Within easy reach of Melbourne two of Australia’s premier wine regions welcome visitors with exceptional food and wine and warm hospitality.
Montalto Vineyard & Olive Grove, Mornington Peninsula
Visit Montalto and you get much more than wine - the estate is also renowned for its welcoming ambience, relaxed Australian architecture, intimate cellar door, and the beauty of its grounds that include an olive grove, acclaimed restaurant and café, sculpture walk and wetlands.
De Bortoli Yarra Valley Estate, Yarra Valley
De Bortoli Yarra Valley Estate is an award-winning maker of premium cool climate wines. This family owned and managed winery produces wines from 240 hectares of vines, some of which are more than 40 years old.
Sample the latest vintage at the cellar door that overlooks the picturesque vineyards. The friendly cellar door staff can assist with private tastings and advise on pairing the right cheese from their cheese shop with your choice of wine.
Pizzini Wines is a family-owned winery in the King Valley wine region of North East Victoria. Pizzini specialises in the production of Italian wine varieties such as Pinot Grigio, Arneis, Prosecco, Sangiovese and Nebbiolo.
The A tavola! Cooking School, run by Katrina Pizzini, offers a range of cooking classes throughout the year and the Pizzini family regularly host exciting food and wine events at the cellar door.