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Rare Ozzies

There are over 100 wine varieties in Australia by just a few wineries.  How many have you tried?

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List of Producers 

The list below includes wineries that are using Rare Ozzies.  Many are using these varieties in blends, but quite a few are making varietal wines as well.

Also note that the regions listed where the main winery is located.  The grapes are sometimes sourced elsewhere.

  • 919 Wines Riverland - Palomino, Tinta Barroca, Tinto Cao
  • Alejandro Riverland - Alicante Bouschet, Arinto, Bianco d'Alessandro, Carmenere
  • All Saints Estate Rutherglen - Orange Muscat
  • Almondcart Adelaide Hills - Grenache Gris
  • Alpha Box and Dice McLaren Vale - Negramoll
  • Amato Vino Margaret River - Arinto, Bastardo, Carignan, Teroldego
  • Andrew Peace Wines Swan Hill - Crouchen, Zweigelt
  • Angoves Winery Riverland - Bianco d'Alessano, Carignan, Doradillo, Lexia, Mencia, Palomino, Rubired, Sylvaner
  • Aphelion McLaren Vale - Grenache Blanc,
  • Arlo Vintners Rutherglen - Cinsaut, Mondeuse
  • Artwine Adelaide Hills - Albarino
  • Bacchus Hill Sunbury - Fragola
  • Bago Vineyards Hastings River - Chanel Paradisa
  • Ballandeen Estate Granite Belt - Jacquez, Malvasia, Sylvaner
  • Bande Apart King Valley - Aligote
  • Barrecas Geographe - Pinotage
  • Barringwood Park Northern Tasmania - Schonburger
  • Bassham Riverland - Albarino, Arinto, Fernao Pires, Mencia, Moscato Giallo, Prieto Picudo, Tinta Barocca, Verdejo
  • Bay of Shoals Kangaroo Island - Arinto
  • Beach Road McLaren Vale - Greco
  • Bella Ridge Estate Swan District - Kyoho
  • Bellwether Coonawarra - Bianco d'Alessano
  • Berton Vineyards Riverina - Aranel
  • Bike and Barrell Alpine Valleys - Albarino, Pecorino, Pinotage, Refosco, Schioppettino
  • Billy Button Alpine Valleys - Albarino, Garganega, Friulano, Malvasia, Pinotage, Refosco, Schioppettino, Verduzzo
  • Black and Ginger Grampians - Orange Muscat
  • Blind Corner Margaret River - Aligote
  • Blue Poles Vineyard Margaret River - Teroldego
  • Boat O'Craigo Yarra Valley - Roter Veltliner
  • Bondar Wines McLaren Vale - Carignan, Cinsaut, Counoise
  • Born and Raised Heathcote - Carmenere
  • Borrowed Cuttings Cowra - Piquepoul
  • Box Grove Vineyard Nagambie Lakes - Negroamaro
  • Brash Higgins McLaren Vale - Carignan, Cinsaut, Crystal
  • Bream Creek Vineyard Southern Tasmania - Schonburger
  • Briar Ridge Vineyard Hunter Valley - Albarino, Verduzzo
  • Brown Brothers King Valley - Orange Muscat, Tarrango, Zibibbo
  • Brown Brothers King Valley - Albarino, Albarino, Cienna, Crouchen, Flora, Lexia, Mondeuse, Orange muscat, Tarrango, Zibibbo
  • Bullers Calliope Rutherglen - Biancone, Cinsaut, Mondeuse
  • Bunyip Hollow North East Victoria - Baroque, Greco, Malvasia, Orange Muscat, Torrontes
  • Burge Family Winemakers Barossa Valley - Souzao, Tinto Cao
  • By Jingo Adelaide Hills - Grillo, Negroamaro
  • Calabria Family Wines Riverina - Saint Macaire
  • Calico Town Beechworth - Orange Muscat
  • Campbells Wines Rutherglen - Caracosa, Cornifesto, Melon, Mondeuse, Negramoll, Negrette, Pavarella, Souzao, Tarrango, Tinto Cao, Trincadeira
  • Cantina Abbiatiello Riverland - Greco
  • Carillion Wines Orange - Verduzzo
  • Carn Estate Murray Darling - Corvina, Rondinella
  • Casella Riverina - Caverdella
  • Ceravolo Premium Wines Adelaide Plains - Cortese, Picolit
  • Chaffey Bros Wine Co Eden Valley - Kerner
  • Chalmers Heathcote - Colorino, Falanghina, Greco, Inzolia, Lambrusco Maestri, Malvasia, Mammolo, Moscato Giallo, Negroamaro, Pavana, Schioppettino
  • Chambers Rosewood Rutherglen - Caracosa, Cornifesto, Cinsaut, Gouais blanc, Mondeuse, Palomino, Tinto Cao
  • Charles Melton Barossa Valley - Bourboulenc, Carignan, Cinsaut, Piquepoul
  • Chateau Mildura Murray Darling - Carmenere
  • Chrismont King Valley - Fragola, Marzemino
  • Ciavarella King Valley - Aucerot
  • Cirami Estate Riverland - Albarino, Macabeo, Verdejo
  • Claymore Clare Valley - Carignan, Cinsault, Nebbiollo
  • Cleggett Langhorne Creek - Malian, Shalistin
  • Clonakilla Canberra - Cinsaut, Counoise
  • Collector Wines Canberra - Canaiolo Nero, Colorino, Malvasia Nera, Mammolo
  • Collins and Co Wines Barossa Valley - Grillo
  • Coriole McLaren Vale - Grenache Blanc, Negroamaro, Piquepoul
  • Cosmo Wines Yarra Valley - Verduzzo
  • Countertop Swan Hill - Lambrusco Maestri
  • Cradle of Hills McLaren Vale - Cinsaut
  • Credaro Estate Margaret River - Fragola
  • Crowe Canberra - Nebiolo
  • Cupitt's Winery Shoalhaven Coast - Proseco
  • D'Arenberg McLaren Vale - Cinsaut, Mencia, Souzao, Tinto Cao
  • Dal Zotto Estate King Valley - Garganega
  • Dalfarras Nagambie Lakes - Albarino
  • De Bortoli Riverina - Greco
  • Delatite Winery Upper Goulburn - Mencia
  • Delinquente Wine Riverland - Arinto, Bianco d'Alessano
  • Dell'uva Wines  Barossa Valley - Albarino, Arinto, Carmenere, Freisa, Mencia, Verdejo, Verdicchio
  • Denton Viewhill Vineyard Yarra Valley - Ribolla Gialla
  • Di Lusso Estate Mudgee - Aleatico, Greco, Picolit
  • Diggers Bluff Barossa Valley - Alicante Bouschet
  • Dogrock Winery Pyrenees - Arinto, Azal
  • Domain Day Barossa Valley - Garganega
  • Dookie College Winery Goulburn Valley - Tarrango
  • Douglas Vale Hastings River - Fragola, Villard Blanc
  • Dune McLaren Vale - Carignan, Grenache Blanc, Negroamaro
  • Elderton Barossa Valley - Carignan
  • Ephemera Heathcote - Negroamaro
  • Every Man and His Dog Southern Tasmania - Ehrenfelser, Siegerrebe
  • Feathertop Alpine Valleys - Dornfelder, Friulano, Verdejo
  • Felsberg Winery Granite Belt - Sylvaner
  • Fetherston Yarra Valley - Garganega
  • Fighting Gully Road Beechworth - Verdicchio
  • Fikkers Wine Yarra Valley - Pinot
  • First Drop Barossa Valley - Trincadeira
  • Foggo Wines McLaren Vale - Cinsaut
  • Folino Estate Alpine Valleys - Fragola, Lexia, Marzemino
  • Forester Estate Margaret River - Alicante Bouschet, Fer
  • Freeman Vineyards Hilltops - Aleatico, Corvina, Harslevelu, Rondinella
  • Freycinet Southern Tasmania - Schonburger
  • G Patritti & Co McLaren Vale - Trincadeira
  • Galafrey Mount Barker - Muller Thurgau
  • Georges Folly Currency Creek - Sauvignon Gris
  • Grey Sands Northern Tasmania - Malvasia
  • Hackersley Geographe - Mondeuse
  • Hahndorf Hill Adelaide Hills - Blaufrankisch, Sankt Laurent, Trollinger, Zweigelt
  • Hand Crafted by Geoff Hardy McLaren Vale - Teroldego
  • Happs Margaret River - Bastardo, Carignan, Cinsaut, Furmint, Tinto Cao
  • Harris Organic Wines Swan Valley - Bastardo, Madeline Angevine
  • Henley Park Winery Swan Valley - Negramoll, Souzao, Tinto Cao
  • Heritage Estate Granite Belt - Inzolia, Prieto Picudo
  • Hesketh Wines Barossa Valley - Bonvedro, Negroamaro
  • Heslop Wines Mudgee - Tinto Cao
  • Hickinbotham Mornington Peninsula - Aligote
  • Hidden Creek Granite Belt - Inzolia, Prieto Picudo
  • Hither and Yon McLaren Vale - Carignan
  • Home Hill Southern Tasmania - Sylvaner
  • Honeytree Estate Hunter Valley - Clairette
  • Humis Heathcote - Carmenere
  • Hungerford Hill Hunter Valley - Corvina
  • Il Modo Murray Darling - Greco, Schioppettino
  • Ironbark Hill Estate Hunter Valley - Tyrian
  • Irvine Eden Valley - Petit Meslier
  • Jacobs Creek Barossa Valley - Negroamaro
  • jb Wines Barossa Valley - Clairette
  • Jilly Wines New England - Pinotage, Tinto Cao
  • Jim Barry Wines Clare Valley - Assyrtiko
  • Kabminye Wines Barossa Valley - Black frontignac, Carignan, Cinsaut, Kerner
  • Kaesler Barossa Valley - Garganega, Palomino
  • Kangarilla Road McLaren Vale - Negramoll
  • Kies Family Barossa Valley - Bastardo
  • Kimbolton Langhorne Creek - Carignan
  • Koerner Wines Clare Valley - Fer, Mammolo
  • Kyotmunga Estate Perth Hills - Taminga
  • L A S Vino Margaret River - Souzao, Tinto Cao,
  • La Fattoria Perth Hills - Biancone, Brachetto, Pignoletto
  • La Linea Adelaide Hills - Mencia
  • La Prova Adelaide Hills - Pinot Bianco
  • Lake Moodemere Rutherglen - Biancone, Cinsaut
  • Langmeil Barossa Valley - Friulano
  • Lazzar Wines Mornington Peninsula - Verduzzo
  • Lethbridge Wines Geelong - Greco, Negroamaro
  • Levrier Eden Valley - Petit Meslier
  • Lillypilly Estate Riverina - Lexia
  • Linnaea Heathcote - Arinto
  • Lino Ramble McLaren Vale - Bastardo, Grillo
  • Living Roots Adelaide Hills - Teroldego
  • Loan Wines Barossa Valley - Alicante Bouschet
  • Lokum Central Victoria - Boǧazkere
  • Longleat Wines Goulburn Valley - Garganega
  • Lost Valley Upper Goulburn - Cortese
  • Macaw Creek Wine Mount Lofty Ranges Zone - Pedro Ximez
  • Magpie Estate Barossa Valley - Cinsaut,
  • Main and Cherry Adelaide Hills - Grillo, Inzolia
  • Mann Swan Valley - Cygne Blanc
  • Margan Family Hunter Valley - Albarino
  • Marions Vineyard Northern Tasmania - Muller Thurgau
  • Massena Wines Barossa Valley - Cinsaut, Trincadeira
  • Matriarch and Rogue Clare Valley - Arinto, Fernao Pires, Mencia, Prieto Picudo
  • Mazza Geographe - Bastardo, Souzao, Tinto Cao
  • McWilliams Riverina - Baco noir, Doradillo, Palomino, Tyrian
  • Merindoc Heathcote - Albarino
  • Mewstone Southern Tasmania - Baco Noir, Blaufrankisch, Dornfelder
  • Michelini Alpine Valleys - Fragola, Marzemino, Teroldego
  • Millbrook Winery Perth Hills - Verdejo
  • Ministry of Clouds McLaren Vale - Carignan, Mencia, Piquepoul
  • Monichino Wines Goulburn Valley - Orange Muscat
  • Montebello Estate Hunter Valley - Orange Muscat
  • Moondarra Gippsland - Picolit, Ribolla Moscato Giallo
  • Moonrise Estate Granite Belt - Baco noir, Doradillo, Palomino, Tyrian
  • Morris Rutherglen - Cinsaut, Palomino
  • Morrisons of Glenrowan Glenrowan - Garganega
  • Mount Eyre Hunter Valley - Negroamaro
  • Mount Majura Canberra - Mondeuse
  • Mount Towrong Macedon Ranges - Garganega, Negroamaro, Verdicchio
  • Mt Bera Adelaide Hills - Blaufrankisch, Zweigelt
  • Mudgee Homestead Estate Mudgee - Negroamaro
  • Mudgee Wines Mudgee - Negroamaro
  • Murray Street Vineyard Barossa Valley - Cinsaut
  • Next Crop Wines Langhorne Creek - Teroldego
  • Night Harvest Margaret River - Alicante Bouschet
  • Noble Red Heathcote - Carmenere
  • O'Leary Walker Clare Valley - Pinotage
  • Oak Works Riverland - Negramoll, Pinotage
  • Oakway Estate Geographe - Nero d"avola
  • Old Mans Block Riverina - Saint Macaire
  • Old Plains Adelaide Plains - Trincadeira, Tinto Cao
  • Olivers Taranga McLaren Vale - Mencia
  • Pandemonium Estate Swan Valley - Savignan
  • Parish Hill Wines Adelaide Hills - Brachetto, Grillo, Inzolia, Lambrusco Maestri, Negroamaro, Pecorino, Verdicchio
  • Peel Estate Peel - Souzao, Tinto Cao, Trincadeira
  • Pengally Lane Wines Bendigo - Moscato Giallo
  • Pennyweight Winery Beechworth - Palomino, Tinto Cao
  • Peos Estate Manjimup - Carnelian
  • Pepper Tree Wines Hunter Valley - Verduzzo
  • Peter Drayton Wines Hunter Valley - Tyrian
  • Pfeiffer Wines Rutherglen - Cabernet Sanzey, Palomino, Tinta Barroca, Tinto Cao
  • Philip Lobley Wines Upper Goulburn - Moscato Moscato Giallo
  • Pieter van Gent Mudgee - Muller Thurgau
  • Pizzini Wines King Valley - Brachetto, Canaiolo, Colorino, Friulano, Picolit, Teroldego, Verdicchio, Verduzzo
  • Politini King Valley - Grecanico
  • Pondalowie Bendigo - Garganega
  • Port Robe Limestone Coast Zone - Cygne blanc
  • Preston Peak Granite Belt - Carmenere
  • Primo Estate McLaren Vale - Garganega
  • Purple Hands Wines Barossa Valley - Negramaro
  • Quarry Hill Wines Canberra - Cinsaut
  • Quartz Hill Wines Pyrenees - Mencia
  • Quattro Mano Barossa Valley - Trincadeira, Tinto Cao
  • Quealy Mornington Peninsula - Friulano
  • Radford Wines Eden Valley - Alicante Bouschet
  • Raleigh Wines Northern Rivers Zone - Jacquez, Villard blanc
  • Ramco Wine Group Adelaide Zone - Rubienne
  • Range Life King Valley - Garganega
  • Ravens Croft Wines Granite Belt - Pinotage
  • Red Earth Estate Western Plains - Carmenere, Torrontes
  • Redbank Victoria King Valley - Garganega,
  • Ricca Terra Riverland - Albarino, Arinto, Fernao Pires, Mencia, Moscato Giallo, Negroamaro, Prieto Picudo, Verdejo
  • Ridgemill Estate Granite Belt - Jacquez
  • Ringer Reef Winery Alpine Valleys - Moscato Giallo, Vespolina
  • Rivulet Southern Tasmania - Siegerrebe
  • Robinvale Wines Murray Darling - Kerner, Lexia, Mavrodaphne, Trollinger
  • Rockford Barossa Valley - Alicante Bouschet
  • Romavilla Queensland Zone - Crouchen, Garganega
  • Rose Creek Estate Sunbury - Fragola
  • Ruggabellus Barossa Valley - Cinsaut
  • Rymill Coonawarra Coonawarra - Pinotage
  • Sabella Wines McLaren Vale - Colorino
  • Salena Estate Riverland - Bianco d'Alessano
  • Sam Miranda Wines King Valley - Verduzzo
  • Santolin Yarra Valley - Carmenere
  • SC Pannell McLaren Vale - Tinta Cao
  • Scion Vineyard Rutherglen - Orange Muscat
  • Selleck's Hill Wines McLaren Vale - Greco
  • Seppletsfield Barossa Valley - Carignan
  • Shadowfax Vineyard and Winery Geelong - Cinsaut, Mondeuse
  • Shedleys Blackwood Valley - Taminga
  • Shobbrook Wines Barossa Valley - Carignan, Cinsaut
  • Shy Susan Southern Tasmania - Sylvaner
  • Sinapius Northern Tasmania - Ribolla Gialla
  • Smallfry Wines Barossa Valley - Bastardo, Carignan, Cinsaut, Trincadeira
  • Snowy Vineyard Southern New South Wales Zone - Muller Thurgau, Siegerrebe, Sylvaner
  • Somos McLaren Vale - Carignan, Cinsaut, Cortese, Garganega
  • Soumah Yarra Valley - Brachetto, Marzemino
  • Spinifex Barossa Valley - Carignan, Cinsaut, Clairette, Grenache gris
  • St Ignatius Vineyard Pyrenees - Carignan
  • St Leonards Rutherglen - Orange muscat
  • Stakehill Estate Peel - Tarrango
  • Stanley Brothers Barossa Valley - Sylvaner
  • Stanton and Killeen Wines Rutherglen - Arinto, Albarino, Souzao, Tinta Barroca, Tinto Cao
  • Stefano di Pieri Murray Darling - Gargenaga, Greco, Moscato Giallo
  • Stephanie Estate Heathcote - Mammolo
  • Surveyor's Hill Winery Canberra - Moscato Giallo
  • Symphony Hill Wines Granite Belt - Albarino, Chanel Paradisa, Mondeuse, Moscato Giallo, Piquepoul
  • Tallavera Grove Winery Hunter Valley - Negroamaro, Verduzzo
  • Taminick Cellars Glenrowan - Alicante Bouschet
  • Ten Miles East Adelaide Hills - Carmenere
  • Terrason King Valley - Aligote,
  • Terre a Terre Adelaide Hills - Bastardo, Mondeuse
  • Tertini Wines Southern Highlands - Corvina, PinotRefosco
  • The Pawn Wine Company Adelaide Hills - Bastardo
  • Thick as Thieves Yarra Valley - Pinotage, Sylvaner
  • Three Willows Vineyard Northern Tasmania - Baco noir
  • Tizzana Winery South Coast Zone - Aleatico
  • Tomfoolery Barossa Valley - Carignan
  • Top Note Vineyard Adelaide Hills - Red Semillon
  • Toppers Mountain New England - Pinotage
  • Torzi Matthews Eden Valley - Negroamaro
  • Tractorless Vineyard Southern Highlands - Aleatico
  • Trentham Estate Murray Darling - Lexia, Lambrusco Maestri, Taminga, Verdejo
  • Tscharke Barossa Valley - Albarino
  • Turners Crossing Vineyard Bendigo - Picolit
  • Two Tails Northern Rivers Zone - Jazquez, Villard Blanc
  • Vanguardist Clare Valley - Verdejo
  • View Wine Granite Belt - Albarino
  • Villa d'Esta Vineyard Northern Rivers Zone - Chasselas
  • Vinden Estate Hunter Valley - Alicante Bouschet
  • Vinea Marson Heathcote - Friulano, Malvasia, Picolit
  • Vineyard 28 Geographe - Brachetto, Pignoletto
  • Virgara Wines Adelaide Plains - Alicante Bouschet
  • Wangolina Station Mount Benson - Mencia
  • Waterwheel Wines Bendigo - Ancellotta
  • Whistling Eagle Wines Heathcote - Arinto
  • White Rock Vineyard Northern Tasmania - Dornfelder
  • Whitehorse Wines Ballarat - Muller Thurgau
  • Whitton Farm Canberra - Corvina
  • Whyworry Wines New England - Pinotage
  • Wills Domain Vineyard Margaret River - Scheurebe
  • Windsors Edge Hunter Valley - Tinto Cao
  • Winter Brook Northern Tasmania - Baco Noir, Blaufrankich, Dornfelder
  • Wise Wine Margaret River - Verdejo
  • Woodgate Wines Manjimup - Carnelian
  • Woods Crampton Barossa Valley - Bonvedro
  • Word of Mouth Wines Orange - Albarino, Mencia
  • Worlds Apart Adelaide Hills - Nero d"avola
  • Yalumba Wine Company Eden Valley - Verdejo
  • Yangarra Estate McLaren Vale - Bourboulenc, Carignan, Cinsaut, Clairette, Cournoise, Grenache Blanc, Piquepoul
  • Yarra Yering Yarra Valley - Alvarelhao, Souzao, Tinto Cao, Trincadeira
  • Z Wines Barossa Valley - Bonvedro
  • Zonte's Footstep Langhorne Creek - Teroldego

Have I missed any?  - Almost certainly.  

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