The ultimate experience for wine lovers to immerse themselves in wine for three magical days. Chauffeured in a Classic 1962 Daimler and accompanied by a wine specialist with superior local knowledge, your wine cellar will receive a serious boost!
Day 1 You’ll be greeted by your friendly host, John Baldwin in a luxurious Daimler, and enjoy a picturesque drive through the beautiful southern Adelaide Hills to McLaren Vale. John will tailor the days visits to your particular wine tastes and preferences, and the wineries you visit may include Coriole Vineyards, d'Arenberg, Kay Bros Amery vineyard or Marianberg. A 2 course gourmet lunch with wine is enjoyed at Limeburners restaurant and morning or a/tea is also included. Set off to your luxury accommodation via the beautiful Adelaide Hills and arrive at your guesthouse at approx 5pm. Relax and unwind and enjoy a fine 2 course meal.
Day 2 Enjoy a scrumptious cooked breakfast at your guesthouse before John's arrival at 9am to begin your day of wine touring in the beautiful Clare Valley. Winery tastings may include Skillogallee Winery, Sevenhill Cellars, Taylors Wines, Jim Barry Wines and Crabtree Wines, to name a few. A 2 course gourmet lunch with wine is enjoyed at Skillogallee Restaurant and afternoon tea is at the 'Coffee and Cork' or the historic site of Martindale Hall (Picnic at Hanging Rock was filmed there). Return to your guesthouse at 5pm and relax before your 7pm transfer to '1918' Restaurant where you'll enjoy a fine 3 course meal.
Day 3 After another delicious cooked breakfast, John will arrive at 9.30am and then you're off to discover the true jewel in the crown of Australian wine regions, the renowned Barossa Valley, famous for its full bodied dry, table-wine styles and classic vintages. Meet the winemakers, enjoy the culture and history and be entertained by John's commentary and knowledge of this area. Enjoy a 2 course lunch with wine, at Cafe Y or Vintners and taste the wares at Maggie Beers Farm Shop for afternoon tea. John will once again, choose wineries and attractions to suit your tastes and you will also have the rare opportunity to taste 100 year old Port at historic Seppeltsfield.