Mount Pleasant 2017 vintage continues to shine winning NSW Wine of the Year

– Amy Hayes

Mount Pleasant 2017 vintage continues to shine winning NSW Wine of the Year
19
Oct

Sydney/Pokolbin 19 October 2018, Mount Pleasant Wines is thrilled to announce that their iconic Old Paddock & Old Hill Shiraz has been awarded NSW Governor’s Trophy for Best in Show at today’s 2018 NSW Wine Awards. This great honour was complimented by two other trophies won on the day by the Old Paddock & Old […]

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New Chief Winemaker Sparks a Spate of Trophies for Mount Pleasant

– Amy Hayes

New Chief Winemaker Sparks a Spate of Trophies for Mount Pleasant
28
Aug

27 August 2018, Pokolbin: Mount Pleasant, now headed up by Chief Winemaker Adrian Sparks has received phenomenal results for its 2017 1880 Vines Old Hill Shiraz winning five trophies at the Hunter Valley Wine Show held this week. The wine, sourced from the original vines planted on the estate in 1880 wowed judges across the […]

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Mount Pleasant Ignites a Spark in Chief Winemaker Role

– Amy Hayes

Mount Pleasant Ignites a Spark in Chief Winemaker Role
14
May

Sydney/Pokolbin, 14 May 2018: Today McWilliam’s Wines Group announces a new era for winemaking at the iconic Mount Pleasant winery as Adrian Sparks moves into the role of Chief Winemaker. Only the fifth Chief Winemaker in the 98-year history of the winery, Adrian sits among some of Australia’s most celebrated winemaking alumni including the late […]

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Mount Pleasant 2018 Vintage Snapshot

– Tristan Jones

Mount Pleasant 2018 Vintage Snapshot
14
May

Mount Pleasant Chief Winemaker Adrian Sparks outlines the quality and elegance of the 2018 vintage…”2018 should be an absolute ripper of a vintage.”

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Australia’s Best Winery Experiences

– Amy Hodgson

Australia’s Best Winery Experiences
7
Oct

Find out why Mount Pleasant has received the honour of being named one of ‘Australia’s Best Winery Experiences’in a recent review by BUPA Travel Insurance. Australia is home to some of the world’s most enchanting vineyards. With rich soil and optimum growing conditions, the hills, rivers and valleys of our great southern land, yield grape […]

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Mount Pleasant – 2017 Halliday Winery of the Year

– Wine Australia

Mount Pleasant – 2017 Halliday Winery of the Year
6
Sep

The Halliday Wine Awards are amongst the most prestigious in the world. Led by James Halliday, arguably the world’s foremost expert on Australian wine, the awards celebrate our best and brightest winemakers and wineries from across our 65 diverse regions. This year the award for Winery of the Year, proudly sponsored by Wine Australia, has been won […]

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MOUNT PLEASANT ANNOUNCED AS JAMES HALLIDAY’S WINE COMPANION 2017 ‘WINERY OF THE YEAR’

– Amy Hodgson

MOUNT PLEASANT ANNOUNCED AS JAMES HALLIDAY’S WINE COMPANION 2017 ‘WINERY OF THE YEAR’
3
Aug

Australia’s doyen of wine, James Halliday AM, has awarded the Hunter Valley’s Mount Pleasant, 2017 Winery of the Year. Mount Pleasant, established in 1921, was honoured with seven shiraz scoring between 97 and 99 points, supported by three semillon scoring more than 95 points. Halliday credits the appointment of McWilliam’s Chief Winemaker Jim Chatto in […]

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Save the Date – Annual O’Shea Launch

– Amy Hodgson

Save the Date – Annual O’Shea Launch
1
Aug

  Contact our Cellar Door Team to reserve your place or for more information. Phone: (02) 4998 7505 | Email: MPCellarDoor@mcwilliamswines.com.au UPDATE 12 OCTOBER 2016: This event is now sold out.      

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Book for the 3801 Limited heritage train trip to Mount Pleasant

– Tristan Jones

Book for the 3801 Limited heritage train trip to Mount Pleasant
11
Feb

Date: Sunday 20th March 2016 Join us for a unique day of pure nostalgia and indulgence as the special heritage diesel train from 3801 Limited departs from Sydney bound for the Mount Pleasant winery. This will be a fantastic opportunity to travel to Mount Pleasant as you never have before. On board the train, you will meet […]

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Mount Pleasant 2015 Vineyard Report

– Paul Harvey

Mount Pleasant 2015 Vineyard Report
3
Dec

Here’s a brief rundown on what has been happening in and around the Mount Pleasant vineyards during the growing season. Our own staff and a group of contractors spent the cool winter months doing what in my opinion is the most important task of the year; pruning the vines to set bud numbers, it is […]

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