Levrier by Jo Irvine, a Small Winery Since 1988

Levrier by Jo Irvine is a small winery located in the Barossa Valley region of Southern Australia. Since 1988, Jo Irvine has received a lot of international applause for her winemaking. She knew that one day, she would like to launch her own label of handcrafted wines. Her father was also a top winemaker, as she spent time around the craft of winemaking since a very young age. She worked six vintages in California and Barossa Valley during her winemaking studies and in 2010, she established ‘Wine Wise,’ a 500-tonne processing facility, with her partner Peter and their two boys.

Levrier, means greyhound in French, the other love of Jo Irvine, in addition to winemaking.

The Winery Crafting Wines with Both Eden Valley and Barossa Grapes

Levrier, the name of the winery, is a French word that means greyhound. Jo chose this name to display her love of winemaking and greyhounds, who are both an essential part of her life for the last twenty years. She extends her support to the Greyhound Adoption Programme and has two greyhounds named Daphne and Georgie, who guard her office. All the grapes in her handcrafted wines grow in the Eden Valley and Barossa Valley vineyards. Proper gentle processing, along with aging in French oak barrels are common practice in her style of wine.

Varietals of Levrier Winery

The wines made by Jo include Meslier, Pinot Gris, Merlot, Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Zinfandel grapes. The best grapes help in making their famous red, white, sparkling, and dessert wines. The Levrier Meslier Sparkling Rosé is one of the rarest wines in the world. Through her excellent work, Jo has received many awards and trophies, including a 5-Star rating at the 2019 James Halliday Wine Companion.

Part proceeds of Levrier wine sales go toward the Greyhound Adoption Program of South Australia.

Please hold on a second: the map will load in a few seconds…

Services / Facilities:
Reduced Mobility Access Unavailable Reduced Mobility Access
Not Organic Producer Organic Producer
Resaurant Unavailable Has Restaurant
Hotel Accommodation Unavailable Has Hotel
Kids Activities Unavailable Kids Activities
Pets Allowed Pets Allowed
Bus Parking Available Bus Parking
Cellar Door Sales
Appellation:
Eden Valley, Barossa, Adelaide Hills
Wine Types:
Red Wine, White Wine, Sparkling Wine,
Grape Varieties:

Meslier, Pinot Gris, Chardonnay, Merlot, Zinfandel, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon

Location:
928 Research Road, Nuriootpa Barossa Valley, 14033, 5355, Australia See it on map
Visiting Hours:

By Appointment Only

Spoken Languages: English

Our Wine Experiences

Enter the fascinating world of wine at Levrier By Jo Irvine through one of our activities: choose the experience that thrills you most

Levrier By Jo Irvine

Wine tasting and tour at Levrier by Jo Irvine

16 €
1
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 StarsLoading...
928 Research Road, Nuriootpa Barossa Valley, South Australia, 5355, Australia

Other wineries in South Australia

The South Australia region has a long wine tradition and a number of wineries which will open up the real taste of its wines

Hugh Hamilton Wines

Black Sheep of Australia’s oldest wine family with 180 years of winemaking experience

South Australia
(Australia)
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 StarsLoading...
94 Mcmurtrie Road, Mclaren Vale, Sa, 5171, Australia

God’S Hill / lzi Wines

Where wines are made to drink rather than for money

South Australia
(Australia)
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 StarsLoading...
65, Gods Hill Rd, Lyndoch, South Australia, Australia

Reillys Wines Cellar Door And Restaurant

Award-winning, provincial and handmade Clare Valley wines

South Australia
(Australia)
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 StarsLoading...
Corner Leasingham Road And Hill Street, Mintaro, 14033, 5415, Australia

Knappstein Wines

Medal-winning wines building on a rich heritage

South Australia
(Australia)
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 StarsLoading...
2 Pioneer Ave, Clare, South Australia, 5453, Australia

Other Wineries close to Levrier By Jo Irvine? Browse other Wineries in Barossa Valley or Wineries in South Australia