The Howard Park Distinguished Sites concept is designed to highlight the distinctive regional and site characteristics of Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz from the very best vineyard sites in the Margaret River and the Great Southern, the two premier West Australian grape growing regions
About the Vineyard
Abercrombie Vineyard. Block 1A, 1B & 2. Mount Barker sub region, Great Southern. Soils - shallow lateritic gravels over sandy, clay loam.
Small parcels are hand-picked and selected parcels remained on skins after fermentation to further enhance the tannin profile while others were pressed at dryness to capture fruit vibrancy. Barrel maturation - 18 months in 40% new and 60% older French oak barriques.