You have free articles remaining this month.
Subscribe now for 50c a week. Subscribe
Login

Shoalhaven Coast

The Shoalhaven Coast is a wine region always looking forward. The approach to sustainable viticulture and winemaking here is inspiring, as is the passion to innovate, resulting in exciting new plantings and wine styles. Expect modern takes on the region’s main variety, chambourcin, as well as varietal chardonnay, savagnin, semillon, verdelho, tannat and tempranillo. It’s the ultimate mix of coastal beauty, humble wine country vibes, a quality produce scene and an infectious community spirit.

Cupitt's Winery

Star Cellar Door & BEST FOOD

(02) 4455 7888
cupitt.com.au

Cupitt’s truly encompasses the meaning of a Star Cellar Door. Along with sweeping vineyard views and a premium wine range, the estate is also home to the stellar Cupitt’s Kitchen, Microbrewery and Fromagerie making it a not-to-be-missed experience on the Shoalhaven Coast.

It’s a family affair, with Rosie and Griff Cupitt, sons Wally and Tom, and daughter-in-law Libby the talent and evident passion behind the estate. There’s no doubt the Cupitts know how to host, offering daily tastings, restaurant bookings, popular live music events as well as a range of premium bookable experiences to take you behind the scenes.

Oh and did I mention the estate also hosts the gorgeous Cupitt’s Cottage to stay in, which makes all this just a short stroll from your doorstep? AMY NORTHCOTT

OUTSTANDING WINE: 2018 Cupitt Nebbiolo, A$46

Coolangatta Estate
BEST LARGE CELLAR DOOR

(02) 4448 7131
coolangattaestate.com.au

Two Figs
BEST SMALL CELLAR DOOR

(02) 4448 5003
twofigs.com.au

Mountain Ridge Wines
Best Tasting Experience

(02) 4448 5825
mountainridgewines.com.au