Exploring the World of Natural Wines

By Matthew Gerard on Apr 07, 2023

If you're a wine lover, you've probably heard of "natural wines" by now. But what exactly are they, and why are they becoming so popular? Let’s take a closer look at this fascinating and delicious world of w...

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7 Wineries to Visit in South Australia

By Matthew Gerard on Apr 04, 2022

South Australia boasts internationally acclaimed wine regions, known for stunning vineyard views, indulgent experiences and most importantly, expert wines. Here are just a few of the spectacular options for ...

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The Top 5 White Wines Perfect for Autumn

By Matthew Gerard on Mar 28, 2022

Cooling temperatures and changing leaves marks autumns arrival for the year, and with it comes the time to don a jumper and enjoy a change of palate. Check out this list of the top 5 white wines perfect for ...

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How to Find Your Perfect Wine

By Matthew Gerard on Nov 15, 2021

Whether you prefer a zesty and fresh white or a dark and spicy red, Grand Cru’s exclusive matching system, the WINE FINDER, will introduce you to the wines that best reflect your palate.   Here at Grand Cru...

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The Rising Popularity of Organic Wine, and Why You Should Try It!

By Matthew Gerard on Nov 08, 2021

Organic wine may just be better for your health and the environment.   It is no surprise that the organic food and drinks industry has expanded substantially over the years. With sales growing at an immense ...

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The 3 Tips to Remember When Choosing Wine to Cellar

By Matthew Gerard on Nov 01, 2021

Whether you drink your wine young or prefer to let it age, a climate-controlled environment is essential to protect your wine from spoiling.   1.Component balance The most integral factor when choosing a win...

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Five Beautiful Wineries in the Picturesque Yarra Valley Wine Region

By Matthew Gerard on Oct 25, 2021

With the weather warming up, why not take a trip to Victoria’s stunning Yarra Valley wine region?   The Yarra Valley is home to some of the finest and most renowned wineries in Victoria. Only an hour East of...

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5 Ways to Enjoy Your Wine

By Matthew Gerard on Oct 04, 2021

Growing your collection of fine wine is a process that may take years of searching and tasting to perfect – but are you allowing your bottles to reach their complete potential?   Although you may have been e...

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The Exciting New Tool for Finding Your Perfect Wine

By Matthew Gerard on Sep 27, 2021

Whether you are looking to find a wine that really speaks your language or develop your knowledge through discovering something new, Grand Cru Wines’ exciting new Wine Concierge tool is simply a must try for...

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Why is Organic Wine So Popular?

By Matthew Gerard on Aug 23, 2021

Organic and biodynamic wine sales have experienced incredible growth in recent years, with sales increasing by a staggering 50% each year according to Wine Australia. If you’re wondering what is prompting th...

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Wineries of Western Australia's Margaret River

By Matthew Gerard on Aug 02, 2021

Western Australia’s Margaret River wine region produces an incredible 25% of Australia’s premium wine range. The region is home to over 200 vineyards, each with distinct microclimates producing unique wines ...

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BACK TO NATURE: is organic wine about to take off?

By Matthew Gerard on Oct 10, 2019

Winemakers are going back to their roots with biodynamic wines. In a time of increased environmental consciousness, biodynamic winemaking has gained steady interest in the Australian viticulture industry. W...

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