Peter Gago of Penfolds Grange receives highest Australian honour

“When it comes to the greats of Australian wine, one name stands above all — Penfolds Grange. And one contemporary winemaker is synonymous with that icon — Peter Gago,” writes The Advertiser. 

For the first time a member of the Australian wine industry – Peter Gago, chief winemaker of Penfolds Grange – has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours in 2017. Gago is the only South Australian among 15 people who achieved the highest honour of Companion to the Order of Australia (AC).

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