January 24, 2024

The Precedent

The Precedent Subheading


Setting the standard.

Carefully handled and made in the Northern Margaret River region, The Precedent is the pinnacle of what can be achieved when exceptional winemakers and winemaking techniques meet outstanding grapes, grown in the world-class region of Margaret River. The result is having power and structure in a glass.

Set the perfect scene to enjoy The Precedent with a crackling fire, leather armchairs, and a glass of wine savouring the evening after a hearty dinner with friends and family. The Precedent aims to be a benchmark wine and bring you the very best parts of the Margaret River region. To provide power, structure and live up to the world-class precedent that surrounds it.

The Precedent consists of four varietals within its range. These are the Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Shiraz, and Cabernet Sauvignon all from the 2023 vintage.


The Precedent - Liquor Barons


The Precedent Sauvignon Blanc - Brand Page - Liquor Barons

Sauvignon Blanc 2023

  • Origin: Margaret River, WA.
  • Type: Sauvignon Blanc.
  • Analysis: 13% ABV.
  • Tasting notes: Showing characters of tropical guava, refreshing lemon zest and a hint of snow pea.
  • Colour: Pale green/yellow.
  • Aroma: Snow pea, passionfruit.

Crisp and fresh like any good Sauvignon Blanc, The Precedent’s Sauvignon Blanc holds its own when compared to other dry whites. This wine is bright and fresh. Would pair beautifully with any seafood dish.


The Precedent Chardonnay - Liquor Barons

Chardonnay 2023

  • Origin: Margaret River, WA.
  • Type: Chardonnay.
  • Analysis: 13.25% ABV.
  • Tasting notes: Rich with hints of vanilla and oak, this wine gives grapefruit aromas with a spicy reduction, combined with peach and citrus acidity on the palate. Finishes long and fresh with a pleasant oak derived toast.
  • Colour: Pale yellow.
  • Aroma: Notes of toasted bread.

The Precedent Chardonnay uses modern, sophisticated flavours that are classic to the Margaret River region. Perfectly pairs with a roast chicken or pork.


The Precedent Shiraz - Liquor Barons

Shiraz 2023

  • Origin: Margaret River, WA.
  • Type: Shiraz.
  • Analysis: 14.9% ABV.
  • Tasting notes: Boysenberry, cinnamon, full bodied.
  • Colour: Deep red.
  • Aroma: Raspberry, dark cherry.

Bold and powerful, true to The Precedent brand, the Shiraz is fruit forward with a full bodied flavour. In the finish, the Shiraz digresses into a crunchy acidity with fine tannins. Long, refreshing, and a perfect pairing to a hearty red meat dish, like lamb shoulder.


The Precedent Cabernet Sauvignon - Liquor Barons

Cabernet Sauvignon 2023

  • Origin: Margaret River, WA.
  • Type: Cabernet Sauvignon.
  • Analysis: 15% ABV.
  • Tasting notes: Intense, full bodied, dusty oak, dark berry, bay leaf.
  • Colour: Dark red.
  • Aroma: Black berry, bay leaf, oaky.

Another red that is full of intensity, structure and power, this Cabernet Sauvignon is an excellent example of a full bodied and satisfying Cabernet Sauvignon. With classic dark berry, bay leaf, red capsicum and hints of mint on the nose, it leads to cassis and cedar flavourings with tight tannins. Finishing long with a hint of dusty oak and is perfectly suited with charcoal grilled meats.


Quick Facts

  • Exclusively available to Liquor Barons.
  • Made by renown winemaker Damian Hutton.

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