"Great Southern’s vast and varied terroirs are reflected in an increased attention from a number of small producers toward single sites. Its lighter, lower-alcohol wines also meet a growing preference by consumers, which makes this wild Western Australian region an underdog that wine aficionados can easily love."
Photo credit: Galafrey Wines
Wine Enthusiast, a pre-eminent US magazine, wrote a fantastic article on the Great Southern wine region and its a fantastic read. Click here to see full article.
You will many familiar themes, such as (1) the scale and diversity of the Great Southern, (2) its strong potential and (3) how wine producers in the region are leading the charge on high-quality and exciting wine styles!
Galafrey and Rockcliffe were mentioned in the article and La Violetta, to no surprise, was recognized with the following:
One of Australia’s most highly lauded wine rebels is Andrew Hoadley, whose irreverent yet strangely cerebral La Violetta brand includes everything from a wild, oxidative Riesling with a splash of Gewürztraminer called Das Sakrileg, to a nouveau-style red blend called Nova Syrovà and two pét-nats.