Australian Vintners Donate Grapes to Winery Torched in Brush Fires

Australian Vintners Donate Grapes to Winery Torched in Brush Fires

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wine-GrampianEstatesWineries in Australia rallied to support a fellow vintner whose crop had been destroyed by regional bushfires. Ten thousand dollars in grapes were donated to allow Grampians Estate to bottle a Shiraz that year.

They called it the ‘Friends Collection‘ and put images of the fires and the people who helped them return to their craft on the front and back labels of the 2006 vintage.

Don’t you just love Australian wines even more now?

(READ the full story from ABC.net)

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