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Authentic. Family-owned. Unique.
Boutique producer of Wine, Craft Beer, Gin and Cider.


Welcome to Suffoir Winery, Brewery, and Distillery – a family-owned and operated business located in the heart of Macarthur, Victoria. Nestled amidst the stunning landscapes and just a stone's throw away from the UNESCO World Heritage Listed Budj Bim Cultural landscape, Suffoir is your ultimate destination for a truly memorable craft beverage experience.

Since our establishment in 2012, Suffoir has been dedicated to producing exceptional products, embracing our South African heritage, and showcasing the beauty of our property. Our name, derived from the Suffolk sheep and Pinot Noir grapes on our estate, reflects our commitment to sustainability and authenticity.

At Suffoir, we offer a unique fusion of winemaking, brewing, and distilling, allowing us to craft an array of captivating beverages all under one roof. Explore our estate-grown Pinot Noir, indulge in the delightful creations of The Three Alpacas beer range, and savor the distinct flavors of our handcrafted gins, including the Just Another Lemon Tree Gin, Australian Botanical Gin, Sweet Smoke Burnt Rosemary Gin and the intriguing Pinot Noir Gin, among others.

Immerse yourself in our cellar door experiences, where you can embark on a sensory journey, sampling our exceptional beverages while surrounded by the picturesque beauty of our vineyards and distillery operations. Our passionate team is here to guide you through our range, sharing their knowledge and stories behind each product.

As a prominent tourism operator in Macarthur, Suffoir invites you to discover the charm and warmth of our region. Our location, just 30 minutes from Port Fairy, offers a convenient escape for both local and international visitors seeking an authentic taste of Victoria's vibrant beverage scene.

Join us for our annual Music in the Vines Festival or be one of the first to experience the unique luxury of our restored Red Rattler accommodation, complete with vineyard views and a cozy firepit. Suffoir is more than just a beverage destination – it's an invitation to explore, indulge, and create lasting memories.

We look forward to welcoming you to Suffoir, where craft, heritage, and nature harmoniously intertwine to deliver an unforgettable experience.

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Gin paddles.
Wine tastings.
Beer paddles.
Light lunch menu.
Events venue.

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Sunday 12:30-5



Pinot Noir.
​Single Vineyard.
Hand-crafted on site.

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​Small batch.
No additives.
Pure craft genius.

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Suffoir's 7 Deadly Gins 

Suffoir Just another lemon tree gin

Just another lemon tree Gin

This gin exudes a bright and zesty character. On the nose, fresh lemon zest aromas are complemented by hints of herbal notes from the lemon myrtle and lemon-scented gum. The palate reveals a burst of citrus flavors, dominated by lemon, with a gentle juniper backbone and a subtle coriander spice. The finish is clean and refreshing, leaving a lingering lemony brightness.

Rooibos Gin

This gin showcases a captivating blend of botanicals and rooibos tea. The aroma is a delightful combination of juniper, citrus, and warm spices like star anise and cassia bark. On the palate, the gin reveals a complex harmony of flavors, with juniper taking the lead, followed by zesty lime, subtle coriander, and the distinctive earthiness of rooibos. The finish is smooth and lingering, with a hint of spice.

Suffoir Rooibos gin
The Chameleon color changing gin from Suffoir

The Chameleon Gin

The nose offers strawberry and pomegranate, with a touch of intrigue. On the palate, the gin surprises with a burst of sweet strawberry and floral flavors, alongside classic juniper. The addition of butterfly pea flower imparts a mesmerizing color-changing effect. The finish is enigmatic, leaving a sense of discovery.

Australian Botanical Gin

A celebration of native Australian botanicals, this gin captivates the senses. The nose reveals a medley of fragrant finger lime, juniper, and a hint of spice. On the palate, the flavors are rich and complex, with vibrant juniper, zesty finger lime and Tasmanian pepper berry taking the forefront. Supporting botanicals like cassia, orris root, and star anise add depth and intrigue. The finish is smooth and lingering, showcasing the essence of native botanicals.

Suffoir Australian Native Botanical Gin
Suffoir Sweet Smoke Rosemary Gin

Sweet Smoke Rosemary Gin

Experience a harmonious blend of sweet and smoky flavors with this exceptional gin. Macerated and vapour-infused with juniper, lemon zest, coriander, and rosemary, it embodies a unique character. The additional steeping of charred rosemary enhances the smoky essence, while the citrus and herbal notes create a beautifully balanced gin.

Pinot Noir Gin

This gin undergoes a unique infusion process with Pinot Noir grape skins. On the nose, the gin offers juniper and citrus aromas, with a subtle hint of coriander. The palate reveals a harmonious blend of flavors, where the juniper and lemon zest meld seamlessly with the grape-derived notes of red berries and subtle tannins. The finish is elegant and well-rounded, with a gentle fruitiness.

Suffoir Pinot Noir Gin

Sticky Chai Gin

Flockheart Sticky Chai Gin is a celebration of local craftsmanship and seasonal indulgence. On the palate, the gin unfolds with layers of complexity. The initial sip reveals the comforting embrace of chai spices, offering a rich and aromatic experience. Warm cinnamon and cardamom dance gracefully alongside the juniper, creating a symphony of flavors that resonate with seasonal nostalgia. Its enchanting blend of botanicals and spices transports the drinker to a festive wonderland, making it the perfect companion for holiday gatherings and cozy nights in front of the fire.

Suffoir's Estate Grown Pinot Noir Brandy 

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Rethinking Brandy.
The Black Sheep in the distilling family just got a whole lot better.


Bookings open September 2024*

*subject to council approval

Top attractions Port Fairy, Warrnambool, Accommodation
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Well worth the visit, great wine, gin, food and service!

Rare wines, Friendly bartenders, Happy hour, Good selection , Small batch spirits, Knowledgeable staff, Craft beer, Perfect for parties, Great food!

- T. Luckin

Awesome place to go for tasting, great knowledge of the brews! Definitely visiting again
- M. Bryant

Very friendly owners, nice craft beers and yummy cider. Cheese boards were great.Thankyou for a lovely experience. Craft beer, great food, small batch spirits.
- J. Rose

Joined the local South African gathering from Hamilton and Warrnambool.

Great atmosphere and very good service. Well worth a visit.
Friendly bartenders, perfect for parties.

- G. Reader

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