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Make your own Sparkling Wine!

Make your own Sparkling Wine!

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Food, Equipment and Transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I’m part of the family behind the Calais brand. We live and breathe wine. Working in the industry with my family and friends, I love to give guests a local’s behind the scenes tour of our Valley and in particular my family’s Estate.
Katrina
Katrina
Katrina
Katrina

What we’ll do

I’ll come and collect you from your local accommodation and we’ll head over to my family’s winery, Calais Estate, where we will have a look behind the scenes with a private tour of the vineyard and winery including the barrel room before heading inside to make your own sparkling wine. You will get hands on to disgorge and dosage your own bottles to take home. Then we’ll do a wine tasting and you…

What else you should know

- vegetarian or gluten free options available on request - other dietary requirements can be catered for at an additional cost - Any special dietary requirement must be confirmed at least 48hrs before

What I’ll provide

Snacks and Other
You will enjoy some gourmet cheese & our homemade condiments during your sparkling session followed by a wine tasting. You will also take home a selection of locally made products which can be enjoyed later. A picnic pack with a bottle of wine can also be added to at an additional cost.
Car and Other
I will pick you up from your local accommodation by car however other modes of transport such as a helicopter ride can be added for an additional cost. If your group is larger than 4 then multiple trips will be required.
Equipment
We will supply all the equipment you need for winemaking and for your picnic.

What to bring

Make sure you wear closed toe shoes as we will be in a working winery
Bring a jumper in winter as the champagne room can be on the cooler side.

Where you'll be

Calais Estate is a family owned and run boutique winery in the Hunter Valley. It is home to one of the longest boutique wine lists in the Valley as well as the renowned Verandah Restaurant and Come What May a gorgeous homewares and gift shop.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

- vegetarian or gluten free options available on request - other dietary requirements can be catered for at an additional cost - Any special dietary requirement must be confirmed at least 48hrs before
Katrina
wine tasting
Make your own Sparkling Wine!
New experience
$181 per person
New experience
$181 per person