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Basalt Wines

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Tempranillo and food both tasted superb

After a day on the Great Ocean road and visiting the Apostles, Google TripAdvisor led us to Basalt... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CD08PerthWA
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Perth, Australia
Very funky

Found out about this while staying in Port Fairy. Very casual winery and food - great service so... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
Rudi888
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Adelaide, Australia
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Basalt wines is small vineyard located on the Great Ocean Road just out of Port Fairy. Growing Award winning Riesling, Pinot Noir & Tempranillo. We use no yeasts or additives & minimal Sulpher in the winemaking. We open up the Winery for a casual...more
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1131 Princes Hwy, Killarney, Victoria 3283, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a day on the Great Ocean road and visiting the Apostles, Google TripAdvisor led us to Basalt wines. First impressions were a little concerning, as per some of the other comments the cellar door is in a shed and the kitchen behind a little...More

Thank CD08PerthWA
shane C, Owner at Basalt Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Cheers CD08PerthWA we are stoked you enjoyed our little vineyard, ps check out our social media for picks of the new renos happening at the cellar door. thnks shane

Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Found out about this while staying in Port Fairy. Very casual winery and food - great service so friendly. It’s all outside really so pick the weather. Designed for sharing. The anchovy absolutely delicious, fries yum, wines great. Could have stayed longer but driving. Go...More

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shane C, Owner at Basalt Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks kindly Rudi its great to have your positive feed back. cheers Shane

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Visited here today driving into the vineyard should have been the tell tale signs ! Weeds , overgrown fields and and a sign that reads “food, coffee and booze”. We see the rustic take on this establishment , but somewhat confused, when they refer to...More

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shane C, Owner at Basalt Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Manopause please refer to our website & inform yourself on the organic/ biodynamic farming processes we conduct here on our small family farm. REAL organic farms are not the picture perfect manicured & poisoned soil type vineyards you may be use to, our farm...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

I was lucky to win lunch for two here including pickup and drop off to Port Fairy and a selection of wine. It would be so easy to drive past this small winery on the Princess Hwy 11 kms before Port Fairy. I spoke to...More

2  Thank Susanne1957
shane C, Owner at Basalt Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Cheers Susanne thanks for your support.

Reviewed 18 August 2017

Essentially a shed that's been decked out with a bar however, its full of personality and despite the gale force winds, warm and inviting. Quintessentially Aussien with the chickens and ducks wandering around outside and candles and quirky interior. The young lady serving was friendly...More

Thank HungryJaks
shane C, Owner at Basalt Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Hungry Jaks thanks for your review, check out our new renos on social media, its looking great.

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

The eel is to die for as well as the avocado and feta bruschetta. Fantastic wine, great atmosphere and service. Chef is amazing

Thank dtmalone
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Many moons ago a bunch of kids played ball together. Since their ball days have finished they continue to catch up. Our recent catch was at Basalt Wines in Killarney. And oh my god we were not dissapointed. Sensational food, excellent coffee & friendly staff...More

Thank Kylie H
Reviewed 4 June 2017

My partner and I stumbled across this small winery about a month ago, on our way home to Adelaide via The Great Ocean Road. Delicious and delicate food with amazing flavours. Paired nicely with our two red wines in a nice, warm and cosy indoor...More

Thank Patrick K
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Cute little place along the highway with a nice tasting of local reisling, Tempranillo, Chardonnay and Syrah. All had good flavor and food was available to accompany a glass at a reasonable price. Friendly staff.....

Thank Donald J
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Outside isn't all that crash hot and it is a little different from your standard winery, however we weren't disappointed. We had a great wine tasting experience, before enjoying a couple of glasses thereafter with some food off the tapas style menu (which had some...More

Thank Ben M
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