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..
Pokolbin Brothers Wines is a small family-owned boutique wine business. The sought-after wines are carefully produced from select hand-picked grapes sourced exclusively from our old vine vineyard, established since 1976.
The rammed earth Tasting Room, Margan Restaurant and Barrel Hall at our Broke based winery offers the full food and wind tourism experience. With premium estate grown estate made wines and sensational food, the Margan Restaurant offers a unique and complete wine & food match. Margan Restaurant is proudly Best Restaurant in NSW and Hunter Tourism for the last 3 years in a row.
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.
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.
All the Right Regions for all the Right Reasons. Established in 1970, Brokenwood Wines has evolved from a weekend venture for self-professed hobby winemakers into one of Australia’s most reputable wine labels. From the flagship wine - the famed Graveyard Vineyard Shiraz to the popular Cricket Pitch Range, Brokenwood's commitment to producing wine of the highest quality is always evident.
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!
First Creek Wines are a winery offering the full working winery experience. View the winery operations from the Cellar Door, and join in the daily winery and bottling line tour, every day at 10.30am First Creek Wines is home to the 2011 Hunter Valley Winemaker of the Year - Liz Jackson, and has earned a FIVE star rating in the James Halliday Wine Companion for three successive years 2011, 2012 and 2013. For visitors after a more structured and detailed tasting experience, please...
HARKHAM WINE makes the Hunter Valleys only preservative free wine. We focus on small batches of extremely high quality fruit. Through minimal intervention in the winemaking process, we are able to express most clearly, the amazing terroir driven flavours of the Hunter. All our fruit is carefully handpicked & sorted so we can make a style of wine from 100% naturally fermented Hunter Valley grape juice. Harkham Wine can be found in the best wine bars and high end restaurants around Aust...
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.
“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.
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!
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.
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...
One of the smallest of the Hunter Valley's producers, Mount Broke has produced grapes for many years and had traditionally sold it's grapes to other wineries. Plenty of famous name brands have considered the quality of grapes from this little vineyard to be exceptional and many award winning wines have started their life in this little corner of the Hunter. Since 2000 we have had some of the wines released under our own Mount Broke Wines label - a quite distinctive orange slash label - and since...
Rothvale Vineyard and Winery is family owned and operated. We specialise in the production of high quality boutique wines made in our own winery from the grapes grown on our 75 acre vineyard. Varieties of Semillon, Chardonnay, Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon.
Ernest Hill Wines is a family run boutique winery located in the Hunter Valley in NSW, Australia - just a short drive North of Sydney. We pride ourselves on our range of award winning, limited edition wines that we sell direct to the public Online, by mail order, and at our cellar door. Choose from our award winning range of varietals including Semillon, Chardonnay, Verdelho, Gewurztraminer, Rose, Merlot, Shiraz and our beautiful Dessert wines.
Lambloch Estate is home of The Loch, a highly rated Hunter Valley Shiraz (96 points James Halliday in 2009 & 2010). The elegant and modern Cellar Door has some of the best views in the Valley and offers visitors a chance to relax and enjoy a tasting experience like no other.
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!"
Just outside the hustle and bustle of Central Pokolbin is the vey picturesque Tellace Wines. Set amongst gorgeous gardens is a cosy Cellar door with a fire place for winter and in summer sit out on the wide verandahs and sample some wines grown on the property.
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.
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...
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.
Winemaking couple Damien Stevens & Jodie Belleville, along with partners Daniel & Elle Hart are the hands behind Phat Wine Company's Hart & Hunter brand.Their passion to find a great patch of dirt producing classic Hunter Semillon and Shiraz, created the trophy wining first release of their wine.Determined to start out on the right foot and waiting for the right vineyard sites to show themselves, the partners secured their first Shiraz in 2009, following with Semillon in 2010. The wa...
Mount View Estate was established in 1971. Over the last 40 years it has become of the the Hunter Valley's most awarded wineries. Owning two of the oldest vineyards in the beautiful Mount View region of the Hunter Valley, all of Mount View's wines are 100% estate grown and estate made in our own boutique winery.
Marsh Estate was planted over 40 years ago on the two most famous soil profiles in the Hunter Valley and therefore qualifying for the Heritage Listing Old Vines. Everything is grown, handpicked, made, matured and bottled on site. The entire vineyard is NON-IRRIGATED. If a system similar to the French Appellation came into Australia and in particular the Hunter Valley…Marsh Estate would be the only wine company in the Hunter which would qualify.
Leogate Estate is the ultimate in elegance and a warm welcome. We pride ourselves (pun intended!) on making your visit to our cellar door a personal one, where you will experience our exceptional wine in comfort and style.
“Our aim is to make great wine that actually tastes of where it is grown. We use no herbicides, pesticides or chemical sprays. At Krinklewood we make certified biodynamic organic wines. Our focus is on nurturing our vines to good health, allowing the natural cycle of the season ripen the fruit. This means we are getting great intensity of flavour and a new vibrant fresh style of biodynamic wines with characteristics that are specific to Krinklewood.” says Rod Windrim, Vigneron.
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.
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!
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. ...
Our small, private, family owned vineyard ''Mistletoe'' is located in the beautiful Hermitage Road area of Pokolbin; an area that over many years has become renowned for the quality of the wines it produces.
Keith Tulloch Wines are hand-made with meticulous care, and epitomise the best qualities of boutique Hunter Valley wine. Semillon, Chardonnay & our flagship Kester Shiraz show the classic hallmarks of terroir and style. Our Botrytis Semillon is harvested from naturally occurring Botrytis, and is made with exacting winemaking techniques.
The Home of 'Bluegrass' & Club Equus. At the southern gateway to the world renowned Pokolbin Vineyard Area, lies one of the Hunter Valley's best kept secrets, Saddler's Creek, proud owner of the much coveted title of Australia's Best Boutique Red Wine* for our iconic Bluegrass Cabernet Sauvignon. We dare to be different at Saddler's and if you are looking for a great new experience in wines then you've found it!
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".
Hanging Tree Wines and sits amongst an eclectic mix of vineyards, rustic cottages, and an estate rose garden with magnificent views westward to the iconic Brokenback Ranges. Producers of quality (hand picked) wines, Hanging Tree focuses on estate-grown fruit from 17-year-old Semillon, Chardonnay, Shiraz and Cabernet vines. Winemaker, Andrew Thomas, handcrafts the award-winning Hanging Tree range and was recently awarded Hunter Valley Winemaker of the Year for 2008.
Petersons is a family owned and operated winery, which has been growing wine for 37 years and making wines for 27 years. Nestled in the hills of Mount View in the Hunter Valley, our picturesque backdrop is stunning – and only a quick drive from the main areas of the Hunter. Throughout our tradition, we have been renowned for making small parcels of exceptional quality wines, earning us the prestige of being 2001’s Champion Small Winery of Australia.
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.
Established in 1978, Allandale Winery’s 30 year history is a story of growth and success. Allandale has created an acclaimed portfolio of wines made from their own and selected vineyards in the Hunter Valley, Mudgee, Orange region, Hilltops, Goulbourn Valley and McLaren Vale areas 0f Australia.
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.
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.
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 at Lot 21 Broke Road, Pokolbin, the De Iuliis Wines cellar door and boutique Winery provides the visitor with a warm welcome. Framed by the magnificent Brokenback mountain range, the tasting room is airy and filled with natural light.
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.
Scarborough on Hermitage is another home for Scarborough Wine Co. This bright, modern space is one of the Hunter Valley's most exciting venues and offers a unique and exceptional tasting experience. If you want a definative Hunter Valley experience and to feel like you are part of the extended family, make sure that you stop by. Scarborough Wine Co. Our Home. Your Wine.
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.
Our wines live life on the bright side, bursting with unique regional characteristics of the Hunter Valley. Get your hands on them today by any means possible (we recommend visiting the cellar door or website) www.davidhookwines.com.au
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.
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.
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.
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...
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.
Tatler Wines has won the N.S.W. Wine Awards trophy for the best young white wine in the state, with its 2004 Nigel’s Semillon. In just three short years of showing our wines, we have been awarded 4 trophies and over 100 other medals.
The Cellar Door is located in a charming colonial-style building built from convict hewn sandstone and sold timber bridging beams. Sweeping views from the Verandah Restaurant provide a stunning vista across the Valley, whilst the Cellar Door boasts one of the largest collections of quality Premium boutique wines in the region.
Situated at the northern end of McDonalds Road, Pokolbin, Blueberry Hill is a long established vineyard which was once part of the old McPherson Estate. Grapes from the well established vines produce wonderful characteristics in the wines. Six varieties are grown for wine production - Shiraz, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc.
Recently rated by Gourmet Traveller Wine as one of the Top 10 Cellar Doors in the country, and the only one in NSW, our Cellar Door is perched atop a foot hill of the Brokenback Mountain Ranges, and is a true must see site of the Hunter Valley. Our cellar door staff have a true passion to make each visitor feel welcome and leave with unforgettable memories. Open every day except Christmas Day
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...
A visit to the spacious contemporary Cockfighter's Ghost Cellar Door is one of the highlights of a visit to the Hunter Valley. It is located on the historic Post Office Vineyard and is surrounded by the region’s oldest shiraz vines dating back to the 1890's which makes our Flagship Poole's Rock Shiraz. Meet the vibrant and fabulous Cockfighter's Ghost team who will introduce you to the complete Cockfighter's Ghost portfolio. Try Cellar Door only wines, including Poole's Rock and Co...
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.
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. Gartelmann Winery also provides cheeses and other gourmet products for sale at the cellar door.