The Lane

Top choice in Adelaide Hills

Wow! What a cool building, and what a fabulous setting. Camera-conducive views and contemporary varietals (viognier, pinot grigio, pinot gris), plus an outstanding restaurant (book for lunch: two/three/four courses $65/75/85, serving noon to 3pm Wednesday to Monday). Tastings of entry-level wines are free.

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