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Wine Tasting at McLaren Vale and Adelaide Hills

South Australia 5106, Australia
+61 8 8285 5033
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Me and a mate did a half day wine tour. Our tour guide was Dave and he was absolutely amazing. Gave... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2017
Matthew P
via mobile
Shaw and Smith wine tasting

Most of the places we did wine tasting felt a bit rushed, but at Shaw and Smith we had 5 generous... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2015
Anne B
Thatcham, United Kingdom
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30 Jan 2017
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23 Oct 2015
“Shaw and Smith wine tasting”
South Australia 5106, Australia

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Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Me and a mate did a half day wine tour. Our tour guide was Dave and he was absolutely amazing. Gave us the best time and he was full of knowledge and information of Adelaide and the wineries that we visited. Would highly recommend just...More

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Most of the places we did wine tasting felt a bit rushed, but at Shaw and Smith we had 5 generous glasses of wine to taste (probably the equivalent of 2 normal sized glasses) and a selection of cheese and biscuits to go with them....More

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Went to a few wineries and I love Chappell hill, coriole,Wirra Wirra beautiful wines and georgeous surrounds. Had a platter at coriole it was great bit expensive but worth it it's my favourite winery

Thank Francesca P
Reviewed 18 February 2015

It is a smaller wine region but that doesn't hamper the choice of wines...beautiful. Around the corner is Willunga that has a few choice restaurants and cafes...its all there!!

1  Thank Paula B
Reviewed 22 January 2015

We were lucky enough to have Chook himself chauffer us on his tour. He has great local knowledge of the area and tailored the tour to suit our individual tastes. He has a great sense of humour and was great company for the day. We...More

Thank Terry654
Reviewed 23 November 2014

Unfortunately, this was my least favorite wine tasting to date. There was a fee of $10 to try approximately ten wines, which helped me feel better walking away without any purchases. The wine was not at all to my taste, but I was made to...More

3  Thank Elise F
Reviewed 28 July 2014

Genevieve provided the loveliest cellar door experience. Knowledgeable and warm, without the pretence of wine elitism. Delicious wine and cosy place to enjoy it.

Thank MissingHawaii5-Oh
Reviewed 23 March 2014

Found the Adelaide Hills and McLaren Vale nicer than the Barossa for visiting smaller cellar doors. Just be aware that some wineries only open and offer tasting certain days (many Thurs - Sun only) and we found the tourism guides to cellar doors unreliable about...More

1  Thank Kittie01
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Within 45 minutes of Adelaide's CBD, there are so many small and friendly cellar-doors, many with tasting plates as well as wine, that you can spend a day or a weekend exploring, and have a lot of fun. I particularly like K1 Wines, in the...More

Thank Rod B
Reviewed 28 September 2013

Well worth the drive down here for the food, wine and views. Barossa Valley is more popular but McLaren Vale has more to offer and more affordable places to eat. Cellar doors are friendly and helpful.

Thank Louise2153
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