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.
Penfolds collection of benchmark wines were established in a spirit of innovation and the constant and endless pursuit of quality, evidenced from the secret bottling of Grange in 1951 and the unbroken line of vintages of what is now Australia’s most iconic wine.
Penfolds vineyards are located primarily in South Australia on prime land throughout the state’s renowned viticultural regions. Key to the success of Penfolds has been a lineage of visionary winemakers - there have only ever been four Chief Winemakers at the helm of Penfolds.