2014 Orange WINE Festival
The 2014 Orange Wine Festival is on again.
This year's festival will be extended across a number of weekends. The key dates are:
2014 Orange Wine Festival: 17 October - 2 November
Friday 17 October: Orange Wine Show Dinner
Saturday 18 October: Orange Wine Show Tasting
Friday 17-Sunday 2 November : Wine Central (to be held on selected dates)
Friday 24 October: Orange Wine Festival Night Market
Saturday 1 November: Wines in the Vines
We look forward to seeing you then. For information on Orange Wine Festival visit Tasteorange.com.au
2014 Angullong 'Fossil Hill' Vermentino:
NEW RELEASE - We grafted the Vermentino in 2012, aiming to build on the alternative varieties in our portfolio,” explained Angullong’s Ben Crossing. “Vermentino is a Mediterranean variety native to Italy, it is also grown in France and now finding a home in Australia, particularly in the warm inland areas due to its ability to thrive in hot and dry growing conditions. In spring of 2011 we decided to graft a small area to see how it would perform in our cooler region at 600m above sea level. We chose to graft a site on top of a ridge that is exposed to hot dry westerly winds during summer. more...