Parker Coonawarra Estate
Coonawarra, South Australia
John Parker established Parker Coonawarra Estate in 1985 with the vistion of producing the best possible Cabernet Sauvignon using the best clones from the best sub-region of one of Australia´s premium red wine district. The result has been over three decades of world class Coonawarra Cabernet Sauvignon with an outstanding ability to age.
John and Faye Parker established Parker Coonawarra Estate in 1985 after a career-long interest in the region. Today the privately owned Parker Coonawarra Estate is committed to John Parker´s standards of excellence, and producing the most faithful expression of Cabernet Sauvignon from the celebrated Terra Rossa soils of the Coonawarra growing region.
The winery´s first release of the 1988 vintage of First Growth was met with oustanding success, winning the Penfold Hyland Trophy in Perth.