A Post by James Atkinson from The Shout:
Former Kirrihill winemaker Donna Stephens has left the Clare Valley for her hometown of Mildura, where she’s taken on the role of head winemaker for Cappa Stone Wines.
Since joining Cappa Stone, Stephens has overseen the construction of a new winery complete with old basket presses and open fermenters, as well as completing vintage 2013.
The Cappa Stone range includes Moscato made from white frontignac in Mildura; Adelaide Hills Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay; Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon and Clare Valley Shiraz (pictured).
Read his full article at theshout.com.au
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