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Gumpara Hexen Shiraz 2nd Place – 5 Stars

‘Gumpara Hexen Shiraz receives outright 2nd place and 5 stars in Winestate Magazine World’s Greatest Syrah & Shiraz Challenge  XIII’ September/October 2018 edition     GUMPARA Wines produce premium quality hand crafted table and fortified wines from their sixth generation owned and operated single vineyard at Light Pass in the Barossa Valley. In 1856 the […]

5 Stars! 2015 Mader Reserve Shiraz.

Winestate Magazine awards Gumpara 2015 Mader Reserve Shiraz  5 stars equal top ( in category $50-$60 ) in Worlds Greatest  Syrah/Shiraz Challenge XII.     The quality of the 2015 Barossa vintage was truly outstanding.  Climatic conditions were generally favourable and a pre harvest rainfall event of nearly 20mm provided good vine health that carried […]

2012 Mader Reserve – 5 Stars

Gumpara 2012 Mader Reserve Shiraz received 5 stars Winestate Magazines “Annual Edition 2015, New Releases, Best Wines of 2013, 2012”       Optimum ripening conditions during the 2012 Barossa vintage resulted in this Shiraz displaying deep colour and outstanding fruit concentration. Partial barrel fermentation in new French oak hogsheads has contributed to flavour, complexity […]

2014 Winestate Magazine Awards

Winestate Magazine Winestate Magazine (New Release tasting results) Gumpara, Mader Reserve Shiraz 2012 “Five Stars “ Equal Top in category Nominated for wine of the year finals. Winestate Magazine (World’s Greatest Shiraz Challenge) Gumpara, Victor’s Old Vine Shiraz 2012 “Four ½ Stars” Equal Top in category nominated for wine of the year finals. Winestate Magazine […]


Gumpara 2010 Reserve Shiraz awarded third place in Winestate Magazines 2012 “WORLD’S GREATEST SYRAH & SHIRAZ CHALLENGE” from a field of 724 entries. “YOU WOULD HAVE TO SAY Gumpara wines are the quintessential one-man-band operation; with the man in question being Mark Mader.  “From tending all the vines right through to the final bottling – […]