Sapling Yard is a boutique winery located in the Canberra District, offering a range of wines that reflect the natural beauty of the land. The winery is known for its cool climate wines, including Riesling and Pinot Noir. Owned and operated by Carla Rodeghiero, a former Microbiologist turned winemaker, the winery has a unique approach that combines scientific precision with artistic flair.
While the wines are typical of the Canberra District, Carla's background in microbiology brings a unique touch to the winemaking process. Quality is paramount, starting from the vineyard and ending up in every bottle, making each wine a true representation of dedication, precision, and passion.
Visiting the Cellar Door offers an intimate experience where you can taste Sapling Yard's range of wines. The setting is casual yet elegant, perfect for both novices and seasoned wine enthusiasts. The Cellar Door is open on Saturdays from 11 am to 4 pm and also accommodates private appointments.
While you're there, you can also enjoy a cheese and charcuterie platter for $40, adding to the overall experience. The winery's breathtaking views of the Budawang Range make it a perfect spot for a leisurely afternoon.
You can expect the following from a tasting at Sapling Yard:
Bookings are recommended, especially if you're planning to visit on a weekend. Tastings cost $10 per person, which is waivable upon purchase of wine. Various tasting experiences are available, including the option to add a cheese board to your tasting for an additional cost.
The winery can accommodate large groups, but it's best to call ahead to ensure availability. Whether you're a couple looking for a quiet getaway or a group planning a day out, Sapling Yard offers a range of options to suit your needs.Book Tasting Online