Two years of Cornella Brewery

Two years of Cornella Brewery

A facelift This October sees Matt and Spencer overtake two years of brewing as Cornella Real, The Shiraz Republic’s 200L nanobrewery. Since then there has been a lot of changes, observations and with the confidence of two years brewing, we’ve got some...
Car Club Visit: Boys Toys

Car Club Visit: Boys Toys

Car Club, “Boys Toys”, having a great day out at the vineyard. With the next few posts, we’re catching up on some of the action that happened over the busyness of harvest, or as we say – three months of ‘Organised Chaos’.  On the...
Rent-A-Row: Racking & Pruning

Rent-A-Row: Racking & Pruning

Learning, tasting & maintaining the 2017 Vintage We had 2 dozen groups come up for racking and pruning over Queen’s Birthday weekend and even more over the past few weekends. President Brian has been hosting pruning workshops, teaching our Citizens how aggressive...
Heathcote On-Show at The Shiraz Republic

Heathcote On-Show at The Shiraz Republic

Winemaking, Pruning, Tasting & Craft Beer Over the Queen’s Birthday weekend, the 11th, 12th & 13th of June, we’ll be helping our 2016 batch of Rent-A-Row Winemakers to rack off their wine to a fresh demijohn, removing sediment built up from...