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Cape Mentelle Wines

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A Margaret River icon established in 1970, Cape Mentelle is one of the region's founding five wineries. Cape Mentelle pioneered many of Margaret River's renowned wine styles and today is a benchmark for the quality of the region's wines. Visit us...more
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331 Wallcliffe Rd | Margaret River Region, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s amazing that even though you can holiday in the same destination at least twice a year your whole life, there are always things that you have never experienced or even known about!!!! We booked (way in advance as they are popular in summer) an...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tamaraline3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sophia introduced us to Cape Mentelle starting in the vineyard and introducing the vines and grapes. She then took us through the production facilities carefully explaining each step in the process and answering all of our questions. Finally she presented a fantastic tasting of six...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JulieS7438, Public Relations Manager at Cape Mentelle Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Larry, Thank you for taking your time to share your thoughts about our 'Behind the Scenes Tour with Food & Wine Pairing' with reference to Sofia conducting 'perhaps the finest wine tour and tasting we have ever enjoyed'! Cape Mentelle certainly endeavour's to make...More

Reviewed 8 December 2018

Hidden gem not far out of Margaret River town. I must say that the cellar door staff were great to deal with. In particular Tamblyn ( hope I got your name right) was friendly and answered every question we had about the wine making process....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GLS54
JulieS7438, Public Relations Manager at Cape Mentelle Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear GLS54, It is always a pleasure to receive such a complimentary review and to pass onto our cellar door staff that their enthusiasm has been acknowledged! The sunshine has finally arrived and just in time for our outdoor cinema which indeed opens tomorrow night...More

Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

First stop of the day and thoroughly enjoyed it. A couple swings for kids and nice grassy area where they show movies in the summer. Cellar door is a decent size with barrel hall behind tasting counter with photos of history of winery. Julie was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jon4010
JulieS7438, Public Relations Manager at Cape Mentelle Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Dear Jon, It certainly is greatly appreciated when a customer takes the time to share their cellardoor tasting experience and recommendation to visit Cape Mentelle. I am so pleased that I could share my knowledge with you and enhance your visit. Wishing you a Happy...More

Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

What a pleasure this tour was. Normally limited numbers with a guide, I was spoilt having Sophia look after me for three hours of great discussion, touring and tasting. Learnt about the importance of the sea breezes to the vines, sampled excellent whites as well...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank D3545ORkarenb
JulieS7438, Public Relations Manager at Cape Mentelle Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2018

Dear Karen, What a delightful review you have taken the time to convey - your personal experience 'Behind the Scenes' at Cape Mentelle. Thank you! Sofia is certainly very passionate about our wines and the philosophies that create them. May you return to our cellar...More

Reviewed 8 November 2018

Great Cape Mentelle winery tour. The tour guide have full detail explanation of wine process. They also provide great wine tasting. Strongly recommend to join the winery tour.More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank FromKluang
JulieS7438, Public Relations Manager at Cape Mentelle Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2018

Dear FromKluang, We are always grateful to our clientele for their recommendations and thank you for sharing your own personal positive experience on our 'Behind the Scenes Tour and Tasting' at Cape Mentelle. Our Summer outdoor movie season starts in December so I hope we...More

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Jenny was a wealth of knowledge! She took us through the vineyard and explained the growing and harvesting process. Then took us through the crushing, fermentation and aging processes! Tour took 75mins and was worth the $30!More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gnomesy
JulieS7438, Public Relations Manager at Cape Mentelle Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2018

Dear Naomi, I am so pleased that you enjoyed and learnt so much more from your 'Behind the Scenes Tour & Tasting' experience with Jenny. We endeavour to create a relaxed but educational experience for our clientele. If you have the opportunity in the future...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018

We chose to walk to Cape Mentelle as it was close to our hotel in Margaret River. Once there we were met by an enthusiastic lady who told us that the tasting costs 10 dollars per person. For this you get to taste 10 wines...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ross M
JulieS7438, Public Relations Manager at Cape Mentelle Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Dear Ross, It was a pleasure to host your wine tasting experience and I do recall how much you enjoyed the limited release 2015 Wallcliffe Merlot Petit Verdot. As Cape Mentelle currently offers a wine tasting of up to 11 current release wines per person,...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Good wines and very friendly staff. Staff take time to explain you the wines and history of the winery. I can’t remember the name of the lady who served us but her passion for the wines and the house Cape Mentelle made our experience a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank aurelie6458
JulieS7438, Public Relations Manager at Cape Mentelle Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Dear aurelie6458, Thank you for taking the time to give such a rewarding review for our cellar door staff at Cape Mentelle. Understanding wine is certainly a lifelong journey which we are happy to be a part of! We look forward to your return and...More

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Charging a tasting fee puts me off immediately but the person who served us certainly made up for that. She was engaging and very knowledgeable and made us feel very welcome. Highly recommendedMore

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SteveA22
JulieS7438, Public Relations Manager at Cape Mentelle Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Dear Steve, I am so pleased that your visit to Cape Mentelle was rewarding and thank you for taking the time to highly recommend our cellar door tasting experience. We hope you visit us again over the summer months to enjoy our outdoor cinema and...More

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