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WINTER WINE TOURS

Winter is a fantastic time to do a Mornington Peninsula wine tour. The wineries have just released their new vintages and our cellar doors are warm and cosy. And it’s a great chance to see our spectacular sunsets at the end of our tours at 5pm during the winter solstice. To book your wine tour or return transport phone Paul on 0414 704 801.

WINTER WEEKDAY DISCOUNTS FOR WINE TOURS.

Our weekday winter specials are available until the end of August for couples looking to do a wine tour on the Mornington Peninsula.

Just $150 per person – $20 off our regular price – for a couple with a Peninsula pick-up for our popular all day tours.

Our Mornington Peninsula wine tours are available every day for small groups of two to seven and include visits to four to five wineries as well as a multi course Tapas lunch and a glass of wine each at either the lovely Mont Rouge Estate, The Cups Estate, the Green Olive Tapas Farm and winery or the Pier 10 winery in Shoreham. Optional tastings also available at Bass and Flinders Gin Distillery, Red Hill, Jetty Road or St Andrews Beach Brewery, Main Ridge Dairy, JimmyRum Distillery and Mock Red Hill or Mr Little Peninsula cider.

And our regular group discounts for groups of four or more also still apply, including on weekends.

We also offer group and weekday discounts for Melbourne CBD and suburban pick-ups as well.

To book phone Paul on 0414 704 801 or email us at info@amourofthegrape.com.au.

Pick-ups are available from anywhere across the Mornington Peninsula as well as the Melbourne CBD, southern and eastern suburbs and Frankston Train Station.

NEW PHILLIP ISLAND PENGUIN PARADE ATTRACTION

The brand new Phillip Island Penguin Parade facility opens on July 25. See Victoria’s most famous tourist attraction in even grander style with a private chauffeured tour with Amour Of The Grape Tours – including stops at the Phillip Island Chocolate Factory and the spectacular Pyramid Rock. For small groups of two to seven. Melbourne pick-ups and group discounts available.

2019-20 RACING SEASON.

The dates are now out for the 2019-20 horse racing season at Mornington and Balnarring. First meeting is on August 27 but book now for your return transport to the big spring carnival and summer holiday meetings. Check out all the dates on our horse racing transport page. To book ph Paul on 0414 704 801 or email us at info@amourofthegrape.com.au.

OUR NEW TOUR – THE BEER, CIDER AND SPIRITS TRAIL.

For those of you that aren’t wine drinkers we have a fantastic, exciting new tour now available.

The Dromana Industrial Estate is the Mornington Peninsula’s newest tourist precinct and we have a tour that showcases it all.

From produce to gin to cider to beer to rum, you name it we have it for you.

Check out our new Beer, Cider and Spirits Tour with pick-ups available from Melbourne, Frankston and the Mornington Peninsula and group discounts also available for groups of up to 11.

Available Friday to Sunday.

To book phone Paul on 0414 704 801 or check out our website at www.amourofthegrape.com.au for more information and prices.

INTERNATIONAL COOL CLIMATE WINE SHOW

A big congratulations to Michael Kyberd from Kyberd Hills for winning best Mornington Peninsula white wine with his 2014 Turramurra Vineyard Chardonnay and to Tony Lee for winning best Mornington Peninsula red wine with their 2016 Scotsworth Farm Pinot Noir. Fantastic effort from two great guys and awesome winemakers.

PORT PHILLIP ESTATE – NEW VINTAGES.

The popular Port Phillip Estate, one of our most spectacular wineries, have just launched their fantastic new release wines from the extremely anticipated 2018 vintage. The new wines are the Balnarring Chardonnay and Red Hill Chardonnay as well as the Balnarring and Red Hill Pinot as well as the release of their prestigious 2017 Single Block Morillon Pinot Noir.

And also check out Port Phillip’s Rose clearance sale – their fabulous Salasso Rose is just $100 for six bottles. An amazing deal for such a high quality wine.

NIGHT TRANSPORT

Amour Of The Grape Tours offers a safe. reliable pre-booked transfer service for small groups of two to seven every night to your favourite restaurants on the Mornington Peninsula including our magnificent winery restaurants such as Petit Tracteur, Polperro, Pt Leo Estate, Montalto, Paringa, Pier 10 and Port Phillip. Don’t spoil your night by driving or trying to find a non existent taxi – let us take care of all your transport needs. To book phone Paul on 0414 704 801 or email us at info@amourofthegrape.com.au.

PENINSULA HOT SPRINGS AND WINERY LUNCH TOUR.

Why not combine the Peninsula’s two best attractions into the one exciting day with our Southern Peninsula winery lunch and Hot Springs package. Package includes entry into the Hot Springs as well as wine tasting, lunch and a glass of wine each at the fabulous Cups Estate next door in Fingal plus return transport to and from your home/accommodation in Melbourne or the Mornington Peninsula.

To book your tour phone Paul on 0414 704 801.

VINTAGE:

The 2019 picking season is now complete and the word is we are set for another fantastic vintage after a very successful 2018.

HALLIDAY RATINGS

Congratulations to our fantastic Mornington Peninsula wineries for coming up trumps in the latest Halliday ratings – the most prestigious wine reviewer in the country.

Amongst our high achievers were

Yabby Lake – 98 rating for their 2017 Block Six Chardonnay.

Port Phillip Estate – 97 for their 2016 Faultline Chardonnay.

Paringa – 97 for their 2016 Peninsula Shiraz

Pt Leo Estate – 95 for their 2015 Chardonnay.

Pier 10 – 94 for their 2016 Pinot and Heathcote Cab Sav.

Eldridge – 95 for their 2016 Gamay

Ten Minutes By Tractor – 97 for their 2016 Wallis Pinot Noir

Montalto – 96 for their 2016 Estate Shiraz and Chardonnay

Ocean Eight – 96 for their 2013 Aylward Pinot Noir

Red Hill Estate – 95 for their 2015 Single Vineyard Chardonnay.

Congrats to all.

MORE THAN JUST WINE

Don’t feel like you have to miss out just because you are not a wine drinker. We can cater tours specifically to your requirements with visits to places such as Mock Red Hill Cider, Mr Little Cider, Bass and Flinders Gin Distillery, Red Hill. Jetty Road Dromana and St Andrews Beach Breweries, Main Ridge Dairy, Red Hill Pantry, JimmyRum Distillery, MP Chocolates and Peninsula Gourmet Emporium. So whatever your taste buds we can design a tour to suit you.

SCENIC TOURS.

And even if you a teetotaler don’t think you have to miss out. We also run scenic tours showcasing the magnificent Mornington Peninsula from Flinders and Cape Schanck through to Sorrento and Portsea.

FOOTY FINALS:

The Peninsula Football League Finals are not far away. To arrange transport to the big games ph Paul on 0414 704 801.

ACCOMMODATION.
If you have yet to book your Mornington Peninsula accommodation feel free to ask for our recommendations when you book a tour with Amour Of The Grape Tours.