Wine Basics - What Is The Best Temperature To Store And Serve Wine?

By Matthew Gerard on Jul 22, 2022

Wine is best enjoyed at the perfect temperature, but what is the perfect temperature for each type of wine? Read on to hear from Grand Cru’s wine experts, and discover tips to store your wine the way it shou...

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Like Peas In A Pod – Perfect Pairings For Winter Reds

By Matthew Gerard on Jun 24, 2022

The weather is cooling down, the heater is being cranked up, and the sound of popping bottles of red wine, pouring into a generous glass is echoing around the kitchen. Red wine is delectable on its own, but ...

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Discover These 5 Boutique Vineyards in the Hunter Valley

By Matthew Gerard on May 13, 2022

The Hunter Valley is one of Australia’s oldest and most acclaimed wine regions and is home to many award winning and internationally recognised wineries. For those who have already explored some of the 2605 ...

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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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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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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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How to Choose the Right Wine Glass

By Matthew Gerard on Sep 20, 2021

Did you know the shape of your wine glass actually impacts the taste of the wine?  This is because different wine glass shapes impact the density and positioning of wine vapours. Vapours are important for t...

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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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