Our Winemaker

Mark Baird was appointed Senior Winemaker at Jane Brook Estate Wines in 2008. His winemaking career was launched in the late 1990s and has since worked for several prominent wineries in the Margaret River and Great Southern regions.

Following the completion of a Diploma in Viticulture at Curtin University, he continued to enhance his skills by undertaking a Bachelor of Science in Oenology. 

Mark has completed the AWRI advanced wine assessment course #40, WSET Level 3 and over 15 wine courses held through the WAWIA along with stewarding and judging at regional and state shows.

Mark’s love of wine and thirst for knowledge has taken him to Spain, Portugal, New Zealand and Chile.

 

Mark strives to create superior quality wines that are representative of the region, the vineyard, the variety and Jane Brook Estate’s unique style.

Our Wine Range

Our Cellar door is open 7 days a week from 10 am to 5pm in the Swan Valley. For those of you who aren't able to pop in give us a call or check out our virtual cellar online and have the wine delivered to your door!

The Sparklings

This traditionally made sparkling has a well-balanced palate with delicate fruit characters and a long, clean aftertaste. Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay grapes have been used to create this sparkling wine. Serve as an aperitif, celebration wine or pair with seafood.

 

Region: Margaret River

Colour: Mid Straw

Nose: Granny smith apples, tropical fruits, biscuit

Palate: Fresh, Balanced, Long, Clean finish

Drink Chilled now or cellar for up to 3 years

Jane Brook Sparkling White

Malbec & Cabernet Sauvignon grapes have been used in this traditionally made Sparkling. The Jane Brook Sparkling Rosé is disgorged early to preserve its youthful, vibrant flavour & colour.

Region: Margaret River

Colour: Scarlet Red

Nose: Fresh Cranberries, Sarsaparilla, Violets

Palate: Fresh, Delicate, Long clean aftertaste, well balanced fruit sweetness

Drink chilled now or cellar for up to 3 years

Jane Brook Sparkling Rosé

Our premium sparkling made from 100% Chardonnay grapes from the “Shovelgate Vineyard” in Margaret River. The 2012 Elizabeth Jane Blanc de Blanc exhibits a fine persistent bead, delicate mousse and is of the highest quality.

Region: Margaret River

Colour: Mid Straw

Nose: Citrus, Pink Lady, Apple Strudel, Complex

Palate: Lively, Fresh, Lemon Sherbet

Drink Chilled now or cellar for up to 8 years

Elizabeth Jane

Blanc de Blanc Sparkling

The Sparklings

Our Classic White is a delicious blend made with Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon and  Chardonnay.  A tried and tested crowd-pleaser, full of flavour and awesome for BBQs. 

Region: Margaret River

Colour: Water White with Straw tints

Nose: Zesty Lemon, Pineapple and Fruit Salad

Palate: Mid body, Fresh, Zesty

Drink chilled now or cellar for up to 3 years

Plain Jane Classic White

Jane Brook’s style of Sauvignon Blanc is flavourful,  fresh and enticing. This wine will develop and age gracefully over the next 5 years.

Region: Margaret River 

Colour: Pale Straw, Green Tints

Nose: Pungent, Green Bean, Exotic Spice, Fresh Herbal Notes

Palate: Crisp, Racy, Mouth-filling, and Concentrated 

Drink cold now or cellar for up to 5 years

Jane Brook Sauvignon Blanc

Rated 95 Points in James Halliday’s WOW Factor Whites 2017. 

Jane Brook’s  Sauvignon Blanc-Semillon is crisp, fresh and racy now but this wine will develop and age gracefully over the next 5 years.

Region: Margaret River 

Colour: Pale Straw

Nose: Lemon Frosting, Sherbet, Lime

Palate: Lively, Crisp with added weight from the addition of 45% Semillon

Drink cold now or cellar for up to 5 years

Jane Brook Sauvignon Blanc- Semillon

Featured in the best of the West in Winestate Magazine, our Chardonnay is  fruit driven and matured using French & American oak barrels, providing structure, complexity & textural components.  This Chardonnay is a superb food wine which has layers of intrigue from 18 months on oak.

Region: Margaret River

Colour: Mid Straw, Golden Hue

Nose: Intense, Ripe Apricot, Peach, Cream and Spice

Palate: Rich, Structured, Elegant with Soft texture and Spicy mid palate

Drink cool now or cellar for up to 8 years

Jane Brook Chardonnay

A blend of Swan Valley Shiraz, Margaret River Cabernet Sauvignon and Malbec with great structure & fruit flavour in a dry, refreshing style. Perfect for our climate and for sipping with a group of like-minded friends.

Region: Swan Valley and Margaret River

Colour: Brilliant Violet Rose

Nose: Intense, Strawberry Leaf, Sorbet, Cranberry

Palate: Smooth, Flavoursome, Delicate Fruit, Crisp Dry Finish

Drink Chilled now or cellar for up to 3 years

Plain Jane Classic Rosé

The Whites

Made from grapes sourced from Jane Brook's Swan Valley & Margaret River vineyards 42% Shiraz, 38% Malbec and 20% Cabernet Sauvignon.  Delicious with tapas or Mediterranean dishes.

Region: Swan Valley and Margaret River

Colour:  Mid Red with Violet hues

Nose: Crushed Mulberry, Floral Undertones

Palate:  Medium Bodied, Spicy, Sour Cherry, Rhubarb with hints of Violet

Drink room temperature now or cellar for up to 5 years

Plain Jane Classic Red

Our 2017 Shiraz contains grape parcels sourced from our 70 year old vines which are fermented and matured in French & American oak hogsheads. Following maturation, these parcels are blended together to create the iconic Jane Brook Back Block Shiraz which has delighted palates over decades.

Region: Swan Valley

Colour:  Dark Red with Scarlet Tints

Nose: Savoury, Dark Cherry with hints of Violets

Palate:  Medium Bodied, Complex and Jammy with Dusty Tannins and a Lingering finish

Drink room temperature now or cellar up to 2026

Jane Brook Back Block Shiraz

A Gold Medal at the Singapore Airlines Swan Valley Wine Show 2017.

The exceptional vintage produced another sensational Malbec from the Shovelgate Vineyard in Margaret River. It has spent 18 months in new & used French oak to preserve varietal integrity and with Malbec being heralded as the new kid on the block it’s definitely worth adding to your cellar.

Region: Margaret River

Colour:  Deep Dark, Purple Red

Nose: Vanilla, Ripe Mulberry, Cardamom

Palate:  Bold, Juicy and Youthful

Drink room temperature now or cellar up to 2023 and beyond

Jane Brook Malbec

Cabernet Sauvignon is a flagship varietal of the Margaret River wine region.

This is a fine example of the style. Jane Brook’s Shovelgate Vineyard’s unique location, inland from the Margaret River Township, has a major influence on the fruit characteristics and structure of the wine.  The 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon has spent 18 months in French oak.

Region: Margaret River

Colour:  Brilliant Deep Red

Nose: Oozes cassis, Black Olive, Spice and Cigar Box

Palate:  The truly Varietal palate is Frim and Generous yet Delicate and Finely structured with velvety tannins

Drink room temperature now or cellar up to 2020

Jane Brook Cabernet Sauvignon

The finest selection of barrels were blended to create this exceptional wine for the enthusiast to enjoy now and well into the future.  We suggest careful decanting to open the wine up and showcase it to its full potential.

Region: Margaret River

Colour:  Dark Red with red hues

Nose: Brooding, Blackcurrant, Tar and Liquorice

Palate:  Tight, Powerful; and Concentrated with Grippy Robust tannins

Drink room temperature now or cellar up to 2020 and beyond

Atkinson Family Reserve

Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon is a flagship varietal of the Margaret River wine region.

This is a fine example of the style. Jane Brook’s Shovelgate Vineyard’s unique location, inland from the Margaret River Township, has a major influence on the fruit characteristics and structure of the wine.  The 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon has spent 18 months in French oak.

Region: Margaret River

Colour:  Brilliant Deep Red

Nose: Oozes cassis, Black Olive, Spice and Cigar Box

Palate:  The truly Varietal palate is Frim and Generous yet Delicate and Finely structured with velvety tannins

Drink room temperature now or cellar up to 2020

Jane Brook Cabernet Sauvignon

The finest selection of barrels were blended to create this exceptional wine for the enthusiast to enjoy now and well into the future.  We suggest careful decanting to open the wine up and showcase it to its full potential.

Region: Margaret River

Colour:  Dark Red with red hues

Nose: Brooding, Blackcurrant, Tar and Liquorice

Palate:  Tight, Powerful; and Concentrated with Grippy Robust tannins

Drink room temperature now or cellar up to 2020 and beyond

Atkinson Family Reserve

Cabernet Sauvignon

The Reds

The Fortifieds

From Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon and Grenache grapes with the original wine being made in the 1970s, this luscious tawny has been aged in a horizontal solero system using old American hogsheads. The perfect way to finish off a meal with family and friends.

Region: Swan Valley

Colour:  Exuberant mahogany with amber tints

Nose: Intense, Caramel and Coffee, Vanilla Bean

Palate:  Rich, Mature and Delicate with a Clean spirited finish

Drink room temperature now or well into the future

Brandy Fortified Tawny

Produced entirely from Muscat grapes, this liqueur was vintaged in 1973. It has been aged in American oak hogsheads and blended with wines vintage in the late 1980s and mid-1990s. Liqueur Muscat is the most well-known of our trio of liqueurs.

Region: Swan Valley

Colour:  Bright old gold

Nose: Strong orange peel and walnut

Palate:  Balanced, Precise, Coffee, Raisins and Brandy Syrup

Drink room temperature now and well into the future

Jane Brook Liqueur Muscat

This sensational liqueur has spent its life since 1976 quietly ageing in American oak with other vintages added in 1985 and 1992. This liqueur is the perfect after-dinner indulgence.

Region: Swan Valley
Colour: Deep brown with golden hue
Nose: Intense, tarry, molasses & cedar
Palate: Silky, luscious, mature, Xmas pudding
Drink room temperature now and well into the future

Jane Brook Liqueur Topaque

This is a unique and magnificent dessert wine produced from Verdelho grapes vintaged in 1967 with a second blend produced in 1976. The green olive luminescent colour is a sign of a well-aged fortied wine.

Region: Swan Valley

Colour:  Dark amber with green and gold tints

Nose: Lifted, Vanilla Bean, Toffee, and Walnuts

Palate:  Full, Smooth, Mouth filling with layer upon layer of complex flavours

Drink room temperature now and well into the future

Jane Brook Liqueur Verdelho

Enjoy our beautiful white port chilled on ice with a wedge of lemon as an aperitif or after dinner delight.

Region: Swan Valley

Colour:  Straw Gold

Nose: Intense, Sherbet, marzipan and Lemon

Palate:  Luscious dried apricots with a warm finish

Drink room temperature now and well into the future

Jane Brook White Fortified

Jane Brook Estate Wines Edited 2019