Barossa Valley Wine Region - Winery Accommodation


Barossa Valley Winery Accommodation

Barossa Valley Wineries and Vineyards


The Barossa Valley is the nations most well known wine region to Australians and the world. The region is made up of vine covered plains and hills and is dotted with townships strong in German heritage. Barossa Valley wineries are located a mere 70km north of Adelaide and is the states most popular tourist destination.

 

In Germany in the 1840s Lutherans suffered religious persecution forcing them to leave Germany for the new colony of South Australia. The German settlers quickly developed farms, especially wheat, wool and wine. Langmeil Winery is Australia's oldest vineyard and is planted in the Barossa Valley wine region.

 

Some of the most well known wine names of Australia call the Barossa Valley home. It is also home to hundreds of grape growers and many boutique wineries and vineyards. The region is most known for its luxurious Shiraz but also creates superior styles of Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay and Semillon.

 

The Barossa Valley is proud of its Barossa Cheese and Wine Trail which lets the visitor discover superb wines and matching cheeses. There are 6 different trails to choose from covering 33 wineries and cheeses from Ballycroft Artisan Cheeses and the Barossa Valley Cheese Company.

 

The region has a fantastic array of food seeped in German history. Locals are passionate about their Mettwurst, Liverwurst and other German styles of preserved and smoked meats. Sauces, mustards, pickled vegetables and baked goods are also popular to the area.

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