Raise a Glass at All Saints Estate, Where Old-World Charm Meets Modern Winemaking

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Tonight’s episode of MasterChef Australia: Secrets and Surprises swapped the kitchen for a winery as contestants bid for ingredients and create a judge-worthy dish in the picturesque All Saints Estate.

We’ve been dreaming of the European castle-like structure just a short drive from Melbourne, so here’s everything you need to know about All Saints Estate.

Food Bowl of Australia

Situated in the bountiful Murray region of Victoria, also known as Australia’s food bowl, All Saints Estate is a winery that is a testament to timeless tradition and innovative winemaking. With a history that spans over 150 years, All Saints Estate has established itself as an iconic destination for wine enthusiasts seeking exceptional vintages, breathtaking scenery, and a touch of historical charm.

Stepping onto the estate, visitors are instantly transported to another era. The grand castle-like structure, built in 1864, evokes a sense of old-world elegance and echoes the winery’s rich past. The estate serves as a living testament to the region’s viticultural heritage and pays homage to the pioneers who first planted vines in the area.


Behind the historic façade lies a commitment to producing world-class wines that reflect the unique terroir of the Rutherglen region. All Saints Estate is renowned for its fortified wines, including the iconic Muscats and Topaques, which have received international acclaim. These luscious, richly flavoured wines testify to the winery’s dedication to craftsmanship and its ability to strike a perfect balance between tradition and innovation.

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Photo: All Saints


While deeply rooted in tradition, All Saints Estate embraces modern winemaking techniques to create a diverse range of wines that cater to evolving palates. The winemaking team combines their expertise with cutting-edge practices to craft elegant reds, vibrant whites, and refreshing sparkling wines. This blend of traditional methods and contemporary approaches ensures that All Saints Estate remains relevant in today’s dynamic wine industry.

Other Than Wine

Beyond its exceptional wines, the estate offers visitors a truly enchanting experience. The beautifully manicured gardens, scenic vineyards, and majestic Murray River create a stunning backdrop for wine tastings, cellar door tours, and gourmet dining experiences. The estate’s commitment to hospitality ensures that every visitor is warmly welcomed and immersed in the winery’s rich history and passion for winemaking.

How Far Is All Saints Estate From Melbourne?

It’s a 3.5-hour drive to All Saints Estate from Melbourne CBD, making it a popular weekend getaway.

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