Adam Wadewitz, one of Australia’s brightest winemaking talents, joined Shaw + Smith in 2013 as their Senior Winemaker. He has worked in the Adelaide Hills, Geelong, McLaren Vale, Hunter Valley plus stints in France, Chile and USA. Prior to joining Shaw and Smith he has made a reputation for himself in Great Western at Seppelts and Best’s where he vinified the 2012 Jimmy Watson Winner, the 2011 Best’s Bin 1 Shiraz.
Adam’s CV is an enviable one. He was joint Dux of the Len Evans tutorial 2009, Gourmet Traveller WINE Winemaker of the Year Finalist 2010, Young Gun of Wine Finalist 2011 and has judged at the prestigious capital city wine shows of Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra and Hobart, where he is currently a Panel Chair.