Oakvale Wines is a sustainable winery nestled in the heart of Pokolbin, embracing a minimal intervention philosophy in both the vineyard and winery. This means employing modern winemaking practices to showcase the pure expression of their vineyards, without unnecessary manipulation. The result? Wines with less preservatives, less inputs, and a lower environmental impact. Oakvale Wines began practicing organics in 2013 at their Ablington vineyard, earning their Australian Organic Certification in 2019. The winery takes pride in showcasing the beauty of nature, meaning no synthetic herbicides, pesticides, or chemicals are used. James Becker, the winemaker at Oakvale, produces a diverse range of wines including classic Hunter-style Shiraz, Chardonnay, and Semillon.
Their wines are well-loved by visitors and members alike. The Broke Road tasting room is the perfect place to sample their full range, which includes the classic Hunter style Chardonnay, Semillon, and Shiraz. The cellar door provides a picturesque backdrop for tastings, and guests can also learn about the winemaking process and the benefits of minimal intervention.
You can expect the following from a tasting at Oakvale:
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