28 Jan 2018
Moothi Estate Winery is located on the north-west facing slopes of Mount Frome, overlooking the Mudgee valley. True to its unique Koori name which means “nest in the hills”, Moothi Estate is one of the highest vineyards in Mudgee.
Breathtaking views over the Mudgee wine-trail, award-winning range of wines, gourmet-tasting platter, impeccable service and time-saving proximity to Stay in Mudgee – all these would definitely make your Moothi cellar door moments unforgettable.
What Would Make Your Experience In Moothi Estate Winery A Unique Experience?
Warm Welcome And Friendly Service
As soon as you arrive at the Moothi Estate Cellar Door atop the vineyard on Rocky Waterhole Road, the friendly owners, together with Barney, their amiable dog, would give you a warm welcome. You would inevitably be mesmerized by the scenic and tranquil view of the green landscape as they share pleasantries and stories about their especially-crafted wines and of course, Mudgee.
After settling down either in the outdoor or indoor verandah, choose a bottle from their award-winning wines and pair it with a perfect platter.
Choose from their outstanding wines with exceptional value.
Taste your way through their white wines. The 2017 Moothi Estate Pinot Grigio is bright gold with the typical blush tint. It shows peach and pear characters on the nose. Tropical fruit and grapefruit feature on the textured palate and a crisp finish is accompanied by its inherent hint of sweetness.
The 2017 Moothi Estate Riesling has pale green hues with floral and citrus aromas. Its palate is crisp and fresh with lemon drop and citrus peel, balanced by a subtle sweetness. Its lingering natural acidity allows for excellent cellaring potential.
The 2016 Moothi Estate Viognier has an aromatic white dominated by floral characters on the nose, particularly sweet violets. A robust palate of stone fruits and honeysuckle with subtle oak complexity will give a voluptuous sweet fruit finish.
Their red wines are definitely a must-try. The 2016 Moothi Estate Shiraz has an intense and deep crimson colour. It displays cherry and spices on the nose. The palate is rich and full-bodied showing ripe plum flavours and hints of white pepper. This wine has excellent structure an length and will continue to age very well.
The 2016 Merlot is medium bodied wine. It shows deep red berries and chocolate on the nose. A mint-choc front palate meets blackberries and faint vanilla with a luscious and velvety smooth texture. This medium-bodied wine is ready to enjoy now or over the years to come.
The 2017 Rosé is made from 100% Shiraz fruit and has strawberry and cream and cherries on the nose. fresh tart blueberries blended with strawberries and floral notes on the palate culminating in a fresh and fruity finish.
Matching Menu Platters And Toasties
To complement your dream wine-tasting experience, choose from the well-loved lunch-sized platters and toasties of Moothi Estate Winery. These include their best sellers, Antipasto Platter and Ploughman’s Lunch Platter. You would also like to try other items on their menu: Just Peckish Plate, Chorizo and Haloumi Pots and the Toastie Special.
TripAdvisor’s Certificate Of Excellence
It is noteworthy to know that of the more than 40 wine cellars in Mudgee, only a select few have received TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence. Moothi Estate Winery is given this recognition because it consistently gets great reviews from travelers.
Yes, Moothi Estate Winery is one of the six Mudgee Wineries you must visit this 2018! Come and experience a unique wine-tasting holiday which is worth remembering. You deserve nothing less.