Varieties: Shiraz & Chardonnay
Known for: Est. 1692 one of the oldest producers of shiraz
Our committed team produces world-class wines that reflect a quality rather than quantity mantra that the family pushes. The wines have a story to tell, one of understanding nature and location, of attention to detail and of the many years of experience that goes into its making.
The Mackenzie family has been the owners of Hartenberg Wine Estate since 1986. Their vision has been to do what it takes to produce outstanding quality, and it has certainly paid off.
Hartenberg is one of the oldest producers of Shiraz, spanning some 40 years. A pure water source flows through the entire length of the property into a pristine wetland system, which comprises 65 of the farm’s 170 hectares and will never be cultivated.
has been with the farm since the 1990s. With his knowledge of the vineyards he can create a sense of place for each of our wines. Carl, who manages to harness the very best from Hartenberg’s varying soil types and microclimates, believes that only after four years do his red wines start to give a glimpse of the potential hidden within the bottle.