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  1. Major Grapes and Wine Styles of Rutherglen GI
    • Red Grapes (85%): Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Durif
    • White Grapes (15%): Muscadelle, Brown Muscat (both used for fortified wines), Chardonnay, Marsanne
    • Fortified Wine Styles: "Tokay" and Muscat
  2. Soil Types of Rutherglen GI
    "Rutherglen" loam (preferred for fortified styles) and "Black Dog" fine sandy loam
  3. Major Natural Features of Rutherglen GI
    • Murray River (the GI's northern boundary)
    • Victorian Alps
  4. Key Producers of Rutherglen GI
    Campbells, Bullers Calliope, Warrabilla, Stanton & Killeen Wines
  5. Zones of Western Australia
    • South West Australia
    • Greater Perth
    • Central Western Australia
    • West Australian South East Coastal
    • Eastern Plains, Inland & North of Western Australia
  6. GI of South West Australia
    • Margaret River GI
    • Geographe GI
    • Blackwood Valley GI
    • Manjimup GI
    • Pemberton GI
    • Great Southern GI
  7. Unofficial Subregions of Margaret River GI
    • Yallingup,
    • Carbunup,
    • Wilyabrup,
    • Treeton,
    • Wallcliffe,
    • Karridale (proposed in 1999 by Dr. John Gladstones)
  8. Major Grapes and Wine Styles of Margaret River GI
    • Red Grapes (53%): Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz
    • White Grapes (47%): Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon
  9. Soil Types of Maragret River GI
    gravel and sandy loam over granite and gneiss
  10. Major Natural Features of Margaret River GI
    • Leewin-Naturaliste Ridge, a band of rolling hills running 90 km north-south
    • Indian Ocean to the west
    • Geographe Bay to the north
  11. Key Producers of Margaret River GI
    Leeuwin Estate, Cullen, Cape Mentelle, Vasse Felix
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Australia 24
2012-04-30 20:08:34

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