Donovan Wines, located on Promonal Road in Stawell, is a stellar attraction for visitors who would like to gain insight into the process of wine-making.
Donovan’s history dates back to 1977 when Peter Donovan sought to establish a stellar vineyard and winery in Stawell.
Donovan Wines – Winery, Grampians Victoria
The vineyards have been planted on 10.5 hectares, and grape produce harvested there is used in viticulture and wine making. When ready for harvesting, the grapes are picked by hand before the process of wine-making can begin. In line with producing quality products, Donovan Wines uses the traditional basket press method coupled with open fermentation. Some of the famous varietals produced by Donovan Wines include Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, amongst others.
A winery tour at Donovan Wines is an insightful way to learn about what goes on behind the scenes of wine-making. Those who love wine-tasting will get to savour every moment of the tour as visitors get to sample top-quality wines. Donovan Wines will also allow visitors to purchase the wine.
The ample space at Donovan Wines provides visitors with the perfect opportunity to go picnicking on a sunny afternoon. Just 66 kilometres from Horsham, Donovan Wines is the perfect getaway for an easy weekend spent on the outdoors. Think wine, good company and fresh air.