Whether it’s the rolling hills backdrop or the beautiful luscious landscape, winery weddings carry a definite romantic appeal.
Here are just a few reasons why the latest trend is a vineyard location for your wedding day and see who Vincenzo Pintaudi Couture rates the Top 5 Wineries in Victoria for your special day.
Why go for the Vineyard Venue?
How much more convenient could it be for the hosts & the guests than all at the one location? The ideal place to host your ceremony AND your reception, as well as potential accommodation for the bride and groom. Most wineries offer equally gorgeous settings for both. All at the one location means no rushing around in traffic and avoiding the stress of finding photo shoot locations. It surely adds a calmness and ease to a very busy day.
A winery location wedding equals beautiful breathtaking scenery. What more could you ask for than gorgeous gardens, rolling hills, grape vines and lots of natural light - just perfect especially for the photographer. The beautiful grounds of a winery provide lovely natural light for photographs as well as all enjoying the natural beauty.
Winery venues for weddings provide a relaxed yet elegant atmosphere for both the hosts and guests.
Exceptional Food & Wine
How comforting to leave it to the professional wine makers to host your guests with only the finest drop, perfectly pairing the ultimate food and wine experience for you and your friends and family for your very special day.
Here is Vincenzo Pintaudi Couture's pick for the ultimate Top 5 winery venues, Victoria:
1. STONES OF THE YARRA VALLEY
Stones of the Yarra Valley have a reputation for being one of the most esteemed wedding venues Victoria has to offer. Famous for it’s premiere food and wine but also it’s Picturesque and historic beauty.
“ With uninterrupted views across vines to the blue-tinged Great Divide, Stones of the Yarra Valley ... combining two superb restaurants – The Barn and The Stables at Stones – with a stunning rough-rendered Chapel and Dairy nestled under century-old oak trees” -(www.stonesoftheyarravalley.com)
Above images : www.stonesoftheyarravalley.com
2. Port Phillip Estate
Located in Red Hill (Vic) and offering a modern yet classic feel, it has the combination of spectacular views, refined food and highly acclaimed wines. Known for its extraordinary architecture Port Phillip Estate is an exciting new winery in Victoria. The menu for Port Phillip Estate has a contemporary edge, a modern take on the classics celebrating cool climate seasonal produce at its best.
3. JACK RABBIT VINEYARD
Sea Views or Vineyards? If you can’t decide on a location, this is the perfect venue for you, located on the Bellarine (Vic) you can have the best of both! Get ready to take in the amazing sea views. Jack Rabbit winery offers sweeping views of the bay as well as impressive vineyards. It encompasses two stunning venues on the property which have been awarded and acclaimed for their food and wine. Local produce is used all through the menus they create for weddings and events.
Jack Rabbit Vineyard - Photos: Ivory Tribe
4. MONTALTO VINEYARD AND OLIVE GROVE
Montalto Vineyard and Olive Grove in Red Hill (Vic) is the ideal location for a relaxed and sophisticated ceremony and reception. Good Food Guide awarded modern Australian menu combined with an absolutely breathtaking modern setting. Priding themselves on their attention to detail they can accommodate a larger wedding or something perfectly intimate.
5. EPICUREAN RED HILL
Specialising in custom weddings, Epicurean located in Red Hill are known for their exceptionally styled ceremonies and elegantly catered receptions. The iconic space is the perfect, multi-functional venue with bespoke private dining areas in which to celebrate with an extremely warm and cosy atmosphere. Events from twenty to up to two hundred and twenty guests, showcasing the very finest of local produce and regional wine.
The Epicurean - Photo: theepicurean.com.au