Heritage and Winemaking

The reputation, history and development of Penfolds wines is interwoven with the quality and individual character of company-owned and independently grown vineyards. At the very heart of Penfolds' winemaking philosophy is the requirement of the ‘right fruit’...

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KOONUNGA HILL VINEYARD

The vineyard was established in 1973 and now comprises 153 hectares (231 acres).

Koonunga Hill Vineyard
KALIMNA VINEYARD

The Kalimna Vineyard was established in the mid-1880s by George Swan Fowler and acquired by Penfolds in 1945.

Kalimna Vineyard
MAGILL ESTATE VINEYARD

Penfolds Magill Estate Vineyard was originally established in 1844 by Dr Christopher and Mary Penfold.

Magill Estate Vineyard
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PENFOLDS HISTORY

The historic and heritage-protected Magill Estate Vineyard was established in 1844 by Dr Christopher Rawson and Mary Penfold—just eight years after the foundation of Adelaide.

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The Craft of Wine Making

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THE GROWERS
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