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Gorgeous artisan winery

Scion is well worth a visit. We were provided with engaging and informative service and they make... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
Willop27
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Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
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Great wines, top service and hospitality. Easy access and only few minutes from Rutherglen... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Zlatko F
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Melbourne, Australia
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Scion is a producer of artisan wines, handcrafted from vine to bottle. Our vision is to produce premium wines guided by the creative and modern interpretation of traditional Rutherglen varietals. All by hand, we grow and craft small-batch wines...more
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74 Slaughterhouse Rd, Rutherglen, Victoria 3685, Australia
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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Scion is well worth a visit. We were provided with engaging and informative service and they make an outstanding reds wines. The Durif is a must try. Highly recommended.More

Thank Willop27
Rowland M, Owner at Scion Wine, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Willop27, Many thanks for taking the time to review our Cellar Door. Glad to hear you had a great experience with our team and hope the rest of your Rutherglen adventure was memorable. Happy sipping and we look forward to welcoming you back in...More

Reviewed 11 May 2018

Great wines, top service and hospitality. Easy access and only few minutes from Rutherglen accommodation. Will definitely return and recommend to friends.

Thank Zlatko F
Rowland M, Owner at Scion Wine, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Hi Zlatko, Thanks for taking the time to review your experience at Scion. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in the Rutherglen region and look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Cheers, Rowly

Reviewed 7 May 2018

You know that you will not be disappointed when a winery is recommended by other wine makers and wineries - and we were not!! Visiting early in the week we had the winemaker all to ourselves - his personal attention to tell his story and...More

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Rowland M, Owner at Scion Wine, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hi KerrieDraheim, Thanks for sharing your experience! Was a pleasure to meet you and hope to catchup again soon, Cheers, Rowly

Reviewed 25 April 2018

Recently my wife and I had the pleasure of visiting the Scion cellar door for the third time in a little over 12 months. Each time we visit Rutherglen we take the opportunity to head out to Scion to experience the elegant and delightful wines...More

Thank garyn333
Rowland M, Owner at Scion Wine, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hi garyn333, Great to hear of your passion for the Rutherglen region! Your regular visitation to town is very much appreciated, as are the kind words you've shared, Cheers, Rowly

Reviewed 14 April 2018

Very knowledgeable and interested to share the wine making experience.... relaxing atmosphere. Plenty of parking

Thank Tony M
Rowland M, Owner at Scion Wine, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Hi Tony M, Thanks for sharing your experience. Hope that you had a great visit to Rutherglen! Cheers, Rowly

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Having visited and experienced most of the wineries in the Rutherglen region, Scion is my favourite. Wonderful wines and a terrific cellar door experience provided by friendly, knowledgeable and passionate family members. I highly recommend a visit. It’s a must!

Thank Cheryl T
Rowland M, Owner at Scion Wine, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Hi Cheryl T, Thanks for your feedback, it's great to hear of your Scion experience! Hoping that many of your other local visits were equally as good, Cheers, Rowly

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Great range...great experience...don't miss this when you come to Rutherglen..the explanation of wine and wine pairings with food ...was second to none.very surprised with how good the wines were....

Thank joep1965
Rowland M, Owner at Scion Wine, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Hi joep1965, Nothing like a surprise! Thanks for stopping by, hope to catch you again soon, Cheers, Rowly

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely selection of interesting wines and a lovely hostess. Close to town and well worth the visit. We tasted, we bought, we laughed...

Thank PaulMandSarahG
Rowland M, Owner at Scion Wine, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Hi PaulMandSarahG, Appreciate your review, Super to hear that you have a few favourites in Rutherglen, hope to see you again soon! Cheers, Rowly

Reviewed 6 March 2018

Scion is a small artisan winery that features durif grapes as its core wine grape, although it makes other wine styles with other grape varieties. We’ve visited before and enjoy their wines to the point that we joined their wine club on this trip. Scion...More

Thank AussieSK
Rowland M, Owner at Scion Wine, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Hi AussieSK, Really appreciate your thoughtful comments! Thanks for your return visitation, we look forward to seeing you again! Cheers, Rowly

Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

This is quite a gem of a boutique winery. It's made it's mark with some quite complex reds and some beautifully crafted whites. The family have been making wine for some years and it shows how passionate they are for their product. They are really...More

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Rowland M, Owner at Scion Wine, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Hi richardgore1200, Thanks for your detailed review, your positive comments make all the hard work worthwhile! Cheers, Rowly

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