Owned and operated by the D’Aquino family, the vineyard and cellar door are on 125ha located 3km east of Orange. The vineyard is planted to chardonnay, sauvignon blanc, riesling, pinot noir, merlot, shiraz, cabernet franc and prosecco. At an elevation of 900m, on deep alluvial and rich basalt soils, the cool to cold climate and long growing season produce elegant reds and crisp, clean whites. Three labels are produced: Generations, Mt Canobolas (denoted by an illustration) and Patrono. Exports to Sweden and Finland. -JAMES HALLIDAY
Located on 125 hectares on the Central Tablelands of New South Wales at Orange, 3kms east of the city, it is currently planted to 14 Hectares of grapes consisting of 0.79 Ha Chardonnay, 1.83 Ha Pinot Noir, 6.0 Ha Sauvignon Blanc, 0.80 Ha Merlot,0.6Ha Riesling,3.22 Ha Shiraz 0.67 Ha Prosecco and 0.6 Ha Cabernet Franc.The vineyard grew from just 10 acres of grapes, first planted in 1986, to now over 35 acres of plantings in 2020. Other family members have contributed to the business, including Rex’s mother Zina and his brother Charles. In 2018, the youngest daughter of Rex’s family, Nikki DAquino, joined the business, bringing the passing of the business to the 4th Generation.
Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir, Shiraz, Chardonnay, Merlot
Located in the middle of the vineyard the cellar door has 360 degree views of the surrounding countyside. Open 7 days. Cellar releases available.
10am-5pm, 7 days
Details are correct at time of writing
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