Top 100 wines of Ferguson Valley

Discover the top 100 best wines of Ferguson Valley of Ferguson Valley as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the wines that are popular of Ferguson Valley and the best vintages to taste in this region.

Discovering the wine region of Ferguson Valley

Ferguson Valley is an emerging Australian wine district within the official Geographe wine region of Western Australia. Located just inland from the Indian Ocean coast, this sunny valley is cooled and moistened by sea breezes during hot summer afternoons, allowing it to produce Powerful wines of unusual complexity. Located immediately North of the Blackwood Valley and the famous Margaret River, the land is surrounded by some of the most established vineyards in Western Australia. That said, 'established' here only means 30 or 40 years, as the region's wine-making potential was only really recognised in the 1970s.

Today there are about a dozen boutique wineries, many with Tasting rooms and/or restaurants. Due to the lack of exposure to the cool waters of the Southern (Antarctic) Ocean, Geographe's Climate as a whole is Slightly warmer than that of its famous neighbour, Margaret River, although the hills around the Ferguson Valley - and a slight increase in elevation - provide some relief to the vineyards from the intense summer afternoon sun. Willow Bridge Winery is the region's largest and best-known producer, located a Short distance from the northern banks of the Collie River. Although a newcomer to the area, the winery now has approximately 60 hectares (150 acres) of vineyards.

News from the vineyard of Ferguson Valley

Brad Pitt’s Rosé Champagne chosen for Oscars 2022

Fleur de Miraval will be poured at the Dolby Theatre during the Oscars (27 March), as well as during the Governors Ball – the Academy’s official afterparty – and at other Oscars-related events in Los Angeles, New York City, and London, including the Oscars Nominees Luncheon on 7 March. Serving Fleur de Miraval Rosé Champagne, best known for its association with Pitt, was a ‘natural choice’, the champagne brand said in a statement announcing the news. ‘Fleur de Miraval will now ...

Romantic restaurants for wine lovers on Valentine’s Day

While some people prefer to avoid restaurants altogether on Valentine’s Day, for others it’s the perfect excuse to enjoy a romantic evening out. For wine lovers, finding venues with a great selection of bottles is an added bonus. Whether you’re after prestige Bordeaux and classic vintages or interesting and quirky bottles from less well-known producers, the selection below gives you plenty of options. We also tell you what to expect from the wine list in each venue. From Michel ...

Tobermory launches 24-year-old whisky finished in Oloroso Sherry casks

Only 3,600 bottles of Tobermory 24 Year Old Oloroso Cask Finish will be available, following last year’s release of a 23-year-old Hebridean Series single malt from the same batch. Bottled at 52.5% abv, Tobermory 24 has spent the last nine years in Oloroso Sherry casks sourced from González Byass. The series is part of a new focus on aged Tobermory releases under Brendan McCarron, master distiller for parent company Distell, master blender Julieann Fernandez and Tobermory manager Cara Gilbert, 28 ...