Our Winemakers

Phil Reedman Master of Wine

Phil Reedman is one of only 350 Masters of Wine worldwide.  With over 25 years experience in various fields within the global wine industry, including Wine Development Manager with UK Tesco. Phil is a regular wine show judge at Australian regional and capital cities aswell as international wine shows and an educator for the WSET and Institute of Masters of Wine and keynote speaker at industry conferenes.  A regular author and blogger Phil is both a key part of our winemaking team and innovations generator. His years of experience in the European market our integral to our export strategy, and he brings superior technical wine knowledge to the blending and developing of wine styles.

 

Mark Robinson Winemaker

Mark has been working in the wine industry for 16 years, primarily in McLaren Vale, and has also undertaken a vintage in the Loire Valley, France where he was able to learn winemaking – the French way.  Mark has Bachelor of Applied Science in Winemaking along with a Chemistry Degree and sees winemaking as a unique blend of art and science where the winemakers role is to allow the fruit to express its flavour of origin or terroir. This experierience and desire will ensure consistency of our Byrne wines under his expert knowledge, yet will also allow us to experiment and innovate for future years.