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Orange Wine Festival - Done and Dusted

Another successful Orange Wine Festival 2017 has come to a close.  With signature events all sold out including our own humble little event the Pilgrimage of Elevation, Orange is becoming a hub for wine and food travel and why not! It's a picturesque place with rolling hills and fantastic locally grown produce!Pilgrimage of Elevation Wrap - Our guests were met in town by Justin Jarrett, vigneron and owner of See Saw Wines, who then joined them on the trip out to the first vineyard Annangrove Park at an average elevation of 750 metres above sea level. Hopping off the bus in the middle of the  vineyard - the prosecco block at 745 mtrs, everyone was treated to a crisp chilled glass...

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I Love Vintage!

I love vintage! I get a little sparkle in my eye when I see the fruit start to fill and change colour. The air is electric and I’m excited to see tractors pulling grape bins zipping through the vineyard, getting back to the harvester before the next bin is full! Seeing all the hands quickly and gently snip off delicious delicate juicy globes and swiftly running buckets back to the grape bin. Your harvest is like a report card. Full of A’s because of all your hard work and effort over the last year. You’re attentive and disciplined and do things on time resulting in great clean fruit! Sure there are many pressures throughout the year. Machinery breaks down, parts...

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News from See Saw

Hello, It's been a while! We have so much to tell you all. So grab a glass of your favourite See Saw wine I'm having a Pinot Gris and we'll have a quick catch up on up on what's happening!   Vintage 2016   2016 has been a fantastic year for See Saw and the Orange Wine Region. The weather through vintage was dry and all our fruit came off beautifully.  We hand picked our premium parcels and the went off to produce some trophy winning Sauvignon Blanc, trophy winning Chardonnay and awarding winning Prosecco!   High on a Hill  After the action and go go go of vintage, we sat along a long lunch table high on a hillside in April with Mandagery Creek Venison during...

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