Rocky & Mary believe that great wines begin in the vineyard. They have close working relationships with all their growers, who all share their passion and commitment to quality. Goulburn Valley Estate Wines, growers can be found in the Heathcote, Goulburn Valley, Barossa and Riverina – ideal terrain for the creation of boutique estate wines pleasing to any palate.
Famed for its food production, the Goulburn Valley region has been home to winemakers since the 1800’s. Rocky & Mary Scarpari have a long commitment to the area after many years as strawberry and tomato growers.
In the 1990’s, Rocky & Mary’s Italian heritage won out, and they began to explore the possibilities of making premium quality wines at affordable prices. In their research for Goulburn Valley Estate Wines, they discovered a shortage of wine making facilities in the region. Many wine growers in were producing premium quality fruit but were searching for someone to create the wine.