About Us

Liquid Luxury is an initiative of the 150-year-old, award-winning Rutherglen winery Stanton & Killeen. 

Stanton & Killeen have been handcrafting and barrel ageing fortified wine since 1875. It is one of the most highly regarded and awarded wineries in respect of their famous Rutherglen Muscats, Topaques and Vintage Fortifieds (Port). 

Seven generations of fortified winemaking have secured Stanton & Killeen as the experts in & leading supplier of high-end home barrels, barrel accessories & blending fortified wines. Stanton & Killeen are passionate about fortified winemaking and want to share this with the world. 

Liquid Luxury by Stanton & Killeen offers customers the opportunity to handcraft a unique fortified wine with ongoing support & education from the best in the business. 

Not only can our customers purchase high-end home barrels and fortified wine, but Liquid Luxury also offers several educational and support services, including: 


  • Sample Analysis & Testing.

    Every 12-18 months, barrel owners should take advantage of Liquid Luxury's free sample analysis and testing service. Send through a sample of your barrel blend, and our expert winemakers will provide recommendations to keep your barrel and wine in perfect shape.

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  • The Liqlux Academy.

    The Liqlux Academy is a collection of educational videos, articles and blog posts to assist you on your journey through the world of home barrels and fortified wine.

    Get educated 
  • The Liqlux Amateur Fortified Wine show

    An annual event where barrel owners have the opportunity to showcase their fortified wine creations. A panel of wine professionals will taste and grade each home blend before crowning a winner in each category.

    Each entry will access detailed notes and their wines' analysis to help them further improve. The winners in each category will receive bragging rights and some generous prize packages.

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  • The Liquid Luxury Community. 

    The Liquid Luxury Community is an online presence across multiple social media platforms. Home barrel enthusiasts can share tips, tricks, learnings and successes.

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Free barrel advice & support.

Need help with your barrel of blend? Liquid Luxury offers free advice Monday-Friday 9-5pm. Call us on (02) 6032 9457 or email your questions to wine@stantonandkilleen.com.au

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