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Brilliant in Every Way!

Everything you want and need for the perfect escape. Hospitality is superb- a family run vineyard... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2018
Canberra, Australia
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A little bit of paradise in King Valley!

We enjoyed a two night stay with our 17 and 19yo girls. We booked in to do the Cannoli cooking... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Overlooking the upper reaches of the spectacular King Valley, Politini Wines is a family business focused on producing small quantities of elegant, fruit-driven cool climate wines.Our wine making philosophy revolves around letting the vineyard speak...more
Upper King River Road, Cheshunt, Victoria 3678, Australia
+61 3 5729 8277
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Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

Everything you want and need for the perfect escape. Hospitality is superb- a family run vineyard with all hands on deck, friendly, welcoming and wonderful stories and legacies of the property, wines and the family's Scillian heritage. The accommodation was excellent- a well appointed cottage...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a two night stay with our 17 and 19yo girls. We booked in to do the Cannoli cooking class and so enjoyed our time learning from the talented Nonna Josie. Our accommodation was furnished beautifully and we enjoyed the many luxuries. This is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We were fortunate enough to do a tasting with the Sam. His knowledge and sense of humour were excellent- managed to try some traditional less known Italian style varieties that did not disappoint. Definitely considering coming back for the cooking class where they make home...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 25sasha
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely knowledgeable host happy talk to about food and wine matching plus life in general. This is what the King Valley is to me. They don’t just grow so many varieties in Italy for the sake of it. It’s all about making a meal a...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank robmE2668EA
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We were bought a cooking class at Politini Wines as a present. The invitation said 'cooking with nonna'. It was so much more than that. It was just like being part of a big family - we met them all, they ate with us and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Sally H
Reviewed 25 December 2016

We received a lovely welcome and enjoyed tasting the excellent (predominantly Italian/Sicilian) varietals. Every single wine we tried was, happily, a most pleasant surprise. A lovely environment about the King Valley town of Cheshunt. We certainly hope to make many repeat visits here and we...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Blossom55
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Lovely set up for the La Dolce Vita festival!!...tables and seats with umbrella to shade from the sun...great band...and great food. Separate wine tasting area...very popular, wines typical of the varietal grapes of this region. We ordered a couple of platters, very decent portions, and...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank beaustravels
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely time at Politini's, where we were served by the very friendly Josie. She and her husband have had the winery for 20 years and their son in-law is the winemaker. We found and bought several wines which we enjoyed, including the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank BelindaC408
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely weekend here recently. The cottage was lovely with all the comforts of home. We will be back again soon!

Date of experience: March 2016
3  Thank Krisarc
Reviewed 4 January 2016

We went to Politini for a Wine tasting and had a fantastic time. We met with Bianca and Luis, the wine maker and had a blast. We tasted some great wines, laughed a lot and we didn't want to leave. The place is small but...More

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank Sachilibachi
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