Stoneleigh House – No. 50

Drink, Sydney / 18 November 2015

For a limited time only, Sydney-siders will be able to step into a wonder of nature and experience the crisp range of Stoneleigh Wines right in the heart of the city.
Step into No. 50, a heritage listed, double storey house in Millers Point that has been transformed into a living garden. The walls have been taken over by creeping vines, the floor is grassy and each room has many quirks to be discovered. From ferns to florals, mushrooms and more this is a living, breathing house. New tastes and smells are waiting to be discovered, shedding light on the story of Stoneleigh Wines. This unique experience will show you how nature impacts each drop of Stoneleigh wine with each room representing a different variety.
Stoneleigh Vineyards are known for their sunstones where their vines are planted in ancient stony riverbed soils, renowned for delivering its wines with their quality and flavour The sunstones soak up the days sunlight and when night falls, continues to ripen the grapes throughout the night to produce a crisp and sophisticated flavour. Their new range, Stoneleigh Wild Valley™ represents Stoneleigh’s philosophy of minimal-intervention winemaking. The flavour of Stoneleigh is balanced yet intense and is testament to the wonders of nature present in the valley.
To celebrate natures role in creating these rich wines, Stoneleigh created No. 50 and are offering you a FREE guided tour of the house. Guests will be able to enjoy samples of Stoneleigh’s most popular wines and their new range of Wild Valley Wines.
Bookings can be made online for a tour session. It will include samples of Stoneleigh’s most popular wines and their new range of Wild Valley Wines (see below). You’ll also receive a free goodie bag at the end to try at home.
Secret Foodies recently held an exclusive, intimate dinner at the house for 20 lucky diners. You can read about that here. 
Wild Valley Wine Range
Stoneleigh Wild Valley Marlborough Pinot Noir 2014 – a vibrant wine with rich red berry aromas and a palate bursting with red fruit including strawberries, raspberries, boysenberries and dark cherry notes complemented by subtle savoury and toasty notes.
Stoneleigh Wild Valley Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc 2015Exhibits the hallmark citrus and passionfruit aromas and flavours expected from Stoneleigh, wild fermentation adds an extra dimension to this wine, introducing intriguing hints of nectarine and overall bolder flavours.
WHERE: No.50 Argyle Street, Sydney
Saturday 14 November – 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm,
Wednesday 18 November – 5.30pm, 6.30pm, 8pm
Thursday 19 November – 5.30pm, 6.30pm, 8pm
Saturday 21 November – 11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm, 4.30pm, 6.30pm, 7.30pm
COST: Free + wine tastings