Margaret River Wine 50 Years

Join us in celebrating the first 50 years of commercial wine making in the modern era of Margaret River!

Save the date for these fantastic celebratory events.

Thursday 16th November 2017 – Fifty Years in the Making @ Vasse Felix Art GalleryVasse Felix Margaret River

Masterclass styled tastings set in the iconic surroundings of the region’s founding winery, carefully curated to tell the unique story of the region and the key varietals. Wines spanning the five decades of wine production, covering both established pioneers and up and coming brands. The most comprehensive review of Margaret River Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon to date.

 

 

Margaret River 50th Anniversary DinnerSaturday 18th November 2017 – Grand Cabernet Auction & Dinner @ Eight Willows Retreat

The Margaret River Grand Cabernet Auction and Dinner is a celebration of 50 years of regional collaboration.

Six lots of a 2017 Margaret River Cabernet Sauvignon Anniversary wine will be auctioned En Primeur during a Grand Dinner comprising of a 5-course degustation.

The menu has been created by 5 local chefs, using local ingredients and matched against Gold Medal Margaret River wines from the 2016 and 2017 Langton’s Margaret River Wine Show.

Participating wineries: The 2017 Margaret River anniversary wine will be blended from the best parcels of the participating wineries before being aged in barrel.  When bottled in (2018) the wine be packaged with a label prepared by leading Margaret River artist.

Vasse Felix | Juniper Estate | Hay Shed Hill | Leeuwin Estate | Voyager Estate | Lenton Brae Wines | Brookland Valley | Deep Woods Estate | Devils Lair | Heydon Estate | Xanadu Wines | Flametree Wines | Redgate Wines | Happs Wines | Rosily Vineyard | Stormflower Vineyard | Fraser Gallop Estate | Amelia Park Wines | Evans & Tate | McHenry Hohnen | Snake + Herring | Thompson Estate | Oates Ends | Ringbolt | Howard Park Wines | Watershed Premium Wines | Cloudburst | Credaro Wines | Miles from Nowhere | Victory Point | Calneggia Family Vineyards | Swings & Roundabouts | Cape Mentelle

 

Margaret River 50th Anniversary Community FairSunday 10th December 2017 – 50th Anniversary Community Wine Fair @ Pioneer Park

The Community Wine Fair will be a fun event celebrating and showcasing Margaret River Wine. A thank you from the wine industry to the local community the event will consist of stalls from a large selection of wine producers, a range of food trucks & pop-up food producers as well as live music and entertainment. Informal and fun masterclasses will also to be held on the day.

Stalls will include After Hours Wine, Aravina Estate, Arimia, Arthur Wines, Beneath The Kite, Brash Vineyard, Brookline Valley, Capel Vale Wines, Clairault | Streicker, Clown Fish & Cowaramup Wines, Deep Woods Estate, Devils Lair, Dormilona, Flametree Wines, Flying Fish Cove, Fraser Gallop Estate, Howard Park Wines, KarriBindi, Lenton Brae Winery, Morlet of Margaret River, Moss Wood, Oates Ends, Robert Oatley Vineyards, Saracen Estates, Stella Bella Wines, the alchemists, Thompson Estate, Vasse Felix, Voyager Estate, Willespie, Windows Estate, Woodlands Wines, Woody Nook Wines, Xanadu Wines and Yallingup Cheese and Goon Tycoons…and plenty more!

To find out more about these events and when tickets will be on sale sign-up using the Do you Love Margaret River Wine? form below.