Things to doTours
Printhie Wines is a 5-star Halliday rated winery (for 11 years) and member of the Ultimate Winery Experiences Australia Group, located in the cool climate region of Orange, NSW. In just 20 years, Brothers Ed and Dave Swift, have forged a reputation for world-class wines that truly capture the defining element of the Orange wine region: Elevation. Creators of the highly awarded méthode traditionnelle Swift Sparkling range, considered to be one of Australia’s best. They offer a true cool climate experience. Printhie’s flagship wines before settling in for a three-course alfresco lunch with a complimentary bottle of Swift Cuvée. Relax in the pavilion enjoying views of the water, orchard and vineyard before being chauffeured home.
Helicopter Winery Tour
The ultimate lux winery experience. Start your journey in style as a personal chauffeur collects you from your accommodation in Orange and drives you to the Printhie Cellar Door where your helicopter awaits. Enjoy a scenic flight to the Printhie Winery over the undulating landscape of the picturesque Orange wine region. Discover the history of the vineyards as the winemaker guides you around the winery. Savour a special tasting of wines in various stages of development in the winery and the barrel hall before boarding your helicopter for the return trip to the Printhie Cellar Door. Receive a glass of Swift sparkling on arrival and be escorted to your private pavilion by the water. Enjoy a private guided tasting of Printhie’s flagship wines before settling in for a three-course alfresco lunch with a complimentary bottle of Swift Cuvée. Relax in the pavilion enjoying views of the water, orchard and vineyard before being chauffeured home.
Sparkling Masterclass including Vineyard Tour and Lunch
An immersive journey uncovering the art of méthode traditionnelle sparkling. Hosted by one of Printhie’s Sparkling Specialists, take a guided walking tour of the vineyard and gain a rare insight into the creation of Australia’s finest sparkling brands, from base wine to the disgorging and ageing process.
Awarded Best Sparkling at the NSW Wine awards in 2018, 2019 and 2020, the Swift Sparkling reflects exceptional cool-climate craftmanship that continues to raise the bar for Australian sparkling.
The Sparkling Masterclass includes a private tasting of the Swift Sparkling range, including 10-year-old sparklings and a delightful three-course alfresco lunch in the Picnic Pavilion.
Savour the ultimate day-cation as you lounge on a picnic blanket, Printhie wine in hand, taking in the sensory delights of the surrounding vineyards, apple orchards and sweeping views of lush, rolling hills as far as the eye can see. Use your Printhie map to explore the estate, select your own perfect picnic spot, and then relax and enjoy the lazy conversation as you relish the sweet and savoury gourmet treats in your picnic hamper.
The Printhie Picnic experience also includes a guided tasting of selected Printhie wines.
208 Nancarrow Lane
Air, Helicopter and Balloon Tours, Food and Wine Tours, Half Day or Less