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Maurice O'Shea Shiraz 2014 - one of the most incredible gifts a dad could ask for

Maurice O'Shea Shiraz 2014 - one of the most incredible gifts a dad could ask for

Article originally published by Signature Luxury Travel 15.8.19   The Signature Father’s Day Gift Guide It’s that time of year again. The time filled with frantic gift buying, where you madly scour the shops for a gift that says “you’re the best, Dad”. But Father’s Day doesn’t have to be this stressful. The Signature team has searched far and wide for the perfect gift so that you don’t have to. So whether he’s a tech head, an adventurer or just loves a great bottle of wine, we’ve found ...

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Honouring A Vision

Honouring A Vision

There is one constant, one central truth that lies at the core of the quality of the wines of Mount Pleasant. The vineyards.  Recognised as some of the greatest in the Hunter Valley, Mount Pleasant’s vineyards are testament to the vision of Maurice O’Shea and the McWilliam family, who saw in their gentle slopes and complex volcanic soils the potential for greatness, for wines that not only resonated with intrinsic quality, but that also truly spoke clearly of Hunter Valley terroir. Wines that...

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Jim Chatto Appointed Mcwilliam’s Chief Winemaker

Jim Chatto Appointed Mcwilliam’s Chief Winemaker

McWilliam’s Wines is proud to announce the appointment of Jim Chatto to the role of McWilliam’s Chief Winemaker, based at Mount Pleasant in the Hunter Valley. Jim becomes the fourth Chief Winemaker to be based at Mount Pleasant since Maurice O’Shea established the Hunter Valley winery in 1921. Jim’s appointment will see him responsible for the winemaking and stylistic direction of all McWilliam’s wines across its Australian portfolio, and follows the retirement of Phil Ryan in 2012. Jim will...

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Mount Pleasant Winery Named In Top 10% Of Tripadvisor Businesses Worldwide

McWilliam’s Mount Pleasant Estate is proud to announce that it has been awarded a 2013 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for their Hunter Valley Cellar Door and Elizabeth’s Restaurant. Review Mount Pleasant on TripAdvisor This accolade honours hospitality excellence and is bestowed on establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor. Only the top 10 per cent of businesses listed on TripAdvisor worldwide receive this award and they must achieve an avera...

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