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Care Valley
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Cool to Warm climate/Elevation 400-500m
South Australia’s Clare Valley has a winemaking history that dates back to the mid-nineteenth century. Varied soil and topography allow for a range of grapes to thrive here, but Riesling is undoubtedly the king, producing wines that stand comparison with any made around the world.

Primary Varieties:
 Riesling, Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon.Important Wineries: Grosset, Jim Barry, Knappstein, Leasingham, Mitchell, Mount Horrocks, Pikes, Taylors, Tim Adams, Wendouree.

Barossa Valley
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Warm climate/Elevation 270m
Australia’s best-known wine region is famous for its big bold reds, particularly Shiraz; however white varieties such as Chardonnay and Semillon also thrive here. The Barossa Valley is home to more than 150 wineries and has a winemaking history that dates back to the 1840s.

Primary Varieties: Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Semillon, Chardonnay, Riesling, Merlot.

Important Wineries: Barossa Valley Estate, Bethany, Charles Melton Wines, Dutschke Wines, Elderton, Glaetzer, Grant Burge, Greenock Creek, Leo Buring, Penfolds, Peter Lehmann, Rockford, Seppelt Barossa Valley, St Hallett, Three Rivers, Turkey Flat, Veritas Wines, Wolf Blass, Yalumba.

Eden Valley

Cool climate/Elevation 450m
The Eden Valley, in South Australia’s Barossa region is cooler than its surrounds, making it suitable for the production of high-quality Riesling, for which it is justifiably world famous. Other principal varieties include Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay

Primary Varieties: Riesling, Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay.

Important Wineries: Henschke, Irvine, Mountadam.