"Youthful passion keeps Rutherglen food and wine fresh"

"Over at All Saints Estate, the chairwoman of the Winemakers of Rutherglen, Eliza Brown, epitomises the sense of history and family ties that are special to the area. She is justifiably proud of the magical setting of her vineyard, an 1880s castle and the elegant Terrace restaurant and is getting married there on Saturday.
 
Brown will rush back from her honeymoon with new husband Denis Lucey, owner of Bottega in Melbourne, as it's all hands on deck for the festival. Bottega is taking care of the entree-sized scottadito (lamb cutlets), matched with the 2007 All Saints Family Cellar shiraz on the first Saturday.
 
Rutherglen has changed in the past eight years, with young people returning to their family businesses and trying new styles of wines. Fortifieds are still important but sparkling moscato and European varieties such as sangiovese and tempranillo are appealing to a new generation of wine drinker.
 
Brown is the fourth generation of her family to be involved in winemaking. She says neighbouring Buller Wines are fifth generation and the Campbells and Chambers sixth generation..."

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The Age, Mary O'Brien, March 1st, 2011