Musical chairs in key Margaret River winery positions. The winery manager and chief winemaker at Devil’s Lair (tastings), Oliver Crawford (pictured above), is going to Vasse Felix (tastings) as general manager in mid-October. This won’t affect Vasse’s Winemaker of the Year award-winning chief winemaker Virginia Willcock, who
Years ago, the late Len Evans used to get on his soapbox at every opportunity and exhort Australia’s winemakers to produce more great wines. We have plenty of workman-like, mid-market, value-for-money wines, he would say, but we badly need more great wines.