Schubert Estate, signed several 2014 Goose-yard Block Shiraz labels to express his fondness of Schubert Estate.
March 07, 2018
2018 AUSTRALIA CHINA WINE INDUSTRY RESOURCE SEMINAR—ADELAIDE
As part of the seminar, 48 Chinese delegation representatives, inculding Mr. Xiaohu Xu, who is the vice-president of China Food and Livestock Export Chamber of Commerce, visited Schubert Estate in Barossa Valley on 7th March, 2018. They all enjoyed their time visiting the winery, vineyard and barrel storage area. All of the representatives spoke highly of the quality of our wines and most of them were keen for a long-term cooperation.
March 02-04, 2018
2018 ADELAIDE CELLAR DOOR FESTIVAL—ADELAIDE
The 2018 Cellar Door Festival held from 2nd March to 4th March at the Adelaide Convention Center. This annual event is the most prestigious food and wine festival in South Australia, attracting about 200 local businesses, visitors were offered a great insight into the Australian wine culture. Schubert Estate drew positive attention from various local wine clubs, wine importers and visitors during the 3-day event. Especially, Patrick Iland, the author of several Australian wine professional textbooks, who visited Schubert Estate stand, after having tasted the wines, he signed one of his published book “Australian Wine: styles and tastes, people and places” for our wine book library.
November 14, 2017
2017 PROWINE CHINA —SHANGHAI, CHINA
About 40 Australian boutique wineries attended the 2017 ProWine China in Shanghai. During the event, our Le Jars Blanc Viognier and Goose-yard Block Shiraz were used as the Tasting Class wines to represent Barossa Valley style. Moreover, Schubert Estate, as the only winery was interviewed by Shanghai Dragon TV and also received "highly recommend" from the Australian Master of Wine, Robert Geddes. We were very pleased to have attracted many local wine importers.
SEPTEMBER 07, 2017
AUSTRALIAN WINE GRAND TASTING—SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA
A great South Australian success story continues with the Barossa winery, Schubert Estate, as they charmed the South Koreans who were queuing up to taste the wines at the Marriott Hotel in Seoul. "We were extremely busy and by the end of the day we ran out of our wine! It was heartening to hear that many people already knew a little about the Barossa Valley and that it is famous for its 'dark' coloured wine and even more exciting that they loved our wines' It was heartening to hear that they were very keen to see the wines made available here in Korea". Another highlight of the visit for the Schuberts and winemakers from other States was an invitation to a special dinner, held at the Deputy Head of Mission of the Australian Embassy Mr Ravi Kewalram's home. During the evening the Australian wine delegates were given the opportunity to meet, mingle and share their wines with major Korean importers.
SEPTEMBER 04, 2017
AUSTRALIAN WINE GRAND TASTING—TOKYO, JAPAN
Barossa winery, Schubert Estate, attracted great interest with the Japanese wine community at the Grand Tasting event held in Tokyo early this month. Attending the Wine Australian wine tasting event in Tokyo on September 4th, Steve Schubert's handcrafted wines attracted Japan's importers, restaurateurs, sommeliers and local wine media. In particular the two Shiraz wines, the Gander and Goose-yard Block, achieved 97 and 96 point scores with James Halliday, were described by many of the attending sommeliers as 'outstanding' and 'a truly remarkable experience' .
MARCH 18, 2017
Each year Schubert Estate holds a harvest celebration to thank everyone for their last year's efforts. This year, more than 200 people were invited to the Schubert Estate Harvest Celebration, including Bob Sloane Mayor from Barossa Council, Bill OBrien Mayor from Light Council and local media.
FEBRUARY 12, 2017
Schubert Estate joined the exclusive viewing of Adelaide's most prestigious address-Echelon. During the event, Schubert Estate's The Gosling Shiraz 2015 received Highly Commendation scores from the guests.
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
ADELAIDE CELLAR DOOR OPENING CEREMONY
Schubert Estate Adelaide Cellar Door is located in Rose Park, which is just 3 kilometres away from the Adelaide CBD. You can purchase the Schubert Estate wines without driving an hour or more to and from the Barossa Valley. The classical European style decorated VIP room, meeting room and coffee & wine bar provide a great place for family & friends get-together and business events.