A Private Food & Wine Tour in South Australia
Every private tour we design is different, and will depend upon your personal preferences. You may wish to focus on a specific wine variety, or to gain a greater appreciation of a whole region. You may choose to experience a range of quality food and wine producers, or just indulge in your cheese addiction. We have designed experiences for guests who are only visiting for half a day, through to a multi-day food and wine extravaganzas across South Australia. From cult shiraz’s and native foods, to stinky cheeses and botrytis semillon’s, the choice is endless. If you require we can provide a complete package, including accommodation, Adelaide Airport pickups, wine or food tours, winery visits and restaurant lunches.
From Adelaide, Barossa Valley, McLaren Vale, Adelaide Hills or Clare Valley
Below is a sample of the bespoke tours we have designed for our other guests in Barossa Valley, Adelaide Hills, McLaren Vale and Clare Valley wine regions of South Australia. All private tours include door to door pickup and return from your accommodation, all entrance fees, morning tea, a personal wine guide, wine tasting and other special experiences. In each custom designed tour our guests had sole use of our luxury vehicle. A number of lunch options are available including; meals at five star wineries, or a relaxed picnic of the finest South Australian morsels.
As all private food and wine tours are individually designed pricing varies depending upon what is included. Tours can start from Adelaide or from the various regions - Adelaide Hills, Barossa Valley, McLaren Vale or Clare Valley. It would be our pleasure to design a package for your specific desires. Following are a few tours we have designed for other guests. Let us design something especially for you.
These a just a sample of what we have designed for other guests. Tell us your desires and we can use our relationships in the wine and food industry to design something just for you.
All Prices are per person and include GST.
This full day foodie indulgence will provide a day of food and wine tasting in McLaren Vale premium wine region. Guests will be welcomed by their private wine guide at their accommodation in Adelaide or McLaren Vale. They will be transported in luxury to visit one of the regions newer cellar doors – Oliver’s Taranga. The Oliver family are makers of exceptional small batch wines, and have been growing grapes in the region for five generations.
Further along the road is Coriole, a beautiful ironstone cellar surrounded by magnificent views and gardens. They produce an outstanding range of olives, and cheeses, together with wines with a particular Italian influence. Here we also relax over a shared platter lunch of fresh regional produce.
Following lunch we can visit Primo Estate, a cellar door with that wow factor. Not only are the location and designer cellar door outstanding, but also the premium wines, olive oils and vinegars.
To complete the day we will visit Wirra Wirra winery. Here our guest can enjoy the broad range of premium wines which have helped make McLaren Vale internationally recognised.
Adelaide Hills is higher in altitude, and generally cooler than other grape growing regions in South Australia. Penfolds Yattarna and Petaluma Tiers wines are the reference points for chardonnay.
This private tour provided for our guests an experience of the Adelaide Hills' premium food and wine producers. Driving through the Adelaide Hills with picturesque vistas across lush valleys - through the sub-regions of Lenswood and Piccadilly Valley. Our guests tasted some of the regions premium pinot noirs from Ashton Hills and Barratts wineries, and the luscious sauvignon blanc's from Shaw & Smith and Hahndorf Hill Winery. Our guests made their own arrangements for lunch.
This is an experience with a difference. A full day private tour of Barossa Valley where our guests can visit boutique wineries which produce world famous Barossa Shiraz.
With this full day tour our guests indulge in the wines which have made Barossa Shiraz celebrated across the world. Guests will be collected from their accommodation in Adelaide or the Barossa Valley.
Our guests can experience a private masterclass at Peter Lehmann Wines. This is presented in a relaxed and informative environment. Guests will enjoy a platter of regional morsels to accompany and enhance these superb wines, which show the regional styles of the Barossa Valley.
Following this our guests will join their wine guide for a delightful leisurely lunch at a local restaurant. Lunch will be a two course meal with local wine.
Guests have a chance to enjoy a tutored tasting of Penfold’s super premium wines at the Taste of Grange experience. This may include wines such as Bin 707, Yattarna, and the iconic Penfolds Grange.
From here we travel into the subregion of Eden Valley to visit the exceptional family run winery of Henschke – makers of one of Australia’s icon wines, ‘Hill of Grace’. After visiting the cellar door, we can drive through the Australian countryside and visit the vineyard and the ancient vines where this wine is grown. Our guests are then returned to their accommodation in Adelaide or the Barossa.
The Clare Valley is a leisurely 2 hours drive north from Adelaide, or 1 hour from Barossa. It is one of Australia’s smaller but leading viticulture regions with a distinct continental climate. Riesling and Shiraz are the regions key varieties. Our guests will be escorted throughout the day by their personal wine guide as they discover the delightful food and wine of the Clare wine region at a range of boutique producers.
In Clare Valley our guests can experience an authentic taste of the country. Our guests can discover the lovingly restored heritage villages set amongst the farmlands and vineyards.
This full day tour will include morning or afternoon tea, all tasting and entrance fees, refreshments during the day, and the undivided attention of a personal wine guide. A lunch of regional food and wine will be provided at a local restaurant. Our guests will have ample photo opportunities should they wish.
All prices are valid until 31 March 2013. Minimum charge of two guests.
Contact us to discuss how we can provide you with an unforgettable tailor made tour experience to gratify the senses. For personal assistance email us or telephone (+61) 1300 707 000, or ask your travel agent.