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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sam Milne Takes the Helm as Head Winemaker at The Lane Vineyard   Adelaide Hills, January 16, 2024 – The Lane Vineyard proudly announces the appointment of Sam Milne as its new Head Winemaker, effective January 15, 2024. Sam’s global expertise and......

The Lane Vineyard is a proud partner of one of Australia’s most distinctive and innovative film festivals – the Adelaide Film Festival (AFF), which screens films you won’t see anywhere else.   Also known as the ‘friendly festival’, AFF is renowned for its warmth and......

The Lane is honoured to be named amongst 85 finalists in the 2022 SA Tourism Awards! The awards are considered the ‘pinnacle of excellence’ in the South Australian tourism industry – celebrating and acknowledging tourism businesses that have demonstrated outstanding achievements and success throughout the......

The outstanding recent wine show results have continued for The Lane Vineyard with another win – this time at the Royal Hobart Wine Show with the ‘Best Red Varietal’ Trophy going to our 2021 Provenance Cabernet Franc!   With this latest trophy, the 2021 vintage......

It’s official… The Lane Vineyard is the ‘best winery restaurant’ in South Australia.   The Restaurant and Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence were held last night in Adelaide, recognising outstanding businesses in the hospitality industry.   From amongst an incredible field of finalists, The Lane......

The 2023 Halliday Wine Companion was released yesterday and we’re thrilled with the fantastic results. In this latest Halliday Wine Companion, we have retained our 5 RED STARS combined with our best result ever! 2 wines scored 96 points and 2 wines scored 95 points,......

The Delicious 100: South Australian Top 100 Restaurants for 2022 have been announced today with The Lane coming in at number 18! Here’s the review in full: “Dreamy cinematic vistas of rolling hills and vineyards that wrap The Lane provide an idyllic platform for a......

The Lane Vineyard ‘Provenance Syrah’ named Best Shiraz in Show   In a celebration of the nation’s finest wines and producers, today’s Royal Queensland Wine Awards has given The Lane Vineyard’s 2021 Provenance Syrah the trophy for “Best Shiraz” of show.   This is the......

2021 Cabernet Franc wins Trophy for ‘Best Red Varietal’   The Lane’s 2021 Provenance Cabernet Franc has taken home the trophy for ‘Best Red Varietal’ at this year’s National Wine Show Australia.   We could not be prouder! The trophy follows close on the heels......

Lois has recently just turned 12 and has been present at many memorable moments and toasted thousands of special occasions over those twelve years. In all that time, Lois’ packaging has been gently tweaked but has remained essentially untouched.   As with many products and......

Lois Sparkling Blanc de Blancs by The Lane is proud to partner with The State Theatre Company of South Australia.   Lois is a passionate supporter of the arts – especially live theatre and events that bring people together. Through this partnership Lois looks forward......

The ‘Heritage’ Shiraz Viognier named “Best Shiraz” of Show During a celebration of excellence in South Australian wine-making, last Friday’s Adelaide Hills Wine Show has awarded The Lane Vineyard’s 2019 ‘Heritage’ Shiraz Viognier the trophy for “Best Shiraz” of show. 2019 is the first release......

The Lane is thrilled to finally unveil our new Heritage Shiraz Viognier. We have been growing and producing Shiraz Viognier at The Lane for some time – producing wines that always over-delivered for their position in the portfolio. We were led by the fruit, and......

A big congratulations to our Spring Giveaway winner, Peter Bell in Victoria! Peter received the news last Friday, and says he’s absolutely thrilled with and wanted to pass along his thanks to The Lane. “We’ve always enjoyed visiting The Lane and drinking your wines. What......

The Lane is honoured to be named amongst 129 finalists in the 2021 SA Tourism Awards! The awards are considered the ‘pinnacle of excellence’ in the South Australian tourism industry. After a whirlwind 18 months of challenges, setbacks, and incredible achievements, the entire team is......

It’s GOLD!   With a record-breaking 18,000+ entries across 56 countries, we are ecstatic to announce that at 95 points, our 2015 Estate Cuvée Blanc de Blancs is the only Australian sparkling to receive GOLD at the 2021 Decanter World Wine Awards!   We are......

Triple GOLD 🏅🏅🏅⁠ ⁠ Our 2019 Lane Shiraz, 2016 Reunion Shiraz and 2019 Gathering Sauvignon Blanc Semillon have each won gold at the London Wine Competition! ⁠ A round of applause is in order for the winemaking team. Needless to say, we’ll be popping a......

We have a very lucky winner! 🎉⁠⁠ ⁠⁠ Congratulations to @melissa_tittoto, the Pavilions at Lenswood Winter Escape winner! Melissa has won a luxury 2 night stay on Friday 6th and Saturday 7th of August in the stunning Ruhe Pavilion, with champagne and hamper on arrival. There,......

Congratulations Tim Mather! Tim is the very lucky winner of our Mixed Dozen For a Year giveaway! Every month for the next 12 months, Tim will receive a selection of sparkling, whites, rosé, and reds from our Lane range wines, delivered straight to his doorstep.......

Its time to pop some bubbles! Our most popular wine and the most sold ‘en premis’ sparkling in Australia, The Lois is turning 10. To celebrate a decade of everyone’s favourite bubbly gal, we’re giving away discount codes, vouchers and even a few magnums of our......

The James Halliday 2021 Wine Companion results are in and we’re thrilled to share the news with you.   For yet another year we’ve retained our 5 Red Star status, placing The Lane amongst a select number of wineries with a long track record of......

Gourmet Traveller Wine Magazine – Best Australian Cellar Door Awards 2020 The Lane Vineyard – Star Cellar Door in Region / Adelaide Hills   April / May 2020   A visit to the Lane Vineyard cellar door always seems to last a lot longer than expected.......

  The Advertiser’s food experts have reviewed and ranked the top 100 restaurants in South Australia. We have been ranked #24 out of 100 and the top Adelaide Hills restaurant. To be named among such worthy establishments such as Orana, D’Arenberg and Hentley Farm is......

2019  GREAT  WINE  CAPITAL  AWARDS We are very proud to announce that we been awarded the Best of Tourism Wine from Great Wine Capitals Awards 2019 The Great Wine Capitals Best Of Wine Tourism Awards celebrate innovation and excellence in wine tourism throughout the nine......

In keeping with a year of firsts, The Lane has debuted in James Halliday’s Top 100 wines, with an inclusion in the 2017 guide for our super bright all-rounder – 2016 Block 5 Shiraz. Awarded 95 points, the 2016 vintage has bettered its 2015 predecessor......

The stars are in alignment! We are delighted to have retained our one star rating and be recognised with a wine glass in the recently released 2018 Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Guide, putting us in the number 7 spot for regional dining experiences in South Australia. Here’s......

  2 0 1 8   J A M E S   H A L L I D A Y   R E S U L T S We are very proud to announce that we have retained our 5 Red Star rating in the 2018......

GOURMET TRAVELLER 2017 CELLAR DOOR AWARDS We are thrilled to announce that we’ve been awarded ‘Cellar Door with Best Food’ for the Adelaide Hills in the 2017 Gourmet Traveller Best Cellar Door Awards. Jimmy, Hugh and the team are humbled to be named amongst some of......

  T H E   S T A R S   A R E   I N   A L I G N M E N T We are delighted to announce that we have retained our one star rating in the 2017 Gourmet Traveller......

  The James Halliday scores have arrived. In the newly released 2017 James Halliday Wine Companion, The Lane Vineyard retains a five red star rating with 12 wines scoring 90 points out of 100 or higher. Four of our wines scored 95 points – our......

  Read Tyson Stelzers ‘s review below: “The Lane has long been a benchmark of regional dining in South Australia, its modern building perched above a magnificent vineyard, inviting diners to feel at one with a peaceful, expansive view of the Mount Lofty Ranges through......

  With this award voted for by our customers we consider this high praise indeed. The release of this renowned guide also see’s chef James Brinklow maintain his two hat rating for yet another year. If you’ve been looking for an excuse for a weekend......

  We are thrilled to announce that The Chanticleer trophy is returning to our Tasting Room for the second time in three years after we tied with Petaluma for top honours at the recent 2015 Adelaide Hills Wine Show.   The award is given annually......

  We are proud to announce that The Lane Vineyard has yet again been awarded one sparkling star rating in the renowned 2016 Gourmet Traveller Australian Restaurant Guide. Congratulations to James Brinklow and the team. This national recognition galvanises our passion to further hone and......

There was much to celebrate, the release of our vintage blanc de blancs Cuvée Helen and the official opening of our new Tasting Room, so the vineyard came to the party with a spectacular light show while guests were wowed with a live art installation......

  The Australian Good Food Guide awards “Chefs Hats” to outstanding restaurants for consistent culinary excellence.   If you are planning a lunch at The Lane Vineyard you may be excited to learn that for the fifth year in a row our Chef James Brinklow......