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New Venture Brings Together Australia, Bordeaux and Champagne

Harvey Steiman
Issue: May 15, 2004

Australian wine icon Brian Croser has formed a partnership with Champagne producer Bollinger and Jean-Michel Cazes, the owner of Bordeaux châteaus Lynch-Bages and Les Ormes-de-Pez. Last year, the new company, called Tapanappa Wines, purchased the 20-acre Koppamurra Vineyard in Wrattonbully, a rapidly growing region in South Australia.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 15, 2004.

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