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Shingleback

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Amazing Experience

We weren't sure what to expect, just another nice lunch at a typical winery in Mclaren Vale was... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Scott P
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Adelaide, Australia
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Great relaxed tasting

Enjoyed a relaxed tasting on Monday. Not pretentious, nice service and cellar door experience... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
Kelly K
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When planning a trip to McLaren Vale a visit to the Shingleback Tasting Room should be on every agenda. Located at the entrance to the McLaren Vale township, our Tasting Room is housed in what was the original barn of Aldersey Farm. Built in the...more
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| Corner Main & Stump Hill Roads, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We weren't sure what to expect, just another nice lunch at a typical winery in Mclaren Vale was what I was expecting but when we were lead into the kitchen and had a very informative session with an amazing chef then the food prepared in...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a relaxed tasting on Monday. Not pretentious, nice service and cellar door experience. Thank you!

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 27 May 2018

My partner and I took my 90 year old father to Shingleback Wine Cellar Door for a tasting. On entry you can feel the old charm of the tasting room giving it a lovely atmosphere. The host Rina was full of charisma and extremely knowledgeable...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

This was the first stop on our tour of the McLaren Vale area. Staff were well informed and very helpful. They shared their full range of reds and the history of their 20 year old vineyards. This estate is surrounded by olive trees and in...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2017

Stopped in at the cellar door for a tasting on a Monday morning and as we were the only people there, we got lots of attention. We were especially impressed by the shiraz and bought a magnum! Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Came here as our last wine tasting spot as part of a tour (Benders bus company, seperate review) where they seated us outside in the warm weather. Beautiful backdrop and a perfect place to wind down at the end of a busy day. Didn't eat...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed the lunch prepared in front of us in the kitchen by the Chef who was outstanding. The kitchen venue caters for 12 guests and the Chef explains the four course menu in detail before serving each course, pouring the wines and waiting...More

1  Thank desthomo
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We had a very nice taste of the various wines here, all with a nice story. We didn't even have to pay for the more expensive wine. Also had a good chat with al the staff.

1  Thank Sjakie S
Reviewed 23 August 2017

A bit of a hidden gem - a sharp left hook as you come off South Rd. And you find a welcoming, engaging team at Shingleback. They know their wines, have a range from the incredibly well priced Red Knot to some great quality premiums....More

1  Thank Carl A
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We visited Shingleback during the Sea and Vines Festival 2017, we tried their wine, the boxes arrived today and their Wine Food Experience a MUST, thank you Horst and were back on the Monday for the Garden2Kitchen platter. A perfect way to finish our anniversary...More

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