Yes said the Seal

Yes said the Seal

Exclusive Bellarine winery located at Flying Brick Cider Co. Delight in the refined maritime climate suite of wines unavailable anywhere else in Australia. Crafted from the finest of Bellarine fruit by leading winemaker Darren Burke.

Exclusive and relative newcomer to the Australian wine scene, Yes said the Seal went straight into Halliday’s Australian Wine Companion as a 5 Star rated winery in 2015, its first year of release.

A proud resident of the renowned Flying Brick Cider House, Yes said the Seal comprises a suite of refined, limited release cool maritime climate wines.   Crafted by leading Bellarine winemaker, Darren Burke, this elite range of wines is refined and complex yet inherently cutting edge.

Yes said the Seal’s stable of wines includes sparkling blanc de blanc reserve 2009, sauvignon, chardonnay, rose, pinot noir and shiraz.  Accumulating accolades include a Geelong Wine Show 2015 Gold for the sparkling, the SNF FLoerger Trophy and Gold at the FACC Les Concours de Vins du Victoria for the Sauvignon and respective ratings of 95 for both the Chardonnay and Shiraz in the Halliday Australian Wine Companion 2016.

The elegant Yes said the Seal branding was created to reflect the acclaimed cool maritime climate backbone intrinsic to Bellarine terroir and wine calibre.

Year Established 2014
Owners David & Lyndsay Sharp
Winemaker Darren Burke
Viticulturist David Braybook
Marketing Manager Lyndsay Sharp
Hectares under Vine 2
Red Varietals
  • Pinot Noir
  • Rose
  • Shiraz
White Varietals
  • Chardonnay
  • Sauvignon Blanc
Sparkling Varietals
  • Sparkling Blanc de Blanc
Awards James Halliday Wine Companion 2016 95/100 Chardonnay 2014
James Halliday Wine Companion 2016 92/100 Pinot Noir 2014
James Halliday Wine Companion 2016 95/100 Shiraz 2014
VIC 100 Wine Awards 2015 Award Shiraz 2014
Geelong Wine Show 2015 Gold Reserve blanc de blanc 2009
Geelong Wine Show 2015 Bronze Sauvignon Blanc 2014
Geelong Wine Show 2015 Bronze Pinot Noir 2014
2015 Le Consours de Vins Victoria Trophy & Gold Sauvignon Blanc 2014
James Halliday Wine Companion 2017 90/100 Sauvignon Blanc 2015
James Halliday Wine Companion 2017 93/100 Rose 2015


Bellarine Peninsula

Winery Type

Cellar Door and Food


  • Award Winning
  • Cafe / Restaurant
  • Functions
  • Live Music
  • Weddings
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Open Times

  • Daily

Cellar Door Hours

Open 7 Days 10am – 5pm
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