Hunter Terroir - Defining a Unique Region and Wine Style

Updated: Jan 9




The unique situation of the Hunter wine grape growing region being situated in the break in the Great Dividing Range creates the climate that moderates an otherwise warm grape growing environment. The years of experience and knowledge add to the development of high-quality wines from the patchwork of soils and vineyards all of which go to define the Hunter Terroir.

The unique situation of the Hunter wine grape growing region being situated in the break in the Great Dividing Range creates the climate that moderates an otherwise warm grape growing environment. The years of experience and knowledge add to the development of high-quality wines from the patchwork of soils and vineyards all of which go to define the Hunter Terroir.

Not enjoying the humidity that comes with a Hunter Summer? Well, you may not know it, but the vines are – not so much the risk of mildew infection, which we spray to avoid, but the protection the humidity gives them stopping them from drying out and shriveling.