Thursday 22 July is International Shiraz Day – Shiraz’s day to shine

July 9, 2021

Shiraz extreme makeover – Wise style Our historic Mazza Shiraz Block greets visitors to the Wise Estate as they first enter the property. These well established Shiraz vines, planted by the late Jim Mazza in 1986, have recently had a makeover. We are rep [...]


Do you love good Margaret River red wine as much as this guy

June 16, 2021

Do you love good Margaret River red wine as much as this guy? This is Greg, our General Manager. When he’s not enjoying himself – which is most of the time – one of his enviable jobs is staying on top (literally!) of our wine operations. This involve [...]


Whale watching at Eagle Bay

June 1, 2021

Eagle Bay, at the northern end of Geographe Bay is an annual port of call for Right, Humpback and the largest of living creatures, Blue Whales. Majestic Humpback Whales have recently been spotted just south, along the Wilyabrup coast, and whale watching tours [...]


Sorry ScoMo, but how good is Margaret River Chardonnay?

May 18, 2021

With apologies to ScoMo, but just how good is Margaret River Chardonnay? With the perfect growing climate and skilled local winemakers, there is no better place to make Chardonnay than Margaret River. And recent vintages of Leaf Series Reserve Chardonnay  [...]


Seamless Cabernet sauvignon

January 5, 2021

The 2018 Leaf Series Cabernet Sauvignon is an epic wine at a very affordable price. It also has a 95 point Halliday rating and a gold medal from the 2020 James Halliday Australian Cabernet Challenge. And now, Stuart Knox is featuring it on Cellar Talk – [...]


Happy 2021 Everyone

What a year it’s been here at Wise Wine 🍇 🥂 We expanded our gin range and even produced ethanol for hand sanitiser during the Covid crisis… it’s been quite the journey! Thank you for all of your support this year, we can’t wait to [...]


WA Good Food Guide Southern Weekender opening

November 18, 2020

The WA Good Food Guide Southern Weekender official opening party takes place right here in the courtyard of Wise Vineyard Restaurant on Friday 20th November at 5pm, and just a handful of tickets are left. So if you’ve been thinking about it, now is the time [...]



October 21, 2020

It is almost a medical truism that Gin & Tonic is medicinal. Tonic water contains quinine which gives your protection from malaria. Limes contain vitamin C which protects you from scurvy. And Gin just makes everything better. Winston Churchill certainly [...]


The WA Good Food Guide Spring ABCs Dining Series at Wise Vineyard Restaurant

October 7, 2020

Please join us at the Wise Vineyard Restaurant in the Margaret River wine region on Saturday 10 October 2020 as we host The West Australian Good Food Guide Spring ABCs Dining Series. Heath Townsend & Ben Jacob’s exclusive menu is themed around the [...]


Drinking Gin Gin Gin in Gingin

September 21, 2020

Drinking Gin Gin Gin in Gingin Wise Distiller and resident Ginius, Greg Garnish is on a mission – there are 11 towns in Western Australia with ‘gin’ in their names and he wants to visit all of them. So while doing his bit to Wander Out Yonder, Greg is sw [...]


The Wisteria is back and so is new release Riesling

September 8, 2020

It must be spring, the Wisteria blossom in front of the Wise Vineyard Restaurant is back – and so is our newly released 2020 Leaf Series Riesling! 🥂💜 And just like Wisteria, the Riesling is absolutely beautiful and best enjoyed on sunny spring afte [...]


Never mind Cabernet Day, let’s celebrate Cabernet Week! 🍷

August 31, 2020

Happy #CabernetDay Wise Estate founding owner Ron Wise accidentally left his Cellar keys here, so we’ve picked out his favourite Cabernets for you to try. This Saturday is International Cabernet Day, but we thought Cabernet is more deserving, so instead, un [...]


Organic Gin arrives at Wise

August 25, 2020

Distilling gins and other spirits is a dark art– equal parts alchemy, rocket science and artistry. Since commencing distillation just over 12 months ago, the Wise range of gins and spirits have been enthusiastically received by our visitors and loyal online [...]


Responsible fathering sometimes requires unusual methods

August 24, 2020

A few weeks ago Wise General Manager and Master Distiller Greg Garnish attempted to espouse the virtues of our special edition Shiraz Gin to our Facebook friends. All was going well – Greg was in the zone and ad-libbing like a pro – when sudd [...]


Wine Companion highlights best of Margaret River

August 14, 2020

James Halliday and the Wine Companion team live streamed their much anticipated 2021 Halliday Awards ceremony last week – for the first time it was a totally virtual affair – and anybody could tune in and watch online. Congratulations to nearby Lee [...]


Ideas to warm your Winter

August 5, 2020

The Cape Naturaliste area has many Winter pleasures for you to explore. And amazingly, being surrounded on three sides by water means we never get too cold – and occasionally the clouds clear and we enjoy beautiful vistas just like this. There is always [...]


Winter Pleasures

July 27, 2020

Dining & wining ideas to warm your Winter The Cape Naturaliste area has many Winter pleasures for you to explore. And amazingly, being surrounded on three sides by water means we never get too cold. It may be wild and woolly outside but there is plenty of [...]


International Rosé Day

June 26, 2020

26 June is International Rosé Day – a great reason to brighten up a winters day. Rose is fun and perfect to share with friends. But is also a seriously good wine. Fruit forward aromas, a light body and refreshing crisp finish. It is also great food wine [...]


Last chance to secure Ray Jordan’s pick for Best Value Red

June 7, 2020

Alas we have almost stocked out of one of our all time favourite wines. We will soon exhaust our supply of the award winning 2018 Sea Urchin Margaret River Shiraz. In fact there are only a very few pallets remaining. Because you have previously enjoyed our Sea [...]


See you this WA Day Long Weekend

May 28, 2020

This WA Day long weekend, we’ll be throwing open our doors from 9am. It will be so good to see you after such a long hiatus. And although we can’t offer you Cellar Door wine tasting just yet, you are invited to taste some great wines while having lunch [...]


International Chardonnay Day

May 23, 2020

It’s International Chardonnay Day. Margaret River is famous for Chardonnay. I’ve just tasted the 2019 Leaf Series Reserve Chardonnay made at Wise Wine.. It is made from carefully selected Chardonnay. Matured for 12 months in French Barriques it is ligh [...]


Gift ideas for Mum from Wise Wine 🎁

April 27, 2020

Save 30% on Wines & Gins with Free Delivery While its going to be very different this Mothers Day, we can still show Mum just how much she means to us. We can still phone, face time and zoom Mum to tell her how much we love her – or even organise a surp [...]


Bead Rosé Pinot Noir – New Release

February 18, 2020

It’s back! We’re re-releasing The Bead Rosé Pinot Noir just in time for Valentine’s Day!💕💕💕   This delicately coloured wine has an excellent, fine bead, with a persistent mousse that enlivens the palate. Aromas of strawberries and rose pet [...]


Celebrate Oz day long weekend at Wise Estate

January 23, 2020

Celebrate Oz day long weekend with our Black Bead Sparkling The West Australian has given us a great write up. Black Bead Sparkling Shiraz 2018 It is a deep read wine pink moose. The nose displays aromas of fruits with an underlying layer of micha. The Black B [...]


Join us for Yin & Tonic

November 29, 2019

Join us for the half day Yin & Tonic Retreat here at Wise Estate overlooking beautiful Eagle Bay, in the South West of Western Australia.  Surrender to the Art of Yin Yoga before enjoying a fresh cold pressed juice or barista made coffee, then settle [...]


I just never get tired of that view…

November 12, 2019

The Wise Estate on Cape Naturaliste, near Eagle Bay is the only vineyard-winery in the Margaret River appellation blessed with an ocean view. Our webcam looks east-north-east past the lawn area in front of the Wise Vineyard Restaurant, over our small Zinfandel [...]


New release 2019 Fume Blanc

November 8, 2019

Our new release 2019 Fume Blanc is full of all things Spring – lemon and guava just to start your mouth drooling 🤤. Available to buy online and through our cellar door. [...]


2019 WA Gourmet Escape

November 3, 2019

The kitchen at Wise Restaurant in Eagle Bay is buzzing with excitement for next month’s WA Gourmet Escape which will see the team from Wise collaborate with head chefs from BO.LAN in Bangkok. Head chef Ben Jacob and Townsend have been collaborating with [...]


Unwined Subiaco 2019

October 21, 2019

We would love to see you at Unwined Subiaco this weekend 26-27 October. We’ve got some great wines to show you as well as sampling our latest & greatest project spirits. Come and say ‘hello’ to the friendly gang from Wise. Get your ticket [...]


Try our spectacular new Sauvignon Blanc releases

October 16, 2019

Margaret River grows great Sauvignon Blanc to rival the best in the world. We have expanded our range from a traditional Bordeaux style Sauvignon Blanc Semillon blend to include 2 stylish new sauvignon blanc styles: 2019 Leaf Series Sauvignon Blanc ‘Fum [...]


Lot 80 Cabernet Sauvignon Case Deal

September 16, 2019

As a lover of fine Margaret River Cabernet sauvignon I want to bring to your attention an opportunity to secure our current highest ranking red wine at a significant discount. The Lot 80 Cabernet Sauvignon has developed quite a pedigree. The 4 most recent vint [...]


2020 Halliday Wine Companion Awards

August 30, 2019

Last night, the Halliday Wine Companion Awards saw the crowning of some of the Australian wine industry’s brightest stars. These feature in the 2020 Halliday Wine Companion guide that’s on sale today. The awards are the result of hundreds of hours spent ta [...]


Pink Up the Region

August 16, 2019

Pink up your Region is on all this week from August 5th – 11th. The week-long event will see the entire region ‘pinking up’ to raise money for the McGrath Foundation to help fund Community Breast Care Nurses. Wise Estate will be helping to raise money in [...]


How we make Gin

May 24, 2019

How we make Gin: 380 Litre Kettle. 6 heating elements and a steel reflux column. 8 hours are required to distill one batch. At full production this makes 60 litres of 80% spirit per day in two batch runs. That’s 160 bottles of WISE spirits per day. We on [...]