Stanthorpe wine



invites you through this website to share our love of wine, and the philosophy behind the creation of the wines we produce.
 

Kominos Wines grows, makes and bottles

Stanthorpe wine

  on the high altitude Granite Belt (near Stanthorpe). We attribute our quality and success to our hands on contact with all facets of the production process, and of course our love of wine.

 

KEFI at the winery
Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 6.30pm

Mellow Merlot, Sauvignon Blanc and rosemary lamb to tempt the senses. A fun evening of Greek Cuisine, live Greek and Latin Dance Music. Mesmerizing belly dancers. all under a heated marquee.
 


The aromas of sauvignon blanc, merlot and spit roasted rosemary lamb will be in the air, and the sounds of live pulsating bouzouki with Greek dancing will add to the celebration. Kefi at the winery is on again, at Kominos Wines on 1st October. One of the oldest and most successful granite belt winery functions, Kefi has an atmosphere of celebration

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OUR WINES & cellar door

Tastings and cellar door sales are available at our winery all year around open daily.

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SOUVLA long lunch on
the Terrace

Saturday Lunch

Kominos Wines with Spit Roasted Lamb Souvla

VENUE: The Greek Club on the Terrace
                Edmondstone Street, South Brisbane
DATE:     Sunday, July 30, 2017, at noon
PRICE:   $65 per person (wine included)


Join us for a relaxing Sunday lunch featuring Kominos Wines' new releases with spit roasted lamb souvla and Greek cuisine on the covered open air Terrace of Brisbane's The Greek Club.


ACHIEVEMENTS

Winemaker Tony Comino TOPS WINE ASSESSMENT CLASS at Australia Wine Research Institute 1 day wine assessment course, with leading winemakers from around australia.       more...



EXPORTS

Kominos Wines has been exporting successfully to Asian markets for 20 years and continues to expand the delicious tastes of Australian wines overseas.
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 27145 New England Highway  -  PO Box 225,     Stanthorpe 4380  Queensland, Australia
 Ph: (0011) 61 07 4683 4311  Email: info@kominoswines.com

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   AWARDS

 

 SILVER - Winemakers Reserve Merlot 08
    2009 INTERNATIONAL NZ WINE SHOW

 GOLD - Winemaker’s Reserve Merlot, NZ
    2007 INTERNATIONAL WINE SHOW

 GOLD - Winemaker’s Reserve Merlot, 
    2007 NATIONAL COOL CLIMATE
    WINE SHOW

 GOLD - Winemaker’s Reserve Merlot, NZ
    2006 INTERNATIONAL WINE SHOW

 GOLD - Champion QLD Cabernet
    Sauvignon, 2006 Australian Small
    Winemakers Show

 TROPHY - Best Cabernet Sauvignon
    GOLD
– Winemaker’s Reserve  Cabernet
    Sauvignon.  2006 NATIONAL COOL
    CLIMATE WINE  SHOW

 TROPHY - most successful QLD exhibitor
    2006 BRISBANE RNA SHOW

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  MASTER OF WINE

"....Master of Wine Bob Cambell said the Granite Belt was not well recognised as an Australian Wine Region but the success of Kominos Wines in winning six Medals had changed perceptions in the industry"

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Kominos: Queensland's Granite Belt is a unique elevated plateau (800m-100m above sea level) with cold winter temperatures down to -10 degrees C in 2006, and mean summer January temperatures averaging 20.1degrees C. This is a climatic temperature range very similar to Australia's best districts. The natural environment is ruggedly beautiful abounding in granite boulders. A host of mountainous ranges spring from the valley floor. Elevations of vineyards scattered around the district vary from 680 m at Ballandean to 850 m at our Balancing Boulder Vineyard, making it one of the highest commercial vineyards in Australia. This variation makes for considerable microclimatic variation between vineyard sites and differences in quality.

 

We are located amidst a fruit bowl of temperate fruit orchards and vegetable fields. Our grape vineyards are surrounded by other vineyards and orchards, growing an array of delicious apples, pears, apricots, plums, peaches, nectarines, raspberries and healthy vegetables- broccoli, cabbages, leeks, garlic in winter and tomatoes, capsicums, zucchini in summer. The Granite Belt is a veritable garden of Eden. There is no similar or better region in our tropical /subtropical state for visiting and experiencing an authentic production experience.

 

Tony and Mary Comino grow grapes on 30 acres of vineyards. Together they handcraft and sell their creations on site in their landmark Australiana cellar door. "Our customers love the immediate connection between the grapes we tend just metres away from the cellar door and what we offer for tasting" says Mary. "As makers who grow our own grapes, we are always able to take greater care with growing (sometimes a little obsessively) and take greater risks with ripening than many makers who purchase grapes in " comments Tony Comino.