Mount Gambier 2019
The Ellis family vineyards lie in the Mount Gambier GI, located in the Kongorong area southwest of Mount Gambier. The proximity to the Southern Ocean provides the coolest maritime climate of mainland Australia, this cool climate extends the ripening of fruit throughout Autumn, ideal for accumulation of flavour and optimum...
‘A gentle expression of Coonawarra, a region too often marred by angular harsh tannins and poorly managed fruit. Savoury restraint the calling card here, across currant, chilli, mint and some herb strewn across a crunchy, detailed finish. Understated and finely tuned.'
The 2020 Halliday Wine Companion
Limestone Coast 2017
'Sangiovese from the Limestone Coast, as made by an incredibly reliable producer.
It doesn’t have much fanfare but then, that’s a good thing with this variety. It goes about its highly drinkable business with a minimum of fuss, offering enough juicy fruit and earth-spice-leaf-fennel notes to satisfy and...
Limestone Coast 2018
'Ottelia’s wines are accessibly priced and impeccably well made. Not a bad combination.
Pinot gris to put on your radar. Excellent flow of flavour, both a fleshiness and a dryness, a tonic aspect, a slateyness, a run of nashi pear. Nails it.'
Campbell Mattinson - The Wine Front
John and Melissa moved to the iconic Coonawarra region 25 years ago intending to, in John’s words, “stay a little while”.
Together they have spent nearly half a lifetime in the Limestone coast region, John working as a winemaker and consultant across its unique wine growing regions, and Melissa establishing a restaurant.Read More
Eat + Drink
Fodder + Ottelia
5 Memorial Drive Coonawarra
08 8736 3170
10:00am to 4:00pm
Kitchen 10:30am to 3:00pm
Please contact us if you wish to confirm any dates.
J & M Innes P/L
V & A Lane Coonawarra SA 5263
0409 836 289
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