Its not often that you come across a Wine Region where the wineries and cellar doors are in such in such close proximity to one another and in such beautiful locations. In Denmark, Western Australia, over 20 wineries, offer award winning wines of many varieties, some have restaurants, play areas and live entertainment and many sell produce, gifts and other interesting items like take away hampers for that perfect picnic! Come and stay for a while, take some time to explore all our Denmark Wine Region wineries and what they have to offer!
The Denmark Wine Region, within the Great Southern Region, has over 20 wineries producing many award winning wines of distinction and diversity. Denmark, Western Australia, is one of Australia's most isolated wine-growing areas producing cool climate wine since 1965, with grapes grown in natural soil with some of the freshest air on the planet!
The Denmark Wine Region is known for Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir and Shiraz. Here are some of our favourite wineries to visit:
Offering a range of premium, award winning wines with superb fruit flavours that has captured the character and richness of the region and will impress the most discerning palate. Open daily from 10am to 5pm and located just five minutes from town it's the perfect place to visit and unwind with it's natural beauty and rustic charm. Enjoy complimentary tasting of our award winning wines, casual dining with a vineyard lunch prepared with fresh local and organic produce, or simply have great coffee and delicious home-made cake on the deck, beside the lake on a picnic rug while the kids run around on the grass. Plus discover our VinoFoods and Wine Spa body care products. The perfect place for private parties, business functions and weddings. CELLAR DOOR, RESTAURANT, GIFTS & ON-LINE SALES.
Renowned for producing wines that are consistent high-award achievers (including a Halliday 5 star rating) and for their ecological approach to the vineyard and wetlands. Producing wines on a small scale allows them the freedom to do it well; hand-picked parcels of fruit, minimal intervention winemaking, and excellent oak handling allow the wines to express the character of their terroir. The vineyard was established in 1997 by David Britten and Melissa Boughey on their 105 acre property which borders the pristine Kent River (between Denmark & Walpole). A gentle north-facing slope, gravelly soils, and temperate climate all work their magic on low-yielding vines. Moombaki's focus is on sustainability, driven by a desire to produce highest quality fruit. Life’s too short to drink mediocre wine! OPEN 7 DAYS 11am - 5pm. CELLAR DOOR & ONLINE SALES
This James Halliday 5 Star winery is set amongst aged karri trees in the beautiful Scotsdale Valley and is a must visit cellar door. Enjoy tastings from our four award winning ranges, enjoy a glass of wine while wandering through our beautiful surrounds or have lunch at our tapas style restaurant or bring a picnic and enjoy an afternoon on our lawns. Music events throughout the summer. Cellar door open 7 days per week 11 am – 5pm. During season delicious gourmet cheese platters and other culinary delights will be served, please call for details. CELLAR DOOR, FOOD, ENTERTAINMENT, VENUE HIRE & ONLINE SALES.
Our winery has a 5 star rating from James Halliday, visit the cellar door to sample the range wines from the esteemed Kalgan River vineyard. Beyond the cellar door is the expansive dining area overlooking the brewery and kitchen offering space for a large group or an intimate meal for two. The menu features seasonal, local produce, French inspired desserts and wood fired pizzas. Craft beer is brewed on site. The extensive beer garden is the perfect spot to relax over a hand-crafted brew while enjoying the beats of local musician performing over the summer months. The children will be entertained with the well-equipped toy corner or the outdoor playground. Cellar door, Brewery & Restaurant open 7 days from 10 am for lunch & dinner. CELLAR DOOR, RESTAURANT, ENTERTAINMENT, ONLINE SALES.
With Tudor style architecture, stone walls, grand arches in our underground barrel room and our acutely pitched winery roof, the facility evinces beauty to match its functionality. Our Cellar Door welcome you for wine tasting and cellar door sales. Try our full range of Checkmate, Empirica & Estate wines, as well as Cellar-Door only specials! Our new Bar and Bistro offers all day table service in the exquisitely decorated dining room. Our new Luxury Lodge offers a choice of 5 double rooms and includes breakfast. It makes for a delightful place to stay, dine, party or simply sit, take in the view and have a glass of wine. Castelli is also an amazing music venue. High profile entertainment presented by Castelli Estate has included Jimmy Barnes, John Stevens, the John Butler Trio and Icehouse. CELLAR DOOR, RESTAURANT, ENTERTAINMENT, ONLINE SALES & LODGE
This family owned business produces boutique wines with integrity and pride and is idyllically located in the Walpole Wilderness National Park. Apart from excellent wines, we also have mild and spicy olive oil, pickled olives, tapanade and a wide range of espresso. Certified organic grapes and olives are the fundamentals for our outstanding products, as we fully certified by The National Association for Sustainable Agriculture. Two olive groves with a total of 1500 olive trees produce three varieties of oil – primarily Frantoio, Manzanillo and Nevadillo Blanco. Enjoy beautiful views over the National Park as far as William Bay, Irwin Inlet and Peaceful Bay from the 'Taste Bar'at the Cellar Door. Open 7 days from 10am - 5pm. CELLAR DOOR, OLIVES & OLIVE OIL & PRODUCE
One of the few meaderies in Australia, it has won many awards, and is a must see destination offering award winning mead, pure unprocessed honey and home-made honey ice cream. Visit us to see a glass beehive where you can spot the queen and choose from many bee and honey related gifts, including toys, skin care and even hand knitted beanies. Our hives are kept in the most pristine forests and natural bush land of WA's south west. With no chemicals or antibiotics used, and each hive being unpainted on the inside, we adhere to organic guidelines. Surrounded by Native Bushland, we are open 7 days 9.30am-4.30pm (School hols 9am-5pm) and closed on Christmas Day. CELLAR DOOR, ICE CREAMERY, HONEY & GIFTS
Harewood Estate has again received the highest recognition possible from wine critic James Halliday arguably the worlds most respected commentator on the Australian Wine Industry. This is the tenth consecutive year that Harewood has received the elusive rating, placing us amongst the best in Australia, and is as much a comment on the quality of wine grapes grown throughout the Great Southern region. This family run winery has showcased a range of world-class wines produced from grapes grown in select, low yielding vineyards. We’ve received 31 national and international Trophies and hundreds of medals. "The art is on the inside ..." Renowned winemaker James Kellie. Harewood's commitment is to producing wines with outstanding qualities. Cellar Door Open: Friday to Monday, Hours: 10am to 4pm School holidays 7 days.
The Denmark Wineries and Estates offer a choice of restaurants, picnic areas, live entertainment, gardens and of course... award winning wines!
Wineries in Denmark include: Bartholomew's Meadery, Boston Brewery, Castelli Estate, Duckett's Mill Wines, Estate 807, Forest Hill Wines, Freehand Natural Wine, Harewood Estate, The Lake House, Moombaki Wine, Monkey Rock Winery, Paul Nelson Wines, Rickety Gate Wines, Rising Star Wines, Rockcliffe Winery, Singlefile Wines, Silverstream Wines, Somerset Hill Wines, Valley of the Giants Wine & Olives, Whitfield Estate, Willoughby Park Winery & Yilgarnia Wines.
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