Gourmet Traveller 2019 Australian Restaurant Guide
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Seppeltsfield is an iconic Australian wine estate with a proud legacy dating back to 1851.
Seppeltsfield is well known as being the only winery in the world to release a 100-year-old, single vintage wine each year. The Centennial Collection, located onsite - is an unbroken lineage of Tawny of every vintage from 1878 to the current year. Visitors to Seppeltsfield can visit the Centennial Cellar, where they can taste Tawny made in their birth year directly from the barrel, or the renowned 100-year-old Para Vintage Tawny. Visit our Seppeltsfield page to explore the experiences on offer.
If you have never visited Seppeltsfield, or indeed the Barossa Valley, you may not that the Seppeltsfield estate is also home to an array of additional activities and attractions. Among the historic buildings alongside the Cellar Door, Gravity Flow Winery and Centennial Cellar you will also find:
Described by Australian food critic John Lethlean as "..the best place in Australia for a long lunch..", FINO offers four architecturally inspired dining footprints including the impressive fire-side Dining Room, an enclosed Veranda, garden Terrace and a beautiful Cellar space carved from original Bluestone wine tanks - a popular venue for privately hosted events.
FINO's menus reflect the generous, sharing-style philosophy and reflects a dedication to regionally-inspired seasonal produce. FINO partners Sharon and David believe passionately in the alchemy of sharing a beautiful meal, fostering the FINO ethos; Beautifully-crafted food and a thoughtful, finely-balanced wine list delivered with love and care.
Benno's Kiosk & Picnic Grounds
Benno's Kiosk & Picnic Grounds are located in the estate's gardens, within easy access from the main visitor carpark.
Benno's Kiosk provides snacks and a range of Seppeltsfield wine for by-the-glass and bottle purchase, as well as local beer and cider selections. BBQ facilities are available for hire, with a number of picnic table and seating provisions provided permanently on site.
The best way to enjoy the Picnic Grounds is, of course, to indulge in a picnic. 'Benno's Baskets' are available to purchase ahead of your visit and contain a carefully curated variety of authentic regional foods from South Australia and the Barossa such as small goods, cheeses, condiments and Seppeltsfield wine, Benno's Basket also comes complete with all disposable crockery and cutlery requirements, allowing you to simply arrive, collect and enjoy.
Offering hand crafted raw soap bars using a traditional cold process method, Australian Extra Virgin Olive Oil and only the finest quality natural ingredients, Vasse Virgin produces luxurious products that your body will savour.