As one of Australia’s oldest and continuously family owned and operated wineries, Best's craft extraordinary and iconic wines of elegance and longevity. Their flagship wine, the Thomson Family Shiraz, has an 'Outstanding' designation from the revered Langton’s Auction house and Bin O Shiraz is rated as 'Distinguished'.
Owned by just two families since 1866, the Best family who founded the winery, and today, their vision lives on through the Thomson’s, having purchased the property after Henry Best’s death in 1920.
With a warm vintage and dry growing season meant the vines ripened quickly and crops were lower than average. Sufficient water supply ensured the grapevines reminaed in good health and some February rain gave the vines a well-deserved drink and freshening them up before the grapes were harvested.