About Farr Rising

Farr Rising is already right up there when it comes to quality and excitement. The wines could barely boast better pedigree, with Nick Farr at the helm and impeccable fruit sources. These range from Pinot and Chardonnay grapes from the Farrs' own 2002 plantings to 35-year-old vines from 10km further down the Moorabool valley. Made in an earlier-drinking style than some of the By Farr range, the Farr Rising wines often go toe-to-toe with their illustrious label-mates. They represent some of the best-value terroir-driven wines available.

About Nick Farr

Nick Farr readily acknowledges the influence of father Gary in his winemaking and viticultural practices—however, these have been significantly enhanced by his own vast experience. While he was growing up, Nick often worked alongside his father on the family estate before a stint at Rosemount in the Hunter Valley in the late 90s. This was followed by more vintages with Gary as well as at Innisfail Vineyards in the Bannockburn area, where Nick commenced his label Farr Rising. Like his father, Nick has experience at international vineyards, including Cristom in Oregon, Au Bon Climate in California, and Domain Dujac in Burgundy.
Nick’s enthusiasm and passion for wine is captivating, and an excellent grounding in both the new and old schools of winemaking is the perfect complement to his individual tastes and ideas. “The wines we make are not mainstream—they are expressions of our vineyard, our land and what we like to drink. That is what we promise to deliver.”

Available Wines

2015  Farr Rising Shiraz

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2015  Farr Rising Chardonnay

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2016  Farr Rising Saignée

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Archive

2016  Farr Rising Gamay

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2015  Farr Rising Gamay

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2014  Farr Rising Shiraz

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2013  Farr Rising Shiraz

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2015  Farr Rising Pinot Noir

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2014  Farr Rising Pinot Noir

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2013  Farr Rising Pinot Noir

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2014  Farr Rising Chardonnay

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2015  Farr Rising Saignée

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2014  Farr Rising Saignée

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