Wine-dy Roads of Freycinet Coast

Freycinet / Coles Bay Food & Wine Tour

Come on a Journey of Gastronomical Proportions on our Freycinet / Coles Bay Food & Wine Tour. Graze all day on famous delights and lovely wine that will have you planning your next holiday to Tasmania’s East Coast.

“Freycinet Marine Farm+ 3 Cellar Doors+Lunch+Kate’s Berry Farm”

$145 per person

Come on a Coles Bay / Freycinet Food & Wine Tour, Picking you up from your accommodation at 11am on a full day journey of Gastronomical Proportions.

Basking in the sunshine at 42 degrees south is one of the leading Wine Regions of the world for cool climate wine. Freycinet Coast, (also known as the East Coast Wine Region) boast more sunny days than any other part of Tasmania. This leads to wines with great natural acidity, flavour concentration, longevity, bouquet and of course taste.

We visit Freycinet Marine Farm sales room & 3 Vineyard Cellar Doors. With more jaw dropping views and wines than bends in the road, immerse yourself in our rich history and culture. All of the Vineyards are still owned by the original settlers that forged their way into Tasmanian history in the 1800′s. Visit Convict built cellar doors, see how the pioneers lived and learn how their descendants are making their own piece of history.

Indulge in the mouth watering Tasmanian delicacies that have made our amazing state a wine and food lovers paradise. You will get to feast on all kinds of delights like Oysters, Mussels, Scallops, Walnuts, Cheese, Pate`s, Bread, Salad, Seasonal Fruit, Olive Oils, Smoked Salmon or Trout, Salami, Terrine . . . just to mention a few.

A gourmet lunch is provided over looking Milton Vineyard, topped off with a beautiful ice cream or coffee and chocolate at Kate’s Berry Farm.

An exceptional day out on the Coles Bay / Freycinet Food & Wine Tour in Air Conditioned comfort that everyone can enjoy in safety returning you to your accommodation by 5pm.

Freycinet Coles Bay Wine Tour

Itinerary



11.00am Depart Coles Bay

Giving you plenty of time for a leisurely breakfast and coffee we shall collect you from Coles Bay at 11.00am.
Freycinet Coles Bay Marine Farm

First Flight of Tasting



11.15am Arrive at “Freycinet Marine Farm”

“I never craved oysters like I do now since I fell in love with Freycinet's !! ”

Experience Natural and Grilled Oysters, Scallops in Herb Butter and steamed Mussels, paired with a local wine "The Bend Riesling"
freycinet coles bay wine tours

Second Flight of Tasting



12.15am Arrive at Gala Estate

" A real step back in time with a cultural insight into farming and life back in the early settlement days of the East Coast"

In a rustic cellar door taste:

  • Sparkling Pinot Chardonnay

  • Dry Riesling, Pinot Gris

  • Sauvignon Blanc

  • a Dry Rose

  • 2 Pinot Noir's

  • Late Harvest Riesling

Freycinet Coles Bay Wine Tours

Third Flight of Tastings


1.15pm Arrive at Springvale Vineyard
Spring Vale’s Pinot Noir is one of the finest I have tasted all year – almost exciting enough to turn me into one of those Pinot tragics” (Max Allen Weekend Australian)

Hosted in a convict built stable Circa 1842 you will taste;

  • Salute Sparkiling

  • Gewurztraminer

  • Pinot Gris

  • Sauvignon Blanc

  • 2 Chardonnay's

  • 2 Pinot Noirs

  • Botrytis Gewurztraminer


Enjoy the magic of food and wine pairing techniques with some amazing Tasmanian delicacies matched carefully with the Spring Vale wines. Pick up a few tricks to host an amazing dinner party!

Fourth Flight of Tastings


1:30pm Arrive at “Milton Vineyard

One of Freycinet Coast most picturesque cellar doors with outstanding wines

A fabulous setting overlooking the Vineyard, talk farming and vineyard management during your tasting while Brad sets up lunch with your favourite glass out of the Milton Selection including.

  • Laura Sparkling Rose`

  • Riesling

  • Pinot Gris

  • Gewurztraminer

  • Pinot Rose

  • Pinot Noir

  • Iced Riesling


Enjoy sumptuous platters of local cheese, pate`s, smoked meats etc with freshly baked bread, Rocket and Walnut salad on the deck or inside at Milton. Check out pictures below to whet your appetite!
Freycinet Coles Bay Wine Tours

 Fifth Flight of Tastings



3:30pm After lunch we head off for dessert at "Dessert at Kate's Berry Farm"

"Tasmania is an eating holiday with Scenery in Between" Kate Bradley

Enjoy a generous couple of scoops of Berry Ice cream or A Salted Caramel ice cream or Coffee and a Chocolate

Depart at 4:15pm to snooze and drift off to chatter all the way home in the air-conditioned bus.

We return to Coles Bay by 5pm

 Variations



"Wines, venues and food may change due to availability. Above is an example of what is mostly on offer."

 

to find out more about Freycinet / Coles Bay area visit http://www.wineglassbay.com