The Barossa Winemaker of the Year award recognises a Barossa winemaker who utilises premium Barossa grapes and who has made or is making a significant contribution to the industry in the areas of sustainability, research, quality, innovation or technical excellence.
Stu Bourne from Soulgrowers was awarded Winemaker of the Year in 2020 and here is a collection of wines that demonstrate why:
Soul Growers 2017 "Cellar Dweller" Cabernet
Soul Growers 2019 "Serendipitous" Pinot Noir
Soul Growers 2018 "Equilibrium" GSM
Soul Growers 2019 "Provident" Shiraz
Soul Growers 2018 "slow Grown" Shiraz
Soul Growers 2017 "Hampel" Sigle Vineyard Shiraz
The collection includes one "Super-Premium" wine, two "Premium" wines and four "Great Value" wines.