19/10/2018 When we mention in one breath a few things like BAVARIAN SCHLOSS HISTORY OF VINES STEPPING STONE OF WINE MAKING 5 STAR WINERY and SALA 2018 VENUE then we are telling you about the CHATEAU TANUNDA BAROSSA_Chateau Tanunda BAROSSA_Chateau Tanunda BAROSSA_Chateau Tanunda BAROSSA_Chateau Tanunda BAROSSA_Chateau Tanunda The Château was built in the late 1880‘s and is home to some of the earliest planting of vines in the Barossa Valley: dating back to the 1840‘s! Château Tanunda is also Australia’s largest and oldest wine Chateau and a designated monument in the State Heritage Register. It was during a morning bike ride in 1998 that John Geber saw “it” the first time. “It” was Château Tanunda in Australia’s Barossa Valley, a majestic Bavarian-style Château and in its prime the largest winery in the Southern Hemisphere. He bought it the very next day. We like in a short video clip introduce you to the owner of this beautiful place, his family and it’s Sunken Garden https://www.chateautanunda.com/our-chateau-and-family/our-family Another remarkable point beside the fantastic wines is that Château Tanunda’s success was the Barossa’s success: For years it was the heart of Barossa wine-making, on the rafters you see some of the most famous names in Australian wine history, past and present, all of whom have worked at the Château. On their website you can see some of this names, we recommend to set this wineries also on your list to visit.