A collaboration between arguably Australia’s greatest sportsman, Ricky Ponting and iconic Australian Winemaker Ben Riggs, Ponting Wines encapsulates the drive for excellence and perfectionism that both have demonstrated in their incredible careers. Utilising Ben’s vast network of growers from around the country, parcels that meet Ben & Ricky’s high standards are accepted for the Ponting label. Each wine reflects Ricky’s life and has been carefully crafted by Ben to ensure flavour, structure and complexity are of the highest quality.Ponting Wines is a celebration of Ben and Ricky's commitment, dedication and achievements in their chosen crafts.
With Ben closely overlooking the fruit sourcing, sustainability is at the forefront of every decision. Ben’s 48 vintages around the globe have taught him much, including the importance of care in the vineyard and its direct link to quality in the glass. One of the original members of Sustainable Winegrowing Australia, Ben's passion for ethically sourced fruit means only working with producers that share this mindset.