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Jacob's Creek
Barossa Valley Way
Rowland Flat,
South Australia, 5352
Australia
Tel : +61 8 8521 3000
visitorcentre@pernot-ricard.com.au
www.jacobscreek.com



1847:
 along the banks of Jacob's Creek, Johann Gramp planted his first vineyard. His vision was to create great tasting wines that reflect the true character of the grapes and the land. To this Jacob's Creek lives and breathes his vision by producing wines that showcase how each grape variety expresses itself when shaped by the soil and the sun of Australia. It's a story of people, passion and place. A 167-year history of Gramp & Sons that first began when a Bavarian immigrant missed the taste of wine from his homeland so much, he decided to start growing grapes.


1839:
a german mineralogist named Menge who later be friends Johann Gramp visits the Barossa Valley and recognises the land's potential for farming and fruit growing.


1840:
in Rowland Flat, William Jacob settles on the banks of a small creek that would later be named after him and ultimately become world famous. His original cottage remains as a wonderful spot on the grounds of the Jacob's Creek Visitor Centre.


1847:
Johann and his wife purchase 30 hectares along the banks of Jacob's Creek and plant the Barossa's first commercial vineyard.


1877:
Johann's son Gustave moves the winery to its present day site at Rowland Flat.


1912:
The Gramp Family wine business is incorporated as G Gramps & Sons by Gustac. It continues to grow under his sons Louis and Fred Gramp.


1947:
100 years of winemaking this includes the planting of a commemorative Mulberrey tree at the place now known as Cantenay Hill.


1976:
The Jacob's Creek Brand is Born with a 1973 vintage blend of Shiraz and Cabernet Suavignon from the Barossa Valley and McLaren Vale, and Malbec from Padthaway, the first wine labelled Jacob's Creek.


1994:
Jacob's Creek is awarded the voveted Maurice O'Shea Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Australian Wine Industry.


1998:
Jacob's Creek produces the first sparkling wines.


2008:
The World Association of Wine Writers and Journalists rank Jacob's Winery number one in the World's 100 Best Wineries.


Wines produced by Jacob's Creek:


Jacob's Creek Australia Barossa Signature Chardonnay

Jacob's Creek Australia Barossa Signature Riesling
Jacob's Creek Australia Barossa Signature Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon
Jacob's Creek Australia Barossa Signature Cabernet Sauvignon
Jacob's Creek Australia Barossa Signature Shiraz
Jacob's Creek Australia Reserve Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon
Jacob's Creek Australia Reserve Adelaide Hills Pinot Noir
Jacob's Creek Australia Reserve Adelaide Hills Chardonnay
Jacob's Creek Australia Reserve Adelaide Hills Suavignon Blanc
Jacob's Creek Australia Reserve Barossa Riesling
Jacob's Creek Australia Reserve Limestone Coast Shiraz
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Cabernet Sauvignon
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Merlot
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Cabernet Merlot
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Shiraz
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Shiraz Cabernet
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Grenache Shiraz
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Pinot Noir
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Chardonnay
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Sémillon Chardonnay
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Riesling
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Sauvignon Blanc
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Sémillon Sauvignon Blanc
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Pinot Grigio
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Shiraz Rosé
Jacob's Creek Australia Classic Merlot
Jacob's Creek Australia Sparkling Chardonnay Pinot Noir
Jacob's Creek Australia Sparkling Trilogy NV Cuvée Brut
Jacob's Creek Australia Sparkling Trilogy NV Cuvée Rosé
Jacob's Creek Australia Sparkling Moscato
Jacob's Creek Australia Sparkling Shiraz
Jacob's Creek Australia Sparkling Moscato Rosé
Jacob's Creek Australia Reeves Point Chardonnay
Jacob's Creek Australia Centenary Hill Shiraz
Jacob's Creek Australia Steingarten Riesling
Jacob's Creek Australia Johann Shiraz Cabernet
Jacob's Creek Australia Cool Harvest Pinot Grigio
Jacob's Creek Australia Cool Harvest Sauvignon Blanc
Jacob's Creek Australia Cool Harvest Shiraz Rosé
Jacob's Creek Australia Moscato


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