If you are in the state of Victoria and can’t find a winery nearby on your satellite navigation then something is terribly wrong. There are an abundance of winery cellar doors throughout the state with some top class wine regions at Melbourne’s doorstep. VIC is lucky to have such a diverse range of climatic grape growing regions that support the production of just about every wine style possible, from the newer plantings of Italian grape varieties to classy Sparkling, high end Pinot Noir and Shiraz to the fortified wines to the north of the state.
In the 1880’s Victoria was Australia’s largest wine producing state but today with a new generation of winemakers they are not only producing excellent wine but providing us an elaborate selection of large and small winery cellar doors to go visit, drink, dine and purchase some classy and boutique wines. So start now and tick off the cellar doors worth visiting and explore the wineries of Victoria.