Adam Wadewitz, one of Australia's brightest winemaking talents, has been Senior Winemaker at Shaw + Smith since 2013. He has worked in the Adelaide Hills, Tasmania, Werribee, McLaren Vale and the Hunter Valley along with overseas stints in France, Chile and the USA. Prior to Shaw + Smith he made a reputation for himself in Great Western at Seppelts and Best's where he vinified the 2012 Jimmy Watson Trophy winner, the 2011 Best's Bin 1 Shiraz.
Adam's CV is an enviable one. He was joint Dux of the Len Evans Tutorial 2009, Gourmet Traveller WINE Winemaker of the Year Finalist 2010, Young Gun of Wine Finalist 2011 and has judged at the prestigious capital city wine shows of Melbourne, Sydney, Hobart, Adelaide and Canberra.