Crittenden Estate

Our cellar door started life in a shed. That humble yet popular café has grown into a Wine Centre, restaurant and much more

About the winery
Described by James Halliday as an outstanding winery regularly producing wines of exemplary quality, Crittenden Estate was yet again awarded Halliday’s highest rating of five red stars in the 2020 Halliday Wine Companion. Crittenden Estate has also been named as the overall “platinum” winner of the 2020 BRIT/FIVS International Sustainable Winegrowing Competition, chosen in first place amongst a high calibre field of sustainability-minded wine producers from around the world. Discover the custom built Crittenden Wine Centre designed to enable customers to appreciate the caliber of their wines in comfort and style. The Wine Centre provides an innovative way of tasting that enables guests to properly explore their wide range of wines that are crafted onsite. Rollo credits the quality of the Crittenden wines with the sustainable management of the vineyard that has been imperative in their processes for the last 15 years, vastly improving the quality of the soil and in turn the quality o

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Mornington Peninsula

Opening Hours
Monday: 10:30 - 16:30Tuesday: 10:30 - 16:30Wednesday: 10:30 - 16:30Thursday: 10:30 - 16:30Friday: 10:30 - 16:30Saturday: 10:30 - 16:30Sunday: 10:30 - 16:30
Cellar door / shop
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Events / Weddings
Children friendly
Mornington Peninsula
Grape varieties
Arneis, Chardonnay, Fiano, Moscato, Petit Manseng, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon BlancNero d'Avola, Pinot Noir, Sangiovese, Shiraz, Tempranillo
History & Geography
Crittenden Estate is one of the oldest family owned and operated wineries on the Mornington Peninsula. Established in 1982, we are passionate about creating quality cool climate wines that represent our region as well as our commitment to minimal input viticulture. After growing up on the farm the second generation of Crittendens are now fully immersed in the family business. Garry Crittenden’s son Rollo is now Winemaker whilst daughter Zoe takes care of the marketing.
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