TRAIL OF THE GOURMET TRAVELLER

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DESCRIPTION

For those looking to immerse themselves in a broad range of local food, wine, and enjoyable experiences, then this tour is for you. Meet some unforgettable characters with produce to match as we showcase some of the Granite Belts finest.


Itinerary
9:45 am: PICK UP FROM PRE-ARRANGED LOCATION

We can pick you up from your preferred location, whether it’s from your hotel door or the train station. Just let us know and we will be there.

10:00 am: HERITAGE ESTATE*

Heritage Wines Stanthorpe is a family-owned and operated vineyard located in Queensland’s popular Granite Belt wine country. Visit Heritage Wines to experience country hospitality at its best with a unique 1930’s cellar door, full of antiques, and sample our luscious local wines. Sit awhile amongst the vineyard, on the big shady terrace, or warm up in front of our roaring log fire with a coffee & liqueur.

10:50 am: SUTTON’S FARM

A family-run, fully functional apple orchard has grown from a traditional apple orchard to a multi–faceted boutique business incorporating a Juice Factory, Cidery, Distillery, and Home Style Café. All products including their varietal apple juice, apple cider, and brandies are hand-made on the premises using fresh local produce. Be sure to save room for Sutton’s renowned Apple Pie and homemade ice cream! (Juice and Cider tastings available, coffee and treats at own expense)

11:30 am: SUMMIT ESTATE*(currently closed Tuesday & Wednesday)

Having established its reputation for producing European style wines, a visit to Summit Estate will provide a perfect opportunity to enjoy a unique setting while discovering and savoring fine wines. Summit Estate Wines is a fully operational Winery and Cellar Door set in a relaxed country setting overlooking the vineyard making this an ideal stop to end a great day out on the Granite Belt.

 12:30 pm LUNCH – VARIAS RESTAURANT

Time to stop off and indulge your taste buds in world-class dining at Varias Restaurant. With a focus on the best in local produce, prepared and served by hospitality students to a high industry standard, dine in front of the stunning open fire or on warmer days, enjoy dining on the deck overlooking our spring fed dam, Banca Ridge Vineyard, and the township of Stanthorpe.

2:00 pm: JAMWORKS (Jamworks currently not open Tuesdays)

Jamworks take pride in selecting only the freshest and best quality ingredients for their preserves. Visit them and try a wide selection of jams and chutneys at the tasting bar, their staff are always happy to assist and answer any questions. They also offer a great range of tasty treats, either for morning or afternoon tea.

 2:45 pm: RIDGEMILL ESTATE

Ridgemill estate is located in the heart of the Granite Belt in Queensland’s premium wine growing region. The vineyard is orientated north to south to make the most of the sun’s rays to ripen the bunches slowly and evenly to produce distinctive, rich and flavoursome wines from the cool climate region.

*These wineries have introduced a tasting fee of $5 per person, this fee is redeemable on your purchase of wine.

**Please note: Wineries and order of itinerary may vary due to availability. Times are also a guide and subject to the amount of fun you are having.


PRICE

4 Passengers: $190.00 per person

6+ Passengers: $170.00 per person

8+ Passengers: $150.00 per person

10 Passengers: $130.00 per person

For groups 3 or less, please contact us for pricing.

Included in these prices is your visit to wineries, food boutiques, sumptuous lunch & luxury transfers.

Prices are for pick up at 10:00 am at one pick up and drop off location returning at approximately 4:30 pm.

Please advise when enquiring, if your accommodation or pick-up location is outside of Stanthorpe CBD as itinerary may vary and surcharges may apply.

 

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