Who is she: Gilli Lipscombe
What is she doing: winemaker at Sailor Seeks Horse
Where can I find her: Huon Valley, Tasmania
Gilli is a winemaker in the Huon Valley alongside husband Paul, they own their vineyard which is one of the most southerly in Australia and are making chardonnay and pinot noir. She spent time working and making wine in vineyards across the globe including Margaret River, New Zealand, Oregon and France and after experiencing many techniques advocates for farming organically as possible which includes methods like dry winemaking. Last year they were voted by peers as winemakers of the year at 2018 Young Guns of Wines awards.
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