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Aventine Winery

86 Watters Rd, Ballandean, Queensland 4382, Australia
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WHAT A RUDE MAN - AVOID IF YOU'RE AFTER A PLEASANT EXPERIENCE

Of all the wineries I've been to in the Ballandean area this is the only one I would recomend you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
924glendas
,
Redcliffe, Australia
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A very warm welcome!

A chance visit for wine tasting turned into a top of the list venue for our next visit to the area... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
Brad H
,
Ipswich, Australia
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  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible11%
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“cellar door” (3 reviews)
“wine tour” (2 reviews)
“indulgent” (2 reviews)
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86 Watters Rd, Ballandean, Queensland 4382, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Of all the wineries I've been to in the Ballandean area this is the only one I would recomend you avoid. I'm assuming that the man who huffed and puffed through the door was the owner as surely no staff would be employed long if...More

Thank 924glendas
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

A chance visit for wine tasting turned into a top of the list venue for our next visit to the area. The service was very friendly, with generous tastings and useful local advice. The highlight was the heated mulled wine, ideal for the cold windy...More

Thank Brad H
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Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

I returned here with friends who have so loved the Aventine olive oil that they wanted to stick up for their own kitchens. It is still the best olive oil I have found outside Italy. I also love the Creme Indulgence which is a wonderful...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2017

Most of the varieties were very sweet for my pallet, so I requested the dry reds, both of which had been open for some time and were oxidized. The man serving us said that most people like sweet wine and that there was no point...More

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Reviewed January 8, 2017

This was our first stop on our wine tour yesterday. Deb was lovely and taught us a lot about how to taste wine. This was our favourite! We bought all bought some nice wines to take home. I would recommend Aventine if visiting Ballandean or...More

Thank Lindsey W
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Reviewed July 2, 2015

Yes, I know it is a winery, and we have enjoyed a tasting here some time ago. However, I now return regularly to stock up on olive oil. Their olive oil is magnificent. You won't want to return to supermarket versions once you have tried...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2015

What a friendly little winery. We tasted some wonderful wines and the friendly lady behind the counter was interesting and helpful when we asked her recommendation for a nice lunch. We walked out with bottles of delicious wines, and had some sent home.

1  Thank farpavilions
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Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

We went here at the end of our wine tour. The lady at the cellar door was friendly and welcoming. I was a little wined out by this stage but oh so glad I tasted. I came home with a lovely reasonably priced white that...More

3  Thank oz_honeymooners09
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Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

We went here at the end of a winery tour with friends. The wines were fine and the group bought 4 bottles. The cellar door is nice. As we were leaving the owner swore at our lovely tour guide for taking us there when we...More

4  Thank Tali G
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