Coriole Vineyards

A boutique Winery and Cellar Door in McLaren Vale

Wine Tasting at Coriole

Coriole Vineyards, nestled in the historic Seaview sub-region of McLaren Vale, is a beacon of innovation and tradition in Australian winemaking. Since its foundation in the 1960s by the Lloyd family, Coriole has been at the forefront of introducing new varieties to the Australian market, including pioneering the Sangiovese and Fiano grapes. Situated on a picturesque estate that offers stunning views of the surrounding vineyards and the old Willunga Range, Coriole combines its rich heritage with a commitment to producing distinctive, high-quality wines that reflect the unique terroir of McLaren Vale.

The winery's dedication to exploring new varieties, alongside its reverence for traditional winemaking practices, has solidified its reputation as a producer of both classic and innovative wines. With vineyards dating back to 1919, Coriole's approach to viticulture emphasises organic farming and meticulous attention to each vineyard block, ensuring the wines are a true expression of their origin. The Lloyd family's stewardship of the land and their passion for winemaking have been instrumental in Coriole's success and in promoting the diversity and potential of McLaren Vale wines.

Visit Coriole in McLaren Vale

The Coriole Cellar Door Experience offers visitors an intimate glimpse into the winery's operations, showcasing a range of tasting experiences that cater to both aficionados and casual wine enthusiasts alike. Open daily, the Cellar Door invites guests to explore Coriole's extensive wine portfolio, with options for guided tastings and the opportunity to enjoy wine by the glass accompanied by bespoke cheese boards in an idyllic outdoor setting. For those looking for a more immersive experience, pre-booked group tastings provide a comprehensive introduction to Coriole's wines, complemented by cheese platters and exclusive discounts on wine purchases.

You can expect the following from a tasting at Coriole:

Book a tasting at Coriole

Bookings are highly recommended for all tasting experiences at Coriole Vineyards, particularly for groups of six or more, to ensure a personalised and engaging visit. The Cellar Door's offerings extend beyond wine tastings to include dining at the estate's restaurant, where guests can savor dishes that perfectly pair with Coriole's wines. With its blend of historical charm, innovative winemaking, and breathtaking natural beauty, Coriole Vineyards stands as a must-visit destination in McLaren Vale, inviting guests to partake in a rich tradition of excellence that spans over five decades.

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