"Penfolds Rawson’s Retreat wines present classic single varietal and varietal
blends in an approachable, fresh-flavoured style for early enjoyment.
Drawing on Penfolds’ extensive vineyard resources, the wines offer a
first-rate quality and value guarantee, presenting the drinker with an
affordable taste of everyday Australian wine at its best.
The name Rawson’s Retreat is an informal reference to the stone cottage
built in 1845 by Dr Christopher Rawson Penfold at the famous Magill
vineyard in Adelaide, where he, with wife Mary and daughter Georgina, had
settled the year before and were to establish the Penfolds winery which still