Located just a 30-minute drive from Canberra, Dionysus Winery offers a unique twist on traditional wine tasting. Specialising in a variety of wines such as Riesling, Chardonnay, and Shiraz, the winery provides a diverse range of experiences. The winemaker, Michael, handcrafts these wines in small batches, ensuring quality and flavour.
While the wines are typical of the Canberra region, Dionysus sets itself apart with its philosophy of having fun with wine. The winery has won several awards and underwent a recent renovation to enhance the visitor experience.
Visiting Dionysus is not just about wine; it's an experience. The cosy cellar door offers guided tastings, while the sculpture garden provides a serene backdrop. You can build your own platter from the picnic fridge, indulge in cheese and antipasto, or even enjoy some garden games.
For those with a sweet tooth, the winery is also home to Woo Chocolates, offering a range of delicious chocolate treats.
You can expect the following from a tasting at Dionysus:
Bookings are recommended to ensure you get the most out of your visit. Dionysus offers a range of tasting experiences, from traditional wine tastings to pairings with cheese or chocolate. Prices vary depending on the experience chosen.
Group tastings are available, and there's even a special tasting experience for kids. However, the winery advises that large groups should book in advance to secure a spot.Book Tasting Online