Granite Ridge Wines
Address: Sundown Road, Ballandean QLD 4382
Phone: (07) 4684 1263
Fax: (07) 4684 1250
Details: Every vintage from this estate has produced award-winning wines including the Best Queensland Cabernet for 1996 and 1997, 2004 Queenslands best white wine at the Courier-Mail Sheraton Queensland Wine Awards trophy and gold medal. This winery is also the official supplier of the Queensland Parliamentary wine for 1998 and 1999 with its Unwooded Chardonnay. It is the first Queensland winery to be given this status in the parliament's 139-year history. With everything under one roof, visitors can see crushing, bottling and labelling, and maybe able to join in. Accommodation in 2-bedroom, 2 bathroom cottage with spa, set overlooking the vineyard, near the winery.
Nestled in the heart of Queenslands southern border wineries, with national parks all around, Granite Ridge Wines is a boutique winery with everything under the one roof.
Dennis and Juliane, the winemakers, look forward to welcoming you to the cellar door, or for a stay at our delightful "Fergie's Hill Cottage", which also includes a complimentary bottle of wine on arrival, plus a discount on any wines purchased.
Granite Ridge Wines is located in the heart of the granite belt and just 20 kms south of Stanthorpe and 15 km from the NSW border.
Winemaker: Dennis and Juliane Ferguson
Wines: Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Shiraz.
Products/Varieties: Table and Fortified wines. Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz. Preserves.
Brands: Goldies, Granite Reds
Opening Times: Cellar door sales and tastings 9:00am 5:00pm, Seven days. Also mail order.