Penfolds, one of the worlds most admired wineries. The success of Penfolds has been driven by the generations of visionaries and innovators. From the beginning in 1844 to today, the merging of science, art and innovation has driven Penfolds to become one of Australia’s most famed and respected winemakers.
The legend of Australia’s most revered wine is one of invention, passion, risk and determination. Its creation represents a distillation of our first Chief Winemaker; Max Schubert’s ambition for Australian wine. Known around the world as Penfolds Grange; this iconic wine of Australia has been produced every year since first produced from the 1951 vintage. Grange’s reputation as one of the world’s most celebrated wines continues to grow today. On its 50th birthday in 2001, Grange was listed as a South Australian heritage icon. Penfolds is the only Australian Winery to receive 100 points from both Wine Spectator (US) and Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate (US) for the same Vintage (2008 Grange). In 2017, Grange was classified as a First Growth in Liv-ex’s published recreation of the Bordeaux 1855 classification. Grange has been awarded over 20 perfect scores.