We strive to make elegant and well balanced wines with great longevity. We hope you will enjoy our wines and discover some Best Kept Secrets for yourself.
The Thomson Family
Fratin Brothers – This is the next chapter in the family originally behind the well renowned Mt Langi Ghiran Vineyard. The vineyard is planted to Shiraz, Sangiovese, Tempranillo & Chardonnay and is nestled between the rolling hills of the Great dividing range in the Grampians region. Shiraz cuttings taken from the oldest vines at Langi are the backbone for the outstanding 100% Estate grown Grampians Shiraz. traditional winemaking methods passed down through years of family winemaking are used to produce wines of elegance and distinction.
Fratin Brothers Vineyard
36 Byron Road,
Grampians Estate is a small family-owned boutique winery. The cellar door at Great Western has a large range of premium wines on tasting, as well as cheese platters, muffins, and espresso coffee. The winery has a James Halliday ‘5 red star’ rating putting it in the top 10% of wineries in Australia and the Cellar Door was recently voted ‘Best Cellar Door and food experience’ in the Grampians by Gourmet Traveller Magazine.
Grampians Olive Co. – Family owned and operated, Grampians Olive Co. in Laharum is home to the historic ‘Toscana’ Olive Plantation – the leading olive producer in the Grampians. Olives are organically grown, cold pressed and bottled on farm. Since establishment in 1943 the grove has established a reputation for producing premium award winning organic extra virgin olive oils, as well as agrumato and infused olive oils, table olives and artisan vinegars.
376 Olive Plantation Rd,
Laharum VIC 3401
Ph: 5383 8299
Hopkins River Beef was established in 1996 to deliver the finest beef to the customer. Since then, we have worked hard to deliver a product that is now regarded as the market’s premier beef brand.
We provide a product of quality and consistency widely used and recognised by some of Australia’s leading restaurants. Hopkins River Beef endeavours to provide maximum value to its customers with its award winning beef that is delivered on time along with offering product quality and professional service combined. At Hopkins River we pride ourselves on cattle wellbeing and care, with a strong emphasis on their complete dietary nutritional requirements. Cattle are handled in a manner that minimises stress, which also assists eating quality.
Mount Zero Olives is a family owned olive grove three hours west of Melbourne on the northern edge of the Grampians National Park in Victoria, Australia. Commitment to flavour, sustainable farming, ethical harvest and a passion for quality produce defines Mount Zero Olives and all that we grow and gather.
Red Rock Olives – Pomonal is the home of Red Rock Olives. The orchard grows award winning Extra Virgin Olive Oil. The kitchen produces Olive Salt, condiments and artisan vinegars. At the cafe you can enjoy tasting the products, a grazing plate highlighting the use of all our products and of course, coffee, tea, hot chocolate and cake. We look forward to meeting you!
Simply Teatime – Realising that there’s more to life than sitting in quiet retirement, Sally decided to embark on creating unique and beautiful teas that told the story of where she lived, the Grampians, and so began Simply Teatime, a local Grampians business.
SubRosa wines are crafted with passion, inspired and influenced by the rugged Grampians ranges of Victoria. Winemaker Adam Louder grew up in the Grampians and began his career at Best’s and Mount Langi Ghiran. In 2013, after travelling the world and working in Bordeaux, the Napa Valley and Margaret River, Adam returned home to the Grampians to start SubRosa with partner Nancy Panter. SubRosa is a boutique winery with a focus on quality and regionality, producing Shiraz, Nebbiolo, Chardonnay and Viognier with a total production of 300 cases/year.
“SubRosa is a winery to watch. The first releases have hit the market this year and are striking for their regional verity, (affordable) price points and deliciousness,” Mike Bennie, Winefront, 2015.
Three Troupers – The Three Troupers, William, Macgregor and George, cousins from Balmoral in Scotland, travelled to the Victorian goldfields in the summer of 1853 to seek their fortune on the goldfields. A far greater fortune was soon discovered with their distinctive styled home brews.
Named after each of the cousins, these premium handcrafted beer recipes have been handed down throughout the generations for their descendants to imitate and appropriate for themselves.
Today the Three Troupers Brewery produces an Amber Ale, Pale Ale and Pilsner for the discerning beer connoisseur. All are preservative free and naturally brewed.
Ph: 5943 2255