Licence No. 24008153
2019 WINES, MEADS & POTTERY
POTTERY: A selection of our pottery is currently available for online purchase from our page on http://www.farmhousedirect.com.au/theoldschoolwinery (Australia Post’s “online farmer’s market”).
WINES & MEADS: Please note the prices on this page include postage for 1 unit only (i.e. a single bottle or double bottle pack as described below) anywhere in Australia (except mead to WA , due to quarantine laws). If you’d like to order multiple bottles, we recommend contacting us directly or visiting our online store https://www.farmhousedirect.com.au/theoldschoolwinery (Australia Post’s online ‘farmer’s market’) for flat rate postage for up to 12 bottles of any of our wines and meads.
THE FINE PRINT Buying Alcohol Online: There’s a few things we need to do to comply with NSW liquor laws. Please note that it is against the law to sell or supply alcohol to, or to obtain alcohol on behalf of, a person under the age of 18 years. So, with your first purchase from us, we need your name and birth-date before we can ship your order. When ordering, PLEASE remember to email (email@example.com) or call us (03 5489 3249) with this information!
3 or MORE BOTTLES: Please go to: https://www.farmhousedirect.com.au/theoldschoolwinery
1 or 2 BOTTLES: Please order below:
White Mallee Mead
This delicious semi-sweet mead is made with honey from the famed Mallee trees of north-western Victoria. It has delicate citrus/pineapple flavours, underpinned by subtle woody vanilla notes. Enjoy lightly chilled, or, for a special treat, serve as a mulled mead (warmed with added spices, such as cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves). Made from honey. 11.8 % Alc/Vol. Approx. 7 standard drinks. Preservative (220) added. Product of Australia. SINGLE 750ml BOTTLE: $28.00 + $18.50 postage.
Orange Blossom Mead
A semi-sweet mead with delicate floral aromas and flavours, and a zesty citrus finish. Try it with camembert or brie or a blue cheese, with pork or chicken, or enjoy with dessert. 10.9% alc/vol. Approx. 6.45 standard drinks. Made from honey. Preservative (220) added. SINGLE 750ml BOTTLE: $28.00 + $18.50 postage.
Thor’s Hammer Fortified Mead
This fortified River Redgum mead, named after the famous war-hammer of the ancient Norse god Thor, is strong, smooth, sweet & supple on the palate, with hints of pear & almond, underpinned by redgum honey’s distinctive woody, nutty flavour. 21% alc/vol. Approx. 6.2 standard drinks. Made from honey and grape spirits. Contains preservative (220). SINGLE 375ml BOTTLE $22.00 + $18.50 postage.
A slightly sweet, yet robust red, made from a blend of cabernet and shiraz grapes and honey. Distinctive, full of character and easy to drink, ‘bluey’ is one of our most popular reds. 13.7% alc/vol. Approx. 8.1 standard drinks. Made from grapes and honey. Preservative (220) added. SINGLE 750ml BOTTLE $28.00 + 18.50 postage
‘Erik the Red’ Fortified Mead
Explore the exciting combination of red wine grapes and fragrant honey in this robust fortified, named after the legendary Viking adventurer and explorer Erik (or Eirik) the Red who, according to ancient sagas, discovered and named Greenland in 982 AD. Made from honey, grapes and grape spirits. Contains preservative (220). 19% alcohol/volume. Approximately 5.6 standard drinks. SINGLE 375ml BOTTLE $22.00 +$18.50 postage.
A lighter style shiraz with delicate spice notes. 13.1% alc/vol. Approx. 7.75 standard drinks. Preservative (220) added. Product of Australia. SINGLE BOTTLE: $25.00 + $18.50 postage.
Barbera is an ancient Northern Italian red grape variety, now gaining popularity in Australia. Our 2012 Barbera is a dry, lightly oaked wine with intense fruit flavours, including ripe cherries & orange peel, enriched by a hint of dark chocolate. 14.8% alc/vol. Approx.8.75 standard drinks. Made from grapes. Preservative (220) added. SINGLE BOTTLE: $28.00 + $18.50 postage.
White Mallee and Thor’s Hammer Classic Mead Pack
One bottle each of our two most popular honey meads. Perfect for mulled mead, after dinner drinks, entertaining...
Erik and Thor Fortified Pack
One bottle each of our fortified meads (375ml bottles).
Bluey and Erik ‘Red Mead’ Pack
One bottle each of our popular grape and honey wines - the perfect introduction to mead for red wine enthusiasts!