Beyond The Velvet Rope

From AUD $210.00
  • Duration: 90 Minutes (approx.)
  • Location: Tanunda, South Australia

Indulge in a behind-the-scenes journey from grape to bottle and uncover the mysteries of winemaking at Château Tanunda’s iconic estate. You start your tour by stepping beyond the velvet ropes of the Chateau to where the winemaking world begins. 

First enjoy privileged access to explore 100 year-old vine vineyards right on our doorstep. Here you will get up and close with an old vine vineyard, learn the cycles of the vineyard and taste the wines made from the vines you are standing next to. 

Next you follow the path of the grapes as delve into the heart of our basket press winery to experience firsthand the secrets behind our award-winning wines and Château Tanunda’s colourful history. Meet the winemaker, taste, feel and experience what is happening in the winery at that time, and the journey the grapes take on their way to becoming wine. 

With our expert private host by your side, discover what goes into the craftsmanship of winemaking at Chateau Tanunda from the vines right through to the finished wines.

Complete your immersion experience with bespoke tasting like no other of rare collectable wines from 50, 100 and 150 Years old vines, including wines from our cellars not normally available. Our Old Vine Expressions tasting alone is unique in the world, tasting wines from over 500 years of Barossa winegrowing, from bottles valued at over $1000. 

For enquiries for groups of 10+, please contact us directly to personalise an itinerary that suits you by emailing