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Widely regarded as one of the best wineries in the region, producing glorious Chardonnay, power-laden Semillon and elegant Cabernet Sauvignon that lives for decades. Moss Wood also owns the Ribbon Vale Estate, the wines treated as vineyard-designated within the Moss Wood umbrella. The current releases are of exceptionally high quality. Exports to all major markets.
Author: James Halliday
Planted in 1969 with its first vintage in 1973, Moss Wood is an important, founding estate of the Margaret River region. Dr John Gladstones academic paper of 1966, recommended the region for its consistent maritime and Mediterranean climate, suggesting it would lend itself to growing the highest quality wine grapes. Keith Mugford has been making wine and tending the vineyard at Moss Wood since 1979 and in 1984 he was joined in this by his wife Clare. They constantly strive to make the finest possible wines from their exceptional site. The couples exacting viticulture ensures the production of grapes of excellent quality and consistently fine wines from one year to the next.
Ribbon Vale House is set on a tranquil 17 acre vineyard with views overlooking the beautiful Wilyabrup Valley. It combines country resort living with a child friendly design in a secluded location.Central location only 15km to Gracetown beach, 15km to Cowaramup town site, 25km to Dunsborough, 25km to Margaret River. Only minutes to all the fine wineries of Wilyabrup. This location provides you with an excellent base from which to explore this beautiful area.The house comfortably sleeps 8 in 4 large bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The master bedroom has as a king size bed, the second bedroom a queen bed, the third bedroom has a queen bed and the fourth bedroom can be either 2 single beds or can be joined to become a king size bed. The house is functional with a well equipped kitchen, and laundry, both with modern appliances, including a coffee machine. There are 2 living spaces one of which has a fire place, reverse cycle for heating and cooling and large television and Foxtel access. On the large wrapping veranda guests can enjoy exquisite valley vistas whilst using the outdoor sitting and dining furniture and four-burner barbeque. If you are looking for a quiet getaway for 2 only this can be accommodated.
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