New wines to try: Australia's Zonte's Footstep – LUXE Magazine Canada +  BEYOND Magazine


Zonte’s Footstep is not just a winery; it’s a journey of passion, artistry, and reverence for the land. Founded on the belief that great wines are crafted with a heartbeat, Zonte’s Footstep has emerged as a symbol of creativity and innovation in winemaking. With a commitment to sustainable practices and a focus on showcasing the best of each region, Zonte’s Footstep has garnered a loyal following of wine enthusiasts. In this article, we will delve into the world of Zonte’s Footstep and explore the soulful story behind these exceptional wines.

1. Where Stories and Wines Unite

1.1 Embracing Diversity

Zonte’s Footstep celebrates the diversity of Australia’s wine regions, sourcing grapes from different terroirs to craft wines that express the essence of each location.

1.2 Each Wine Tells a Story

Each wine in the Zonte’s Footstep collection tells a unique story, capturing the spirit of the land and the people who nurture the vines.

2. From the Heart of the Vineyard

2.1 Sustainable Practices

Zonte’s Footstep is committed to sustainable practices, respecting the land and its natural ecosystems, ensuring the health of the vineyards for generations to come.

2.2 Old Vines and New Techniques

Their vineyards include old vines that have stood the test of time, alongside new plantings that embrace modern winemaking techniques, resulting in wines with depth and character.

3. The Zonte’s Footstep Range

3.1 Chocolate Factory Shiraz

The iconic “Chocolate Factory Shiraz” is a velvety wine, rich with dark fruit flavors and a hint of mocha, leaving a lasting impression on the palate.

3.2 Violet Beauregard Malbec

Named after the Willy Wonka character, “Violet Beauregard Malbec” is a vibrant and smooth wine with luscious berry notes, capturing the imagination.

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4. Love for the Langhorne Creek Region

4.1 Langhorne Creek Legacy

Zonte’s Footstep has a deep connection to the Langhorne Creek region, where they pay homage to the rich winemaking history and the exceptional quality of the fruit.

4.2 Langhorne Creek Fruit Bat

The “Langhorne Creek Fruit Bat” range showcases the finest grapes from this region, reflecting the harmony between the vineyards and the winemakers’ passion.

5. A Heartbeat in Every Bottle

5.1 Crafting Wines with Soul

Zonte’s Footstep believes that wines are more than just liquids; they carry the heartbeat of the land and the people who tend to the vines.

5.2 Sharing the Passion

With every bottle of Zonte’s Footstep wine, the winemakers share their passion for winemaking and the remarkable stories that inspire each creation.


Zonte’s Footstep is a celebration of wines with a heartbeat, where each bottle represents the soulful journey of winemaking and a deep connection to the land. With a diverse range of wines that tell unique stories, Zonte’s Footstep invites wine enthusiasts to explore the rich tapestry of Australia’s wine regions. As you savor their wines, you become a part of the heartbeat that courses through every bottle, embracing the artistry, passion, and love that define Zonte’s Footstep.