Grape Escape

Mt Barker Grape Escape

Albany

TIME

Friday 3 & 10 May 2024
9.30am to 4.00pm

LOCATION

Albany Visitor Centre

221 York St, Albany

Meander through backroads to taste outstanding wines from wineries of the Mt Barker sub-region of the Great Southern appellation; known for its Reislings and Shiraz.
This region has a characteristically cool climate with slow ripening times which allows for the development of rich flavours and quality grape juice.

Wine tasting begins at Gilbert Wines. home to the ‘lads’ followed by morning coffee and cake.

At Plantagenet wines you are taken to the tasting bench to choose your wine and make your purchase to accompany a scrumptious shared platter lunch of local produce. Included is a bottle of wine per order to share at lunch.

Galafrey Wines is another family-owned winery and home to prominent female wine­maker Kim Tyrer.

From there to West Cape Howe tasting from their extensive range.

Your Tour Guide will take care of the skipper duties. whilst you relax and enjoy the scenery and the sensational flavours of the region.

TICKETS

Adult - $199

Ticket includes courtesy pick up from central location, commentary, air-conditioned comfort, all tastings, morning coffee and cake, lunch and bottle of wine.

CONTACT

Busy Blue Bus
0418 414 425