There’s plenty to see, do and taste at Seppeltsfield Barossa and the best way to do it all is on one of their behind the scenes winery tours.
The only winery in the world to release a 100 year old Vintage Tawny (port). Seppeltsfield offers a Centenary Tour, where you get to experience the taste of a wine 100 years old.
The Centennial Cellar is home to an unbroken lineage of wine dating back to 1878 to today. Experience a tasting of 100 YO direct from barrel when visiting Seppeltsfield.
Our Taste Your Birth Year tour offers the rare opportunity for visitors to try their own birth year vintage Tawny, direct from the barrel. Join one of our wine educators in the renowned Centennial Cellar and sip on a wine as old (or young…) as you are.
The ultimate historical tour of Seppeltsfield, the Centenary Tour is a once in a lifetime wine experience. The tour visits the historic Seppelt family homestead, followed by a private fortified wine tasting in the 1878 Centennial Cellar, where you will taste your birth year Tawny as well as the legendary 100 year old Para Vintage Tawny, direct from barrel.
Operates: Most days at 10.30am. Duration: one hour. Minimum two, maximum 10 guests.
You will start with an immersive experience of the Centennial Cellar – the jewel in the crown at Seppeltsfield, privately hosted by a Seppeltsfield wine educator. Walk along-side the longest lineage of single vintage wines in the world dating back to 1878, culminating in a taste of Para Vintage Tawny direct from barrel of your birth year – a bucket list experience!
Then enjoy a thoughtfully curated, regional shared menu, paired with Seppeltsfield Wines, celebrating the best of South Australia. Let us feed you, with award-winning food and wines while you sit back and enjoy the picturesque surroundings.
The remainder of your afternoon can be spent exploring the estate including Seppeltsfield Cellar Door, JamFactory Craft & Design studios, Vasse Virgin skin care, Dragan – Fine Art Gallery or refuel and finish the day at Octeine Coffee.
You will be welcomed at Octeine Coffee, by your host locally renowned photographer, Dragan Radocaj, who has captured evocative photographic landscapes and portraits to inspire and captivate people since 2010.
Dragan has been referred to as the ‘King of light and master of composition – his images are sheer poetry transporting the viewed to a magical world of unparalleled beauty with extraordinary sensibility’. Dragan has been working with many local businesses in the region including Seppeltsfield, Maggie Beer, Henschke, Rockford, Hentley Farm, Elderton and Pindarie. In 2013, Dragan was commissioned to photograph the famous Hollywood Sign by the owner Shane Yeend.
Dragan will walk you through the Seppeltsfield iconic Great Terraced Vineyard on the Estate – consisting of bush vine Grenache. Planted in 1855, and re-planted in contoured rows following the natural shape of the land, commencing in 1958, with original cuttings vigorously selected to ensure the highest quality.
Along the way, Dragan will share his expertise to help you capture the very best moment from the Great Terraced Vineyard, on your very own camera or even iPhone.
And to finish, you will visit the Seppeltsfield Centennial Cellar for the bucket list, ‘Taste Your Birth Year’ Experience.
Experience the living history of Seppeltsfield estate on a walking tour through the Seppeltsfield estate to the Great Terraced Vineyard and the 1888 Gravity Flow Winery. Learn about how the quality of our premium red wines starts in the vineyard in this is an exclusive behind the scenes tour. The tour is followed by a tasting in our cellar door of our premium table wines, including wines from our hand crafted Bench Blends and Grounds luxury ranges.
• Enjoy a guided tour through the historic Seppeltsfield estate
• Walk through the Old Bush vines of the Great Terraced Vineyard
• Visit the 1888 Gravity Flow Winery