Welcome to the Cellar Door at Tantalus Estate. Tastings available 7 days, 11am to 5pm. Reservations recommended. Kindly note, the Cellar Door will be closed Easter Sunday, 31st of March. (Estate Restaurant Open)

Book a Cellar Door Tasting here.


It’s our pleasure to delight your palate with the elegance, subtlety and unique expression of award-winning Tantalus Wines and Alibi Brewing Co. Beers.


Our experienced and knowledgeable Cellar Door team will guide you through a selection of Estate Wines, all grown on Waiheke Island, our current release flagship Estate Reserve and/or seasonal Craft Beers brewed onsite. Enjoy a taste of Tantalus and Alibi Brewing alongside snacks and desserts if you wish. View our Cellar Door Menu here. We can cater tastings for groups of up to a maximum of 10 people. 



Estate Tasting

$20 per person


Taste three Tantalus Estate Wines, all grown on Waiheke Island, including the current release vintages of our Pinot Gris, Rosé and Merlot/Cabernet-Franc.


Reserve Tasting

$30 per person


Experience the current release of our flagship Reserve range:
Cachette Reserve Chardonnay
Voilé Reserve Syrah
Évoque Reserve Merlot/Cabernets/Malbec
Écluse Reserve Cabernets/Merlot/Malbec.


Exclusive Tasting

 $50 per person


This exclusive tasting starts with a welcome taste of our Tantalus Méthode Traditionnelle. Enjoy a vertical tasting of two Cachette Reserve Chardonnay vintages, followed by a vertical tasting of one of our flagship Reserve Red Wines across three vintages.


We can cater an exclusive tasting for up to a maximum of 10 people.

Please allow 60mins. 

Advanced bookings are required, $150 minimum.



Alibi Beer Paddle

$15 per person


A selection of four seasonal Alibi craft beers. Alibi Brewing Co., is our state-of-the-art microbrewery, nestled in the belly of Tantalus Estate.