Tamar Valley Wineries
Tasmania, a renowned international hotspot for wine, beer and spirits, is a haven for both locals and tourists seeking exceptional produce. If you’re a wine enthusiast, the Tamar Valley Wineries should be at the top of your list. Nestled admit picturesque landscapes and renowned for its cool-climate wines, this region is a must-visit destination. There are plenty of cellar doors, bars, providores and festivals where locals gather to enjoy the region’s produce.
Tasmania’s unique seasonal conditions make it an ideal location for winemaking. The Tamar Valley Wine Region stands as the crown jewel of the state’s wine scene. The region is home to some of the most prestigious wineries. These include Jansz, Clover Hill, Josef Chromy House of Arras, and Kreglinger.
This region boasts an exceptional selection of wines that are sure to captivate your taste buds. Indulge in the exquisite delights of the Tamar Valey Wineries, and savour exceptional pinot noir, pinot gris, and sparkling wines.
For beer enthusiasts, Launceston and its surrounds offer a vibrant brewing industry. The Tasmanian Beer Trail is a treasure trove for those eager to explore the local beer scene. James Boag is the pride of Launceston, providing premium ales, draughts, and speciality craft brews using locally grown hops and pure fresh water from Launceston’s mountainous rivers.
Other local brewers worth exploring are Morrison Brewery, Van Dieman Brewing, Little Rivers Brewery, Seven Sheds, Taverner’s Brewery, Iron House, and Ocho Brewing. Ciders are a little further afield – keep an eye out for Brady’s Lookout, Spreyton and Winterbrook Cider.
Beyond wine and beer, the Tamar Valley region boasts a thriving premium spirits scene that is fast gaining global recognition. There are also several names synonymous with northern Tasmanian whisky production. These include Southern Wild Distillery, Fannys Bay Distillery, Cradle Mountain Whisky, Hellyer Road and Iron House. Each of these distilleries embraces the rich Tasmanian terroir, resulting in exceptional whisky that captures the essence of the region.
For gin connoisseurs, the Tamar Valley presents an opportunity to indulge in a diverse range of gins. Southern Wild and The Splendid Gin offer delightful creations that tantalise the palate with their unique botanical blends. Additionally, bars and providores throughout the region proudly serve the finest gins from McHenry, Shene Estate, and Forty Spotted.
To visit the Tamar Valley Wineries from Launceston, you can travel by car or bus. Embark on a short and scenic journey that will transport you to a world of exquisite wines and breathtaking landscapes. From Launceston, head north and follow the road that winds its way through the picturesque Tamar Valley Wineries. As you traverse the route, you’ll be treated to panoramic views that overlook the vineyards.
If you are looking for accommodation nearby the Tamar Valley, look no further than Country Club Tasmania. After a day of wine tasting in the valley, why not retreat to the comfort of Country Club Tasmania? Nestled amidst picturesque gardens, our resort offers a range of accommodation options to suit every traveller’s needs. Browse the inviting rooms at Country Club, where you can unwind and rejuvenate.
Whether you are a wine enthusiast, a beer aficionado, or a spirits connoisseur, the Tamar Valley Wine Region in Tasmania has something for everyone. Indulge in the finest tastes and create cherished memories that will linger long after you depart. Start planning your extraordinary getaway today. Browse the rooms at Country Club Tasmania for an enchanting stay amidst the beauty of the Tamar Valley Wineries.
Images: Clover Hill Wines, Jarrad Seng and Rob Burnett.