Margaret River wineries are open and eager for you to drop by. The area’s winemakers and winery owners are no doubt some of the most interesting and charming people you will ever meet, and if that’s not reason enough to visit, then you should know that they often provide samples of their creations for a small fee or sometimes for free. Don’t know where to start? Check out the information below:
Red wine is king
According to VisitVineyards.com, red wines dominated the Australian wine market in 2014. Previously on equal footing with white in 2012, red wine has overtaken its pale counterpart in terms of sales over the last two years. Shiraz and cabernet sauvignon are the most popular red wine types, followed by pinot noir, durif, tempranillo, sangiovese and more.