The Hentley Farm cellar door is housed in the property’s original 1840’s homestead. Faithfully restored to enhance its historic charm, the cellar door provides the perfect environment for an authentic boutique wine experience.
We offer tastings in three structured flights –
THE FARM FLIGHT – A selection of our wonderful farm range of wines, this is the perfect introduction to some Hentley Farm favourites. These wine styles are typically suitable for enjoying now, or cellaring for a few years. $10pp * Please allow 45 minutes to enjoy your tasting. No bookings necessary.
THE LUXURY FLIGHT – Showcasing a collection of our luxury range of wines, with inclusions that we suggest will be beneficial for cellaring. $25pp Please allow at least 45 minutes to enjoy your tasting. Bookings recommended.
EXCLUSIVE DINERS FLIGHT – A selection tailored to our guests dining at our award winning restaurant, wines are chosen around chefs menu for guests to experience a wide selection of the Hentley Farm range of wines. Complimentary.** Please allow at least 30 minutes prior to your dining reservation, to enjoy your tasting. Bookings recommended.
THE GROUP FLIGHT – Tailored for groups of 8 to 10 guests, this tasting includes a selection of Hentley Farm wines specifically chosen for the group tasting experience, with five Hentley Farm Range wines and two Luxury Range wines. $10pp *** Please allow one hour to enjoy your tasting. Bookings are to be made directly with Cellar Door, by email – [email protected]
* Tasting fees are redeemable upon purchase for groups under 8 people.
** Available exclusively and complimentary only to guests on the day of their dining experience. Diners Flight tasting is available for lunch time diners only.
*** Please note that this tasting fee is not redeemable, and payable upon time of booking. Because of the intimate nature of our Cellar Door space, we will respectfully decline ‘bucks’ and ‘hens’ days.
Cellar door is open every day from 11am to 5pm excluding Christmas Day.
Our space is divided into five distinct tasting areas:
THE TASTING ROOM welcomes you as you arrive at Hentley Farm. Pull up a stylish leather bar stool to our solid red gum counter and begin your Hentley Farm experience. This general space is recommended to enjoy the ‘Farm Flight’, with no bookings necessary (for groups under 8 people).
THE GALLERY at the front of the homestead is another space where you can enjoy your tasting surrounded by the beautiful artwork of featured local artist Brooke Stiller, with all artwork on show available for sale. This general space is recommended to enjoy the ‘Farm Flight’, with no bookings necessary (for groups under 8 people).
THE DINING ROOM portrays the rustic charm of the original cottage, with thick exposed stone walls and thatched roof, the room fitted out with custom-made furnishings, perfect for the ultimate Hentley Farm tasting experience. This tasting area is recommended to enjoy the ‘Luxury Flight’, with bookings recommended to avoid disappointment.
EXCLUSIVE MEMBERS TASTING ROOMS
THE TALLY ROOM – our private members tasting lounge, stylishly furnished with custom leather chairs in front of the original open fire , is exclusively available for the use of Tally Room & Clos Otto Club members.
THE CLOS OTTO ROOM – our most recent members’ tasting room, beautifully finished with plush, velvet long bench seating, this is our most private tasting area and can seat up to 8 members. Both members tastings rooms are available to members by appointment.
A reservation will be essential for groups of 8 guests or more.
Whilst bookings for Members areas, and for the Luxury & Diners Flights are not essential, we recommend you do reserve your tasting time, to avoid disappointment.
We also host private events, including food and wine experiences, which can be tailored to your every wish. Please email [email protected] or call +61 8 8562 8427 to discuss your ideas.