• THE STORY OF JACOB’S CREEK

  • Having earned thousands of medals at wine shows over the last 30 years, Jacob's Creek wines are trusted by consumers for their genuine quality.
  • JACOB’S CREEK is rooted in 170 years of winemaking tradition

  • which began when Johann Gramp planted his first vineyard on the banks of Jacob’s Creek in 1847. In doing so, Johann founded the Gramp & Sons business and began a history of winemaking innovation that continues today.
  • The brand was first launched in 1976

  • and is named after a creek that runs through the renowned Barossa Valley wine region in South Australia.
  • Every Jacob’s Creek wine

  • is created with consumers and their evolving tastes in mind. We make a diverse range of wines for people to enjoy whatever their occasion.

THE STORY OF JACOB’S CREEK

Having earned thousands of medals at wine shows over the last 30 years, Jacob's Creek wines are trusted by consumers for their genuine quality.

JACOB’S CREEK is rooted in 170 years of winemaking tradition

which began when Johann Gramp planted his first vineyard on the banks of Jacob’s Creek in 1847. In doing so, Johann founded the Gramp & Sons business and began a history of winemaking innovation that continues today.

The brand was first launched in 1976

and is named after a creek that runs through the renowned Barossa Valley wine region in South Australia.

Every Jacob’s Creek wine

is created with consumers and their evolving tastes in mind. We make a diverse range of wines for people to enjoy whatever their occasion.



Key Things to Know

Heritage

In 1847, Johann Gramp planted the Barossa’s first vines on the banks of Jacob’s Creek, founding the Gramp & Sons business over 180 years ago.

The Gramp Family were known for their egalitarian and open nature, often welcoming new immigrants to the Barossa to share wine, a meal and friendship at their table.

In 1976, the Jacob’s Creek brand was launched, rapidly becoming one of Australia’s most popular wines, continuing on the Gramp family tradition and spirit.

Wine Making

Our winemakers give our everyday wines as much care and devotion as our fine wines. This attention to quality across our portfolio is widely recognized as Jacob’s Creek’s signature mark.

Jacob’s Creek wines are crafted by talented winemakers and grape growers who are dedicated to delivering genuine quality for consumers.

Place

Jacob’s Creek is a small creek which runs through the heart of the Barossa Valley in South Australia.

Jacob’s Creek was chosen to plant the first vines in the Barossa due to its natural splendour, providing the opportunity to cultivate a generous life and connected community.

The home of Jacob’s Creek and modern cellar door is located in the heart of the Barossa Valley in South Australia.


In 2019, Jacob's Creek Wines won 456 awards in Wine Shows