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Virtual Wine + Art

We’re teaming up with Cork & Chroma to bring you an afternoon of wine and art from your own loungeroom! To get those creative juices flowing, we’ll kick off by taking you through a tasting of our Yarra Valley wines. Next, Cork & Chroma will run you through the basics of acrylics on canvas, bringing…

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Virtual tasting: discover aged white wines

If you tasted a wine, would you know which flavours came from the environment, weather, winemaking or age? Tasting a “vertical” is a great way to learn just that, and we’ve got the best teacher to show you how. You're in for a treat with this virtual event; tasting current vintages of our Yarra Valley…

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Virtual tasting: discover aged white wines

If you tasted a wine, would you know which flavours came from the environment, weather, winemaking or age? Tasting a “vertical” is a great way to learn just that, and we’ve got the best teacher to show you how. You're in for a treat with this virtual event; tasting current vintages of our Yarra Valley…

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Virtual tasting: Get to know Pinot with Meg Brodtmann, MW

If you tasted a wine, would you know which flavours came from the environment, weather, winemaking or age? Tasting a “vertical” is the best way to learn just that, and we’ve got the best teacher to show you how. We're back with our virtual tastings with Meg Brodtmann, Master of Wine. This time, due to…

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Virtual vertical tasting with Meg Brodtmann, MW

If you tasted a wine, would you know which flavours came from the environment, weather, winemaking or age? Tasting a “vertical” is the best way to learn just that, and we’ve enlisted the best teacher to show you how. We’ve dug into our museum wines for 3 top vintages of Cabernet Sauvignon to taste and…

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5 Stars from Halliday

Wineries were holding their breath today, waiting the highly anticipated annual Halliday Wine Companion ratings to be released. James Halliday is one of Australia’s most respected wine critics and as such, his rating system  is perhaps the most highly recognised in the Australian system. We were thrilled to find out that he thinks we're pretty…

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Visiting Our Dog Friendly Winery

We love dogs at Rob Dolan Wines, in fact our own Merlot has recently been promoted to Chief Cuddle Officer, a title truly deserved. You’re welcome to bring your own fury friend to our Yarra Valley Cellar Door; we’re close to Melbourne so the winery makes for a good little day trip. Here’s a few…

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Three Vintages, Three Countries, One Year

2019 was certainly a year to remember, three harvests squeezed into twelve months across three different countries. An amazing experience leaving me with a keen appetite for winemaking. The year began not far from home in the southern hemisphere at Brokenwood Wines in the Hunter Valley. Starting in mid-January we saw some terrific parcels of…

by Ben Dolan | Cellar + Brand Ambassador
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