Dark Horse Winery of the Year 2018

August 4, 2017News

  I am delighted to announce that Boat O’Craigo has been awarded the James Halliday ‘Darkhorse Winery Of The Year’ for 2018. The award was formally announced at the fifth annual Qantas epiQure Halliday Australian Wine Companion Awards during a gala dinner at the National Gallery Of Victoria on Wednesday 2nd of August amid an … Read More

$49 Lunch Deal for two / Halliday Subscribers Exclusive

June 7, 2017Cellar Door, Promotions

Sit back, relax and share an antipasto paddle and pizza with a glass of wine each while you take in floor to ceiling views overlooking the vineyard and surrounding ranges. Value of $70. (30% off regular price)  BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL by email or phone 03 5962 6899. Deal is for 2 people only. Halliday subscribers to present … Read More

Who’s talking about Boat O’Craigo Chardonnay?

February 6, 2017News

  WINESTATE Best Wines of 2016 Cellar 5 + Delightful sweet oak and varietal fruit fragrances of lemon zest and almonds which follows through to the smooth flavoursome palate with well-integrated acidity. GOURMET TRAVELLER WINE Best Buys $30 and under Huon Hooke This is a delicious, more-ish, modern Yarra Valley chardonnay of modest alcohol (13 … Read More

James Halliday Wine Companion results 2017

August 9, 2016Awards

Boat O’Craigo Black Spur 2015 Chardonnay Rating: 94          Drink By: 2021          Price: $28.00          Date Tasted: 02 Mar 2016          Alcohol: 13.5% James Halliday – Published on 03 Aug 2016 It doesn’t put a foot wrong. Sweet fruit with savoury nuances. Spicy oak, but fully integrated. A wash of juicy acidity. And clear, clean lines from start to … Read More