The iconic Australian wine brand, Orlando is arriving into New Zealand this month with the launch of their Legends and New Heroes ranges.
Raised through the determination of one of the founding families of South Australian winemaking, the Gramp family, Orlando became a household name in the 1950s and 1960s and was recognised as one of the biggest producers of quality wine in Australia with over 1,000 awards and accolades since records began in the 1980s.
Launching this month, it is the first time that many of these wines have been available in New Zealand.
Ben Thoman Chief Winemaker, Orlando SAYS “With beginnings dating back to the founding families of South Australian wine, it is an honour to take the winemaker reigns on these legendary wines, and a brand that has been synonymous with innovation and leadership within Australia’s winemaking history.”
To mark the launch of Orlando into the New Zealand market, they are releasing The Legends range that will be well-known many. From the Lyndale Adelaide Hills Chardonnay to the Centenary Hill Barossa Valley Shiraz, these wines are true Australian classics that highlight our great South Australian regions and their varietals.
They are also be releasing the New Heroes range that, in line with their philosophy, are regionally focused wines that capture the best expression of the varietal. These modern wines include: Chardonnay from the Adelaide Hills and Shiraz from Northern Barossa.
They will be available from First Glass and selected Glengarry, Liquorland and Super Liquor Stores. To find out more visit: