May 6th, 2011
by Margaret River · Filed Under: Margaret River Wine Festival · Margaret River Wineries · Margaret River Wines · Vineyards Margaret River
Drink, Laugh, Enjoy Margaret River Wine
Scoop, Western Australia’s favorite lifestyle magazine got together a panel of top wine judges for their summer edition which gave a rundown on the top drops for the summer season. And Margaret River Wine scored the highest in Western Australia’s regional round-up. Area’s inclusive in the scoring were: Blackwood Valley, Geographe, Great Southern, Manjimup, Margaret River, Peel, Pemberton, Perth Hills and the Swan District.
Wines of the tasting were as follows:
1st Forrest Hill Estate 2009 Chardonnay
2nd Minot 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon
3rd Oakwood Wines 2010 White Label Verdelho
4th Tassel Park 2010 Private Bin Semillon Sauvignon Blanc
5th Cape Mentelle 2010 Georgiana Sauvignon Blanc
Make no mistake – Margaret River wine had a strong showing and dominated the tasting in both entries submitted and in results.
When vacationing in Margaret River reward yourself with one of the region’s top summer drops.
Michelle & Brent