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Magazine Archives: Oct. 15, 1996

California Wines to be Made in an Aussie Style

Issue: October 15, 1996

October 15, 1996 California Wines to be Made in an Aussie Style Australia's biggest wine company is trying its hand in California. Southcorp, parent company of Penfolds and more than a dozen other Australian wineries, struck a deal in late August with the Niven family, owner of Paragon Vineyards in San Luis Obispo, to launch a joint venture.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 15, 1996.

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