InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort’s signature restaurant, The Fireplace, is the proud recipient of Two Glasses in Australia’s Wine List of the Year Awards, 2017. Home to a 300-strong wine library, the key to this award-winning wine list is the blend of international and local suppliers. Here, we’re sharing our top picks for the Gold Coast’s local suppliers.
1. Witches Falls Winery
While visiting Mount Tambourine, we always encourage our guests to stop by Witches Falls. Not only does this winery offer a flight of six locally-grown wines for just $6, it’s conveniently located beside Witches Chase Cheeses, picnic anybody?
2. Cedar Creek Estates
Cedar Creek Estates Vineyard and Winery is another to add to your list when visiting Mount Tambourine, not only does it feature its own glow worm cave, its situated right next to some of the Gold Coast’s most scenic rainforest treks. The cellar door is open daily, and the restaurant offers an indulgent High Tea if you are looking to give your afternoon a decadent edge.
3. Canungra Valley Vineyards
O’Reilly’s Canungra Valley Vineyard is situated on Canungra Creek, with rows of grapevines lined up in front of the heritage homestead’s cellar door and signature restaurant. Take advantage of the picturesque surrounds by ordering one of O’Reilly’s bespoke picnic baskets, enjoying antipasti and a bottle from the cellar-door alongside the creek.
4. Mount Nathan Winery
Mount Nathan Winery is a family-owned and operated Boutique Winery based in the picturesque Gold Coast Hinterland. This award-winning winery specialises in honey fortified wine, which you can enjoy before sighting the wineries local bee observatory.