Capel Vale Wines, a West Australian Pioneer and 5 Red Star Winery, signs new distribution agreement

11 March, 2019 by Damon Apter

Capel Vale is an early foundation winemaker in Western Australian established by Dr Peter and Elizabeth Pratten in 1974. Their son Simon Pratten has managed Capel Vale as CEO since 2007.  Capel Vale was first to grow grapes across the diverse cool climate regions of Geographe, Margaret River and Mount Barker. The marque and its wines are truly representative of Western Australian premium winemaking.

Capel Vale’s, Simon Pratten is delighted to be partnering with Combined Wines in NSW/ACT and Global Food & Wine in QLD and says “The focus for Capel Vale is to align with experienced, high performing, reputable state-based wine distributors with an excellent service capability. Through their quality trade relationships we will have Capel Vale wines more accessible to the wine trade and consumer. Together, we are looking forward to growing our domestic distribution and building on our reputation as a producer of world class regional wines from Western Australia.”

General Manager of Combined Wines Joe Molinari says, “Everyone at Combined Wines is very excited to be involved with such a high quality producer as Capel Vale. We are always looking to improve our offering and have done so with a brand that is well respected by those in the industry & consumers.”

Jamie Anderson from Global Food & Wine says, “These are exciting times for Global Food & Wine’s newly developed Liquor Division and our fresh, dynamic and passionate team. Capel Vale is a renowned quality WA brand with quality wines in mid to premium segments, which will complement and strengthen our wine portfolio. It’s a privilege to have them come on board with us. We truly look forward to the partnership.”

Full contact details

For Capel Vale sales and distribution enquiries please contact: Matt Fitz-Gerald – 0450 402 363

Combined Wines www.combinedwines.com.au

Danilo Migliorini – 0412 888 961 (Sydney, Griffith)
Davide Luzio – 0456 542 111
Emmanuel Christodoulou – 0412 888 967
Paolo Orso – 0404 361 855
Rosa Landolina – 0411 119 783 (Sydney, Central Coast, Newcastle)
Stefano Redo – 0406 538 322 (Sydney, Wollongong)
Tony Cagianno – 0412 341 259 (ACT)
Vanessa Viscontini – 0405 501 450


Global Food & Wine
www.globalfw.com.au

Jamie Anderson – 0427 025 949 (Brisbane, Sunshine Coast)
Sam Franklin – 0427 761 064 (Brisbane, Gold Coast, Northern NSW)
All other QLD state enquiries phone (07) 5554 2000