Great Southern part 2 – La Violetta


For my other adventures in Western Australia’s Great Southern at the end of 2015, see On the road to Frankland River with Mr Cherubino

Andrew Hoadley, pictured here in the Somerset Hill Vineyard, 15 km west of Denmark in the deep south of Western Australia, has managed to hang on to his playful side, however serious he is about finding great vineyards and making great wine, and he seems to have as much fun thinking up wine names and designing labels as he does making wine. Many of them are inspired by European songs and singers, a few...