Forester Estate

Western Australia | Margaret River

James' Review

Forester Estate is owned by Kevin and Jenny McKay, with a 500-tonne winery, half devoted to contract winemaking, the other half for the Forester label. Winemaker Todd Payne has had a distinguished career, starting in the Great Southern, thereafter the Napa Valley, back to Plantagenet,then Esk Valley in Hawke's Bay, plus two vintages in the Northern Rhone Valley, one with esteemed producer Yves Cuilleron in 2008. His move back to WA completed the circle. The estate vineyards are planted to sauvignon blanc, semillon, chardonnay, cabernet sauvignon, shiraz, merlot, petit verdot, malbec and alicante bouschet. Exports to Japan.

About

Forester Estate is a family owned winery situated on Wildwood Road, Yallingup, in the northern Margaret River region. Built in 2002 Forester Estate is a new generation winery that strives to showcase the distinct regional characters of northern Margaret River fruit. The winery houses the best of new technology which is coupled with proven traditional winemaking techniques to ensure the exceptional quality grown in the vineyard is preserved in the finished product. Our award-winning wines can be ordered online with free freight anywhere in Australia.

Specialities

Sauvignon blanc, chardonnay, cabernet sauvignon, merlot, shiraz, fer.

Stockist Information

Distribution Information

Please call Forester Estate on (08) 9755 2788.

International Sales Information

Please call Kevin McKay from Forester Estate on (08) 9455 2788.

Details

Rating
Winemaker Kevin McKay, Todd Payne
Established 2001
Dozens 52 000
Vineyards (area) 33.5 ha
Opening Hours Not
Address 1064 Wildwood Road, Yallingup, WA 6282
Telephone (08) 9755 2788
Website www.foresterestate.com.au