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In the world of wine, winemakers normally get all the attention. However, making wines that are true to our region could never happen without a strong team. We’re privileged to find ourselves surrounded by eager and talented people who appreciate our land, vineyards and wines. Every day we learn from each other and are grateful for this shared knowledge.
Come, meet the winemakers and enjoy lunch or cheese platter in beautiful rustic setting with occasional live music. Open every weekend in Summer holidays too.
Family owned and operated since 1982, Crittenden is known for its exemplary quality cool climate wines that have consistently received awards and accolades worldwide.
Foxey's is now open 7 days a week for wine tastings and sales - 11:00am to 5:00pm. Tastings only on from Tuesdays to Thursdays. Small share plates prepared by winemaker-chef Tony Lee from Fridays to Mondays.
Trophy-winning Pinot Noir and Chardonnay are grown at our Capella Vineyard which is Handpicked’s spiritual home and where our winemakers are based. Our Collins Street cellar door is opening in early 2021. The winery and vineyard are open by appointment only.
On the Mornington Peninsula, we grow cool-climate varieties including Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris, producing wines that express the full range of styles from these classic grapes.
'Let me tell you a story I've never told before.'
There’s good surf just down the road from Polperro in Red Hill and that’s why Sam Coverdale ‘may’ be late for a meeting or two.
After all, you’ve got to go with the flow. Ever checking his phone to monitor weather patterns for vineyard disease pressure, and of course the swell, this Mornington Peninsula winemaker understands the importance of letting nature dictate the essence and quality of product.
The ebb and flow of the seasons defines each of his single vineyard wines and he’s happy to follow those tides towards complete sensory seduction from barrel to board and back again.
Peninsula Piers & Pinots2022
Peninsula Piers & Pinots at Flinders Foreshore - Sunday of Labour Day - Sunday 13 March 2022..Learn More
Winter Wine Weekend2022
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Pinot Celebration Australia2023
Pinot Celebration Australia returns, mark your calendar for 10-11 February 2023. Kindred Pinot Noir lovers - wine industry shapers, industry leaders..Learn More
Perched on the cool, southeast maritime corner of Australia are the ideal ripening conditions for the delicate, seductive Pinot Noir grape.