This is the part-time business of winemaker Tom Robinson and sales manager Ashley Coats. In a potential demarcation dispute,Tom Robinson won the Gourmet Traveller Wine Magazine New Wine Writer Award '12, and holds a Masters degree in French literature. Each of them has a part-time teaching job at Mercedes College, Tom lecturing in French,Ashley head of the Arts Faculty. Tom's journey through wine is a prodigious one, covering the US for many years, and more recently, Australia. With a production of around 250 dozen, they had travelled below the Halliday radar, but have been making wines under the Head in the Clouds banner since 2008.
Head in the Clouds Wines is committed to providing quality, hand crafted wine of unique character. Galileo said, “Wine is Light contained by Moisture”. Following his poetic lead we have sought out the finest wine growers in some of the most specialised and select sites in South Australia to shape the personalities and flavours of our wines in a truly artisan approach.