ABOUT THE WINERIES
Bendooley Estate is a spectacular destination within the Southern Highlands, recognised as the best-preserved example of a Georgian village on mainland Australia. This winery features superb wines, cuisine, art and architecture – a fusion of medieval craftsmanship, glass, steel beams, century-old pine and locally-sourced stone. Their vines flourish in the Southern Highlands’ rich, red volcanic soil, high altitude, warm days and long, cool evenings.
Artemis Wines is a seventh generation, family-run winery situated in the Southern Highlands of NSW. They have a passion to produce wines of European complexity and structure with intense Australian varietal definition. The Artemis winemaker's philosophy draws on the Natural Elements by using a blend of old world and new world wine making techniques and viticulture.
The Southern Highlands is a premium cool climate wine growing region, situated in NSW between Canberra and Sydney. it has a sub-temperate climate with mild summers and cool winters. The award winning Artemis Wines are enjoyed by a worldwide audience of wine lovers.
Cherry Tree Hill vineyard is located in Sutton Forest in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales, one of Australia’s newest cool climate wine regions, producing award winning premium wines. Cherry Tree Hill has been family owned and run for over 30 years and producing grapes since 2003. Many of their wines have won medals at several shows including the prestigious Sydney Royal Wine Show and Sydney Boutique Wine Awards and abroad at the London International Wine Show and WSA Singapore Wine Challenge.
ABOUT THE WINE MENU:
Bendooley Estate - NV Cuvee 750mL - Their first sparkling under the Bendooley Label is fruit driven both on the palate and aroma. A soft and fruity wine which still finishes with a crisp natural finish. It’s an elegant bubbly worthy of raising your glass. Alcohol: 11.5%
Bendooley Estate - 2019 Pinot Gris 750mL - Zesty, refreshing and perfectly balanced. Aromas of pear and apple dominate with ripe stone fruit characters on the palate. Mellow and very easy to drink. Alcohol: 13.2%
Bendooley Estate - 2017 Pinot Noir 750mL - Bendooley's light-bodied Pinot Noir gives a hint of stewed strawberries & sour cherry, and finishes with light spice. Alcohol: 14%
Artemis Winery - 2019 Sauvignon Blanc 750mL - Fern-like & herbaceous on the nose, with notes of passionfruit & cut grass. Fresh, elegant and structured with fine acidity. Made in the same style Artemis have pursued for many years, the Artemis Sauvignon Blanc style is a real crowd pleaser. The 15% oak fermentation is just enough to not be too overpowering and take away from the cut-grass passionfruit punch that this wine delivers. Developing strong lychee characters but still holding onto acid and structure, to be enjoyed years from now. Alcohol: 12%
Artemis Winery - 2019 'Saignee' Rosé 750mL - Ripe strawberries, stone fruit & vanilla. Fresh edge with medium acidity on the palate, holding ripe fruit combined with subtle oak. This premium Rosé is made from the free run of Artemis' Pinot Noir vines. It is fermented in 3 year old re-shaved and toasted French oak barrels and aged for 4 months. Leaving only 2 grams of residual sugar at the end of fermentation, this is a dry style. Full of strawberry and subtle French oak fume notes. Fresh and crisp finish. Enjoyed at any time over the festive season, even straight out of the freezer.
Artemis Winery - 2018 Shiraz 750mL - Nose of cherry & pink pepper, soft delicate tannins, juicy red forest fruits, vanilla spice on the palate with fine premium French oak. Grown in the Western end of the district at an altitude of 515 metres above see level. These 22 year old Shiraz vines were the first planted in the district. Cropped at only 500 grams per vine the concentration of this shiraz is a fine example of a cool climate white pepper, jammy, tannic Shiraz, full of body and depth. Alcohol: 13.5%
Cherry Tree Hill - 2018 Sparkling Wine 750mL - Crisp and fresh sparkling wine made from a later pick of Sauvignon Blanc in the style of a Prosecco.
Cherry Tree Hill - 2018 Sauvignon Blanc 750mL - Fresh vibrant fruit balanced gracefully with natural acidity and a little touch of oak.
Cherry Tree Hill - 2018 Cabernet Merlot 750mL - A seamless blend of soft Merlot with bold Cabernet.
Cherry Tree Hill - 2019 Sauvignon Blanc 375mL - This fresh half bottle of Sauvignon Blanc is perfect for whilst getting ready for a night out or at a picnic!
Cherry Tree Hill - 2018 Cabernet Merlot 375mL - This sumptuous Cabernet Merlot half bottle is perfect for whilst getting ready for a night out or at a picnic!
Moët Impérial - is an iconic champagne, first created in 1869 and embodies Moët & Chandon’s unique style, distinguished by its bright fruitiness, seductive palate and elegant maturity.
Veuve Clicquot - Veuve's Brut Yellow Label is the signature of Veuve Clicquot’s quality and style, recreated every year thanks to their priceless collection of reserve wines. It's brilliant yellow label reflects the champagne’s bright personality and impeccable wine-making credentials.