Lone Star Creek, Yarra Valley, Victoria

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Location -  70 minutes (around 64km) east of Melbourne & 5 minutes south of the township of Woori Yallock

Elevation - 225m above sea level

Soil type - Yellow duplex clay (often called grey soils)

Aspect & planting direction - Sauvignon blanc planted on both sides of a gentle north-south slope with rows running north-sout

Vine age - Sauvignon blanc planted in 1999

Management - Conventionally managed with a view to sustainability

Notes - Directly across the road from the famed Lusatia Park vineyard, Lone Star is unquestionably one of the upper Yarra’s dark horses. Good vine age, a mix of red & grey soils & a genuine cool climate site, Lone Star consistently produces sauvignon blanc of purity, concentration & personality.