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Introducing Small Victories Wine Co

Meet Jules and Bec Ashmead - the sisters-in-law behind Small Victories Wine Co - and learn some more about us and our wines!
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9 September 2022
Bringing art to the bottle – our Small Victories Sparkling
We have had the great pleasure of working with Adelaide artist Leah Grant to bring our Sparkling label to life. Read more about Leah and her artwork.
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25 August 2022
Our top 3 tips for storing wine
For some of folks, storing wine isn’t necessary. But if you do need to store your wine at home, here are our top tips to keep your wine in tip top condition.
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18 August 2022
Wine Experiences in the Barossa: Wine + potato crisps tasting!
Looking for a wine experience that's a little bit different for a group? Our Small Victories wine + potato crisps tasting is great fun and perfect for your next corporate team bonding day or girls afternoon out.
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28 July 2022
All About Shiraz
28 July is the international wine day to celebrate shiraz, so we're chatting about shiraz v syrah and some great food and wine matches for shiraz.
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20 May 2022
Our Barossa cellar door is now open!
Our cellar door is now open!
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17 May 2022
All about Pinot Gris
17 May is the international wine day to celebrate pinot gris, so here are some answers to the questions we get asked about pinot gris! Learn about pinot gris v pinot grigio and some great food and wine matches.
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21 April 2022
Tips for choosing off a restaurant wine list!
We recently caught up with Melissa Moore to chat about how choose off a wine list when you're at a restaurant. Read Melissa's tips to make you more confident next time you're reading a wine list!
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4 April 2022
Best spots for coffee in the Barossa
Jules is a 'long black with a big slurp of hot milk' kinda gal and Bec takes her coffee as a double shot flat white. We love a good coffee, so if you do too, here are the places that we grab coffees from around the Barossa.
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17 March 2022
Red wine poached pears with icecream and chocolate sauce
Pears are in season here in the Barossa, ripe and delicious. So we reached out to our friends Deniz and Kylie at Cuvee Chocolate and they've provided a recipe for red wine poached pears with chocolate sauce and icecream - otherwise known as Poire Belle Helene.
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3 March 2022
Grenache and food
Food and wine matching for Grenache can be an interesting conversation, because Grenache can be made in so many styles. Here we share some food pairings and recipes for different styles of Grenache.
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3 March 2022
Small victories are worth celebrating
We often forget, in this busy life, to celebrate the small victories we achieve - here are some small victories we think are worth celebrating.
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17 February 2022
Setting the perfect table for lunch with friends with Alice from Bright Threads
We recently caught up with Alice MacGillivray, owner of Bright Threads, to chat all things table linen and entertaining. Read her tips on setting the perfect table for long lunch with friends.
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3 February 2022
All about Rosé
Rosé has certainly seen a huge rise in popularity over the last five years or so. From backyard barbecues through to fine dining restaurants there isn’t a place you won’t see rosé. Here are the top four questions we have been asked about rosé, so what better time to share some answers than right now!
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27 January 2022
7 places we love to eat in the Barossa
We all know food and wine go hand in hand, and the Barossa offers this in spades. Here are seven places that we love to eat at in the Barossa...
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20 January 2022
How to build the ultimate cheese board with Barossa Valley Cheese Co
We love cheese, so it was only fitting to team up with Barossa Valley Cheese Co to bring you tips to build the ultimate cheese board!
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10 January 2022
Vegan wine and food matching
Our take on vegan wine and food matching - there are no rules - but if you’d like some ideas for your next dinner party, or just Friday night on the couch, we’ve got you covered.
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16 December 2021
Small Victories cocktail recipe – S.V. Negroni
Mix things up a little, and enjoy a cocktail with friends! Check out this recipe for S.V. Negroni wine and gin cocktail - a collab with Seppeltsfield Rd Distillers.
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16 December 2021
Movies and wine matches for the holidays
A bit of light-hearted fun, with a few suggestions by Jess of movies and wine matches to enjoy over the holidays / festive season. May you have time to sit down and relax with wine and a movie!
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18 November 2021
Small Victories cocktail recipe – S.V. Barossa Mojito
There's nothing like a Barossa Mojito to share with friends. We hope you enjoy this gin and wine cocktail recipe - a collab with Seppeltsfield Rd Distillers!
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18 November 2021
Food matches for Sangiovese
Our take on food and wine matching for Sangiovese - just some ideas to help guide you on your wine journey.
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11 November 2021
What’s the best temperature to serve my wine?
This is a fabulous question! I am so glad you asked. We share some thoughts to help you make it easier to choose which temperature to serve your wine.
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7 November 2021
Small Victories Wine Show Success!
Jules and Bec were left a little speechless on Friday, as Small Victories won wine show trophies at presentations in two different states!
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2 November 2021
Small Victories wine cocktail recipe – S.V. Cassis Spritz
Sometimes it is fun to spritz things up a little, and enjoy a wine cocktail with friends. We hope you enjoy this wine and gin cocktail - S.V. Cassis Spritz - a collab with Seppeltsfield Rd Distillers!
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2 November 2021
5 businesses that give back
Giving back to the community is one of our pillars, so coming into Christmas we've been looking to buy from other small businesses that also give back. 
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21 October 2021
Small Victories cocktail recipe – S.V. Fizz
Sometimes it is fun to spritz things up a little, and enjoy a cocktail with friends. We hope you enjoy this wine and gin cocktail - S.V. Fizz - a collab with Seppeltsfield Rd Distillers!
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17 September 2021
Drinking our Rosé on International Grenache Day
It's International Grenache Day and we just love grenache, so we're ready to talk about it all day long! Learn more about this super versatile variety.
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6 September 2021
5 local small businesses we love to shop at
The Barossa probably doesn’t scream shopping mecca to you – the region is certainly more well known for its wine and food credentials. But don’t let that fool you...
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22 August 2021
What is Vermentino?
Classed as an alternative variety in Australia, Vermentino is growing in popularity. If you haven’t tried a Vermentino before, here’s our short rundown!
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9 August 2021
Giving Back – Small Victories Wine Co charity partners
We have partnered with two charities, Variety - the Children's Charity and Trees For Life. Learn more about these charities and the work they do.
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9 August 2021
Food and wine matching
Our take on food and wine matching - there are no rules - but if you’d like some guidance, or just some ideas so you don’t need to decide what’s for dinner on Saturday night, we’ve got you covered.
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