Penfolds, Maggie Beer, Grant Burge and more big names you’ll love
The Barossa Valley is renowned the world over for it’s wine, particularly the big, bold reds that this region is justly famous for. We visit several Barossa Valley icons on our tour, as well as lots of smaller hidden gems. We think you’ll find the best of both worlds, but if its the icons that you have come to visit, keep reading.
Possibly the biggest and best known winery in the world?! Penfolds is a household name, and their tasting room in the Barossa offers plenty of wine to try. The winery aims to provide a rare insight into the engine room of Penfolds from a winemaking perspective, and allows you to taste its world-renowned Grange and other Penfolds premium wines.
Grant Burge Wines is nestled in the heart of the Barossa Valley and offers premium wines, great coffee and casual dining all with beautiful Barossa Valley views. The wine is world-renowned for good reason!
St Hallett offers a lovely experience for wine lovers. Whether you’re tasting their current range at the friendly cellar door or enjoying a glass with friends under the vine covered pergola or beautiful lawns, their professional staff will ensure your visit will be memorable and rewarding.
Yalumba is Australia’s oldest family owned winery. The winery itself is more than 166 years old and its grand stone buildings, cultivated gardens, character-filled ‘wine room’ and huge selection of premium wines make for a great tasting experience in beautiful surroundings.
This venue has it all – wines, history, and good food. Here you can taste the well known ‘PepperJack’ wines, and the adjoining ‘Salter’s Restaurant’ offers wood fired pizzas, share platters and affordable modern regional cuisine. Be sure to ask about wine discounts if you are dining in!
Maggie Beer’s Farm Shop and cafe
A visit to Maggie Beer’s Farm Shop is an absolute must for foodies. Cook, writer and founder of ‘Maggie Beer Products’, this venue offers tastings and sales of her full product range, as well as her cafe & bakery offering affordable, home-style lunch options.