Cromwell is surrounded by Vineyards and tasting rooms. Less than a five minute drive from our place is Felton Road, home to some of the best Central Otago PInot Noir wines.
Of the seven vineyards on Felton Road, we would recommend these family owned and opereated vineyards, serving up award winning wines - you won't be disappointed.
Hidden in our Eliza Vineyard on Felton Road, our Cellar Door is cantilevered out into the landscape, gifting us dramatic views of the Kawarau River, Cromwell Basin and the mountains beyond. Guests can enjoy beautiful new perspectives of our Central Otago environment while tasting wines that come from this incredible place.
Specialising in Pinot and Chardonnay, all our current wines are available for tasting. Come enjoy Te Kano’s hospitality and get into a Central Otago state of mind.
Wine is about the sensual pleasures in life, colours, smells, tastes, sounds.
At Desert Heart our wines are created with care for the land, the grape and our culture - the pursuit of great enjoyment, with a touch of sensuality and a little mystery.
Our chic, contemporary cellar door is where you can taste a range of our opulent, quality portfolio of fine wines. The Desert Heart Cellar Door is stylish, convivial and inviting, an idyllic place to enjoy delicious food and exquisite wines whilst taking in the magnificent 360-degree views from the Kawarau River, Mt Difficulty, Gold Sluicing’s and the mighty Pisa Range. Come and enjoy an intimate tasting with owner Denny.
Delight in Desert Hearts gourmet platters and savour our light bites complimented with a glass of our excellent wines.
Careful Craftmanship Creates Award-Winning Wines
Domain Road Vineyard is a privately owned vineyard producing award-winning red and white wines. Located in the heart of the 19th century gold mining area of Bannockburn, which is home to some of the most significant vineyards and wineries in Central Otago. Stunning views from their Cellar Door is a dramatic sight, as they are backed by the mountains of the Carrick Range and Garvie Mountains.
Domain Road Vineyard, specialises in award-winning cool climate wines. From grapes grown in the heart of Central Otago wine country, we produce Pinot Noir, Pinot Noir Rosé, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling, and Pinot Gris wines. Dedication to excellence combined with a traditional approach means Domain Road Vineyard's wines are now nationally and internationally recognised.