Penfolds has been a name synonymous to a premium, luxurious experience, and the official Penfolds Iconic Experience is no different. This three and a half hour tour in the sprawling Magill Estate takes you on a journey of history, wine, and quality. The host will begin your journey with a trip through the estate itself, telling you all about the history of a name that has been one of the leading names in fine, high quality red wines in Western Australia. This includes a visit into the famous Grange Cottage where the founders once lived, and a trip into the vintage wine cellars. Lines upon lines of spectacular wines await, with many a hidden gem among them. In the underground drives, one of the finest Granges can be found: Max Schubert’s hidden Grange. You will also get the opportunity to enjoy a structured tasting of three of Penfolds’ most sought after wines, introducing you to the fine quality taste and bouquets famous throughout the valley. This is followed by a three course lunch in one of the private rooms. Here, the wines are perfectly paired with your meal, and the pinnacle of the iconic experience.
The height of the Penfolds luxury and magic is reached with a twilight tour of the splendid Magill Estate, followed by an indulgent degustation dinner. The vineyards and the estate itself turn enchanting in the twilight, offering a magic that is unseen in the daytime. Your host takes you through this splendid world of high quality wine, giving you fascinating stories about the history of Penfolds. A stop at the Grange Cottage takes you to its cellars, loaded with a veritable fortune of high quality wines, including the most sought after ones in the collection. Here, in the underground drives, can be found the original hiding space of one of the most priceless Granges: Max Schubert’s hidden Grange. Your experience is masterfully culminated in a full 7 course dinner at the award-winning restaurant within the estate, where your delicious meals are perfectly matched with a wine that has been painstakingly selected by an expert sommelier. It is the very height of luxury and dining in Penfolds.