Villa Maria 2017 Organic Merlot – Hawkes Bay, NZ

Villa Maria 2017 Organic Merlot - Hawkes Bay, NZ

Villa Maria Estate started organic winemaking 20 years ago and 30% of their owned vineyards are now organically managed. They’re aiming for 100% by 2030.

This family business currently has 3 organic wines available in Australia, this Private Bin Organic Merlot for $20, an organic Sauv Blanc which you can find my notes on a few posts back and a single vineyard Pinot Noir.

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Villa Maria 2018 Organic Sauvignon Blanc – NZ

Villa Maria 2018 Organic Sauvignon Blanc - NZ

Villa Maria Estate in New Zealand has been employing organic wine principles since 1999. It was in 2007 when they achieved the internationally recognised BioGro Organic Certification for a 21 hectare block in Hawkes Bay. And in 2009 Villa Maria became the first major winery in New Zealand to gain BioGro certification!

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Paxton NOW 2019 Chardonnay – McLaren Vale

Paxton NOW Chardonnay 2019 McLaren Vale

Are you looking for no added preservatives, organic or biodynamic wine? Well this McLaren Vale Chardonnay ticks all those boxes!

Introducing the Paxton Wines NOW 2019 Chardonnay which was released on a few months ago and I was lucky enough to be sent a sample bottle to taste (thank you!). Continue reading

Vineful – Organic, Preservative-Free, Vegan & Biodynamic Wines

Getting Stuck into my Vineful Wine DeliveryThere’s no denying that there’s been a surge in popularity for wines which are kinder to the environment, our bodies and lifestyles. Which is why I have some very exciting news for you today wine lovers.

I was recently introduced to Australia’s very first ‘mindful’ wine service – Vineful – and I think it’s going to be a hit! Continue reading