What's your grape? Riesling? Pinot Gris? Pinot Noir?
The Henty wine region has one of the coolest climates of Australia's mainland wine growing regions and covers Victoria's southwest. The region is known for its aromatic white wines, luscious sweet dessert wines and intense, finely structured reds.
The most widely planted wine grape varities are Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. Also found are Semillon, Shiraz, Pinot Meunier and Pinot Gris.
Visit Pierrepoint Wines near Hamilton to enjoy a tasting and cheese platter at the family-owned-and-operated vineyard.