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Italian style

  The King Valley lifestyle is influenced by Italian roots, but grounded in its Australian bush setting. Our winemaking families explain how an Italian style influences their own lives and…

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Picnic time

When the sun comes out to play, it’s time to throw down a picnic rug and slow down. We asked three King Valley picnickers to share their best spots for…

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Dal Zotto, King Valley

The birth of Australian Prosecco

In the mid-1990s, Otto Dal Zotto’s sons asked which wine he really wanted to make next. Otto didn’t hesitate in naming his favourite variety from his youth in Italy: “Prosecco!”…

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King River Estate Welcome

Welcoming King River Estate

  We’re thrilled to welcome King River Estate to the Wines of the King Valley community. The calm exterior of King River Estate, overlooking the stunning King River in Edi,…

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Sam Miranda Tour of the King Valley

Cycling the valley

  The Sam Miranda tour is a spring classic that races through the region’s best tracks and scenery. Is this your year to get amongst the action?   Sam Miranda…

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King Valley Sangiovese Project

The Sangiovese Project

It’s no accident that the King Valley is the king of Sangiovese. That beautiful glass of wine in your hand is the result of extensive research into the variety: The…

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Politini family recipe osso buco

Comfort food

  The fire’s flickering, wine’s on the table and the osso buco is slow cooking. It doesn’t get much better than this. The Politini family share their ultimate, heart warming…

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King Valley Nebbiolo

Nebbiolo in focus

  Are you ready for a romance of Italian proportion? Nebbiolo, known as Italy’s most revered grape, is often described as vibrant, sensitive and tantalising. It’s finicky about where it…

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King Valley Winemaking Families Feast

Food, wine and family

  We take a peek behind the cellar doors, into the King Valley winemaking families’ feasts.   “It’s a vibrant, happy environment” Lidia Politini, Politini Wines To us, a feast…

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