Wine Lists

Great Southern wines to try

By Halliday Wine Companion

20 Oct, 2021

Explore top examples from Western Australia's stunning Great Southern region.

Encompassing mountains, rivers and ocean-adjacent vineyards, Western Australia's Great Southern is home to a variety of sites. From rich reds to complex whites – discover the expansive terrior of this region with the following standout wines.

2020 Alkoomi Collection Cabernet Sauvignon
Aromas of cassis and fresh herbs with subtle dusty, earthy layers. A complex and rich palate of cassis, bay leaf and dark chocolate wrapped up in a smooth and silky tannin structure. Pairs beautifully with a roast dinner.

Frankland River, WA | RRP $28 | Drink to 2030 |

2021 Singlefile Family Reserve Chardonnay
Intense aromas of grapefruit and white peach with a touch of orange blossom. A concentration of citrus and stone fruit on the palate with a touch of a creamy nutty texture well suited to rich poultry, creamy shellfish or dishes with sautéed vegetables.

Denmark, WA | RRP $60 | Drink to 2041 |

2020 Ferngrove King Malbec
A rich and intense Malbec with generous blackberry mid-palate and hints of violet. Silky tannins and French oak nuances convey a delicious cigar box and toasty cedar finish. Enjoy with tender, lean cuts of steak or blue cheese – Best Alternative Red at the Geographe Wine Show.

Frankland River, WA | RRP $40 | Drink to 2031 |

Discover more about Great Southern in our essential guide.

*This article was produced by Halliday Wine Companion in partnership with the featured wineries.