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Vasse Felix was the first winery to be built in the Margaret River. Owned and operated by the Holmes a Court family since 1987,Vasse Felix has undergone extensive changes and expansion. Chief winemaker Virginia Willcock has energised the winemaking and viticultural team with her no-nonsense approach and fierce commitment to quality. The estate vineyards contribute all but a small part of the annual production, and are scrupulously managed, quality the sole driver. Wines include top of the range Heytesbury (a cabernet blend) and Heytesbury Chardonnay; the premier range of mainly varietal wines; Filius Chardonnay and Cabernet Merlot; and Classic Dry White and Dry Red. Limited quantities of specialty wines include Cane Cut Semillon,Viognier and Tempranillo. Exports to all major markets.
Author: James Halliday
Planted in 1967, Vasse Felix was the first vineyard and winery established in Margaret River and is owned and operated by the Holmes à Court family.
The best performing wines from Margaret River are Cabernet Sauvignon (and Cabernet blends), Chardonnay, and Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon blends, many of which are recognised amongst the most outstanding of their kind in the world.
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Distinct architecture, striking stonework and elements reflective of the Margaret River region are captured in the contemporary yet rustic Vasse Felix Cellar Door.
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Joy lies in matching fine wine with fine food and the Vasse Felix restaurant offers a beautiful setting to indulge in regional flavours, textures and creative cuisine.
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