Riesling grapes picked for the first time at Coolangatta Estate

Greg Ellis
Updated February 22 2017 - 7:20am, first published February 21 2017 - 3:00pm
New wine: Coolangatta Estate's Ben Wallis and Greg Bishop.
New wine: Coolangatta Estate's Ben Wallis and Greg Bishop.

The South Coast’s most awarded vineyard achieved another first this month as it continues to try new things. After being advised by its winemakers to plant Riesling a few years ago Coolangatta Estate has picked the first grapes of that variety in its 28th harvest which will conclude with the reds in March.

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Greg Ellis

Greg Ellis

Business Editor

Almost four decades in electronic, print and digital media. A writer, presenter, emcee, photographer and videographer with degrees in business management, marketing and human resources and tertiary qualifications in photography.

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