The Small Winemakers Centre is home to the finest selection of boutique wines in the Hunter Valley. From traditional varieties to new and emerging, we always have an outstanding line up of wines on tasting.
Nestled in the foothills of Mount View and surrounded by relaxing gardens, Briar Ridge provides the ultimate indulgence. With over 40 years of heritage as one of the Hunters leading producers, Briar Ridge is a must see destination whilst in Hunter Wine Country. Briar Ridge Winemaker Gwyn Olsen was awarded the Hunter Valley Rising Star of the Year at the 2015 Hunter Valley Legends Awards, along with the Gourmet Traveller WINE's Young Winemaker Medal in 2014.
A visitor highlight is the opportunity to experience a day in the life of a viticulturist, winemaker and olive producer. A walking tour into the vineyard, olive grove and winery uncovers what happens behind the scenes. Visitors can linger with a glass of artisan wine and olives on the verandah or in front of the fire with a light lunch. The large estate guesthouse offers the ultimate wine and olive experience, accommodating 10-18 guests - perfect for celebrations, we...
Emma's Cottage Vineyard. Seriously good wine, art and accommodation. Open 2pm to 6pm Friday, 10am to 5pm Sat & Sun. Boutique wines made from the one property the majority of which are sold through our friendly cellar door, you will have trouble finding them anywhere else!
De Bortoli Wines was established in 1928 by Vittorio and Giuseppina De Bortoli and under the direction of their son Deen, became one of the most successful family wine companies in Australia. Today it is in the capable hands of the third generation.
Wynwood Estate is one of the Hunter Valley’s newest wine labels. The vineyard has many old vines, and with local vineyard knowledge, they are prepared and nurtured to produce the excellence in the fruit, while the winemaker, Peter Lane, hand selects the grapes to create the elegance of fine Hunter Valley wine. The Wynwood Estate wine range is comprehensive, there is something to suit an array of wine consumers.
Kinship, a love for the land and a passion for wine-craft were the hallmarks of William Kelman, a founding father of Australian wine. These attributes are today the guiding forces driving the owners of the vineyards that bear his name.
Located on Broke Road in the heart of Wine Country, our boutique cellar door offers premium Hunter wines made with passion and care by Daniel (Buckets) Binet, one of the Hunters new generation of winemakers. Enjoy tasting our wines with our friendly and experienced staff in a warm and relaxed atmosphere matched with spectacular rural views. As well as fine wines we offer a selection of local produce including cheese, olive products and exceptional examples of local art. Our guests are invited to...
Usher Tinkler is one of Australia’s most dynamic young winemakers. Along with his grandfather and father, he is apart of three generations of farming expertise; the dairyman, the cattleman and the winemaker. They all share the same name and united passion for the land. As a tribute to this, Usher Tinkler Wines was born. Usher and wife Ebony bought and renovated the original Pokolbin Church, that was built in 1905, to create a place to showcase their new brand. Shifting a gear in the Hunter...
Stonehurst Cedar Creek is a boutique vineyard along the Wollombi Valley Wine Trail. The richness of the alluvial soil and the high trellising for maximum sunlight and airflow ensure premium quality of fruit. Handpruning, handpicking and no use of insecticides at all, result in great flavoursome wines grown on organic principles. As James Halliday, Australia's most acclaimed wine commentator says- there's "no effort squeezing a few top drops out of Stonehurst!"
You will find McLeish Estate nestled in the heart of the Lower Hunter of Pokolbin. Surrounded by 9 hectares of vineyard which is responsible for producing many Gold and Trophy Award winning wines, available to you from our small privately owned boutique cellar door.
Nowhere in wine country can you sample wines from so many Boutique producers, There is a selection from small premium Hunter Valley winemakers including - Thomas Wines, Margan Family Wine Growers, Polin & Polin, Stormy Ridge, Majors Lane, Lisa McGuigan Wines, & Crisford Family Wines..
Set in the historic Pokolbin Schoolhouse, visitors not only have the chance to taste and purchase our range of premium, single-vineyard, award winning wines, but also discover a hand-picked selection of gourmet products reflecting our quality over quantity philosophy.
Moorebank Vineyard is a Hunter Valley family boutique estate, where outstanding wines come from outstanding grapes. Specialising in ultra premium wines along with a wide rage of hand made, wine inspired condiments. Now taste the lastest range of Ginseng infused wines that are hand crafted by our eldest son Shannon, come and experience an explosion for your taste buds!
Wollombi Wines is a family owned and operated boutique vineyard, adjoining the historic village of Wollombi in the NSW Hunter Valley, gateway to Wine Country. The vineyard is bordered by the beautiful Wollombi Brook, and is open on 7 days a week for cellar door tastings. Why not visit the winery, enjoy a picnic and relax in beautiful surroundings.
Located in the Sweetwater Ridge area of the Hunter, our family owned and operated winery produces trophy winning, small batch wines handcrafted from estate grown fruit. The picturesque location of our vineyards is the perfect setting for sampling some of the Hunter's best wines.
Gartelmann Wines is a boutique cellar door in Lovedale. Sourcing top quality fruit from various locations throughout the Hunter Valley ensures Gartelmann Wines are always of the highest quality. With a number of trophies under their belt, not to mention hundreds of medals, Jan and Jorg Gartelmann feel proud of all their wines and would love for you to sample them.
We invite you to our cellar, adjacent to one of Broke's oldest remaining homesteads, built in the early 1900's. Join us, the winemakers, to share the tastes, sights and people that make our stomping ground unique. Taste our two highly awarded, contemporary brands, Stomp! and Pssst 'n' Broke.
When you take the high road to Mount View you will discover why Tallavera Grove is one of the best kept secrets in the Hunter Valley. With its wisteria covered courtyard and arguably some of the best views the valley has to offer, a visit to Tallavera Grove should definately be on any visitors "to do list".
Having celebrated its 40th vintage in 2010, Hungerford Hill is a Hunter Valley icon and a champion of New South Wales winemaking. Family owned and operated, Hungerford Hill produces a range of exemplary wines from its home in the Hunter Valley as well as cool climate regions of Tumbarumba and Hilltops in Southern New South Wales.
Established in 1970, Brokenwood Wines is one of Australia's most reputable premium wine labels and a must-visit while you're in the Hunter Valley. Consistently listed as a 5-star winery, Brokenwood is home to the famous Graveyard Vineyard Shiraz, the highly acclaimed ILR Reserve Semillon, and the popular Cricket Pitch Range. Visit our Cellar Door for a casual, private or group tasting. And if you're a club member try a 'Tour & Taste' for a behind the scenes look at how wine is made and the u...
Catherine Vale is located in the Broke Fordwich Wine Region of the Hunter Valley.This beautiful part of the Valley is surrounded by National Parks, the Hunter and Brokenback Ranges and the iconic feature of the region is "Yellow Rock". This smiling lizard ensures that the peacefulness of the Valley situated along the Wollombi Brook maintains the integrity of the region.
Since 1988 Two Rivers have specialised in making quality wines from premium grape varietals. Under the watchful eye of award winning Viticulturist Brett Keeping and his wife Linda, Two Rivers is now among the premier vineyards of the Hunter Valley. Our vineyard is situated in the upper reaches of the Hunter Valley on the banks of the region's two dominant waterways – the Hunter and Goulburn rivers which flow on the eastern and southern boundaries of the vineyard. The Two Rivers range is made...
Vinden Estate Wines produce small quantities of premium wine on-site at our Hunter Valley vineyard and winery from hand-picked grapes using the traditional methods of open fermentation, hand plunging and basket pressing. Our range of wines includes the Hunter Valley’s only Alicante Bouschet (a light dry rosé), as well as the classic Hunter Valley wine varietals of Semillon, Basket Press Shiraz, Verdelho, Chardonnay, Premium Merlot, Late Harvest Dessert Wine and Liquer Semillon. ...
Here at Peterson House we specialise in Premium Sparkling Wines of many styles and varieties to suit everyone. We currently produce in excess of 20 sparkling wines, with our number 1 seller being our renowned pink blush.
Come and meet Eric & Vicci at Misty Glen and try some of our fabulous wines in a relaxed atmosphere amongst the vines. We have a great range of wines made to be enjoyed with family and friends whilst indulging in a sumptuous meal or simply when relaxing on the verandah. Our wines are made from grapes grown on the property, we have a wide range from traditional Semillon to the unusual Sparkling Chambourcin.
Glandore Estate has been producing outstanding wines for 3 years now. Exploring new boundaries with verities like Tempranillo and Alborino, Glandore estate is a must visit for all wine lovers when in the Hunter Valley.
Bimbadgen, derived from a local indigenous dialect meaning “a place of good view”, is one of the Hunter's most picturesque wineries, identified by the prominent Spanish bell tower situated on a hill overlooking the bimbadgen vineyards.
Constable Estate Vineyards offers cellar door only sales and tastings, which are conducted by our friendly and knowledgeable staff. We invite you to come and experience fine wines, beautiful art and gardens.
“Individual wines for individual people” Tintilla Estate is for everyone with a love of food, wine and family. One of the Hunter Valley’s best kept secrets this thoughtful family run vineyard and olive grove is a leader in the burgeoning cellar door wine and food experience.
Savannah Estate offers more than just premium wines sourced from some of Australia's top viticultural regions. We also have incredibly friendly and knowledgeable staff to guide you through your tasting, and make it a memorable experience. We believe that tasting good wine should be fun, educational and interesting!
The Eagles Rest Vineyard is nestled high in the valleys of the Brokenback Range in Pokolbin & named after the resident wedge tailed eagles. First planted by Audrey Wilkinson’s grandfather Frederick in the 1800s and originally named “Maluna”. Visitors to our cellar door located at our Echo Ridge Vineyard may taste and purchase a fine range of our premium award winning wines made from hand picked & carefully selected, low yield grapes from our Eagles Rest Vineyard. &...
The Pepper Tree winery was founded in 1991 and has been developed as one of the show places of Hunter Valley Wine Country. It is part of an integrated estate including vineyards, deluxe guest house and one of the region’s most famed restaurants – Robert’s Restaurant.
Views, peace and relaxation. Isn't that what you are looking for? Adina Vineyard was first established as a vineyard in the 1860's. The modern vineyard was re-established in the 1980s and apart from the traditional Hunter favourites - semillon, chardonnay and shiraz - we planted extensive acreage of the Italian favourites, Pinot Grigio and Sangiovese. These were the first plantings of these varieties in the Hunter and in fact one of the very first plantings of them in Australia. So we have a lon...
The Tulloch story began in 1895 when John Younie Tulloch accepted an unusual settlement of a debt - a 43 acre property at Pokolbin, and so began the proud family tradition that continues today. Tulloch produces wines from varieties the Hunter is renowned for, such as Semillon, Chardonnay, Verdelho and Shiraz, together with limited releases, fortified styles and a range of wines avaialble for tasting and sales only from the Cellar Door.
Macquariedale Organic Wines is the first fully Certified Organic/Biodynamic vineyard in the Hunter Valley. We strive to produce beautiful wines grown sustainably and made as naturally as possible. The natural yeast produced by the grapes is used in the wine making process and a very low sulphur regime is followed.
Capercaillie’s ambition is to remain a small winery which is focused entirely upon the creation of premium quality wines. To enhance the range of individual Hunter Valley Wines we select parcels of grapes from other proven regions of Australia, creating exciting multi-area blends which highlight climatic and varietal differences.
Whenever you visit our friendly and knowledgable staff will happily guide you through our range of wines and help you explore the unique characteristics of Hunter wines. We also have an exciting Wine Club that provides Members with an exclusive Privileges Card so they can enjoy a range of benefits and rewards at businesses throughout the Hunter, so make sure you add Oakvale Wines to your 'must visit' list next time you are in the Hunter Valley. Bookings are essential for Group Tastings and Winer...