Bruce is the Senior Winemaker at Majella Wines in Coonawarra. Bruce’s passion for Coonawarra has seen him residing in the district for more than thirty years. For the past twenty years he has been the senior winemaker for Majella Wines, and developed the cellar style that has made Majella Wines so successful both nationally and internationally. Growing up in the Barossa Valley with thirty-five years of wine industry experience primarily in the production of premium red wine, he gained experience at both large and small wineries like Penfolds Wines, Woodley Wines and Peter Lehmann Wines in the Barossa Valley, Brands Laira Wines and McWilliams Wines in Coonawarra. Bruce is a keen supporter of the wine show system and has judged at Barossa, Rutherglen, Limestone Coast & Stanthorpe Wine Shows. He has been on the Winestate tasting panel on numerous occasions. Bruce is also a graduate of the Advanced Wine Assessment Course. Bruce was a founding committee member of the Limestone Coast Wine Show and was involved in the Coonawarra Cabernet Celebration Barrel series for many years. He is grateful for the opportunity to judge at the Limestone Coast Wine Show.
- 2021 Judge
- 2019 Judge